Morgan’s tennis squads had a full week sweeping Monroe Area in 8-AAA Region play, but taking a loss to one of the frontrunners in the region, Franklin County, later in the week.
The only winner for Morgan’s girls at Franklin was Avery Kirby who came away with a 6-2, 6-2 victory. The win over the Purple Hurricanes saw winners across the board. The scores included Kirby at 6-0, 6-0, Madison Gasque with an identical 6-0, 6-0, and Mariella Plumley 6-1, 6-0 in singles matches. The girls’ number one doubles team of Caroline Rittenhouse and Sara Moore came out 6-0, 6-2 to end the match early.
The boys got similar wins at numbers one through three singles. John Cardwell, Wyatt Breedlove, and Owen Anderson made quick work of their opponents with scores of 6-0, 6-1/6-0, 6-1/and 6-1, 6-2 respectively. In number one doubles it was James Martin and Ben Gill taking care of business 6-0, 6-0.