Lady Bronco netters end season with 2-8 loss

Published 10:18 am Monday, May 15, 2017

by Frank A. Davis

The Franklin High School Lady Broncos tennis team played its last match of the season and lost 2-8 to the Lady Dragons of Appomattox Regional Governor’s School.

Franklin HIgh School’s No. 5 Sierra Newby hits a forehand shot during a singles match. — Frank A. Davis | Tidewater News

The highlight of the match played on Wednesday at Franklin High School was that senior Erin Kamilovich ended the season being undefeated in singles play. She won easily 8-1 over Sarah Seward.

The only other win for the Lady Broncos came on the racquet of DeAnna Mayberry as she won 8-4 over Tai Samuels.

The Lady Broncos will now prepare for the district tournament that will be at the tennis courts of Franklin High School on May 18-19.

 Singles Matches played using an 8 game pro set.

(Franklin versus ARGS, respectively)

1. Erin Karmilovich won 8-1 over Sarah Seward

2. Jada Barnes lost 3-8 against Tabitha Pagan

3. DeAnna Mayberry won 8-4 over Tai Samuels

4. Ayanna Maybry lost 1-8 against Darby Lindsay

5. Sierra Newby lost 5-8 against Carol Avery

6. Geniyah Everette lost 0-8 against Kasia Carrington

• Doubles matches played using an 8 game pro set.

(Franklin versus ARGS, respectively)

1. Jada Barnes/Erin Karmilovich lost 4-8 against T. Pagan/Sarah Seward

2. Ayanna Maybry/ Sierra Newby lost 6-8 against D. Lindsay/Tai Samuels

3. DeAnna Mayberry/Geniyah Everette forfeited to Carol Avery/Kasia Carrington