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West Rowan tops Carson in NPC tennis opener

Falcons win big NPC tennis match

Wayne Hinshaw/for the Salisbury Post …
Carson’s Lindsey Conrad, playing No. 2 singles, won over West Rowan’s Madison Smith, 6-2, 6-2, during Wednesday afternoon’s NPC tennis match.

CHINA GROVE — West Rowan’s girls tennis team opened North Piedmont Conference play with a 6-3 road win at Carson on Thursday.  West is now 6-0 overall while the Cougars fall to 2-1.
SINGLES
No. 1 — Payton Holt (WR) def. Maci Cooper, 6-3, 6-0
No. 2 — Lindsey Conrad (C) def. Madison Smith, 6-2, 6-2
No. 3 — Jadyn Kirkpatrick (C) def. Lacy Waggoner, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2
No. 4 — Skylar Jahnke (WR) def. Carleigh Perry, 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6)
No. 5 — Mira White (WR) def. Allison Sloop, 6-4, 6-0
No. 6 — Kelsie Crider (WR) def. Quinnlan Watson, 6-2, 7-6 (7-5)
DOUBLES

No. 1 — Holt/Waggoner (WR) def. Cooper/Kirkpatrick, 9-8 (4)

No. 2 — Conrad/Sloop (C) def. Crider/Smith, 8-4

No. 3 — Jahnke/White (WR) def. Perry/Watson, 8-3

The Falcons return to action on Wednesday, hosting West Iredell. Carson travels to South Iredell on Thursday.

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