Lady Broncos open tennis season

Published 10:28 am Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The Franklin High School Lady Broncos tennis team opened the 2018 tennis season last Friday with a match against the Lady Dragons of Appomattox Regional Governor’s School. Playing on the tennis courts at Franklin High School, though, the home team lost in the match 3-6.

Singles matches played using an eight-game pro set.

Ayara Mabry of Franklin High School hits the ball during a recent singles match. — Frank A. Davis | Tidewater News

DeAnna Freeman of Franklin High School keeps her eye on the ball during a singles match. — Frank A. Davis | Tidewater News


1. Ayara Mabry won 8-0 over Kasra Carrington

2. DeAnna Freeman won over Iyana Cary

3. Alexis Bradshaw won 8-3 over Mina Sharp

4. Nikea Freeman lost 3-8 to Rachel Lilyman

5. Carneshia Whitehead lost 1-8 to Olivia Harrija

6. Charlene Rawlings of ARGS won by default

Doubles matches played using an 8 game pro set.


1. Maybry/Bradshaw lost 3-8 to Carrington/Lilyman

2. D. Freeman/N. Freeman lost 0-8 to Cary/Harrija

3. Sharp/Rawlings of ARGS won by default