FINALS SET IN NCHSAA STATE 1-A WOMEN’S TENNIS
CARY – The matchups are now set for the singles and doubles finals in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 1-A women’s tennis championships at the Cary Tennis Center after Friday’s opening day action.
Morgan Blount of Durham Voyager Academy will take on Marisa Deininger of Community School of Davidson for the singles title after both won a pair of Friday matches. Deininger was the 2013 1-A singles runner-up.
The doubles championship will send Elkin’s Miracle Walters and Morgan Randleman against the Bishop McGuinness pair of Morgan Auger and Anna Petrangeli. Both teams earned two straight set victories in Friday’s action.
The field for the 1-A tennis has eight entries in singles and doubles, so Saturday’s finals are the only matches scheduled.
NORTH CAROLINA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
2015 1-A WOMEN’S TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Cary Tennis Center, Cary
Singles – Quarterfinals
Morgan Blount (Durham Voyager Academy) def. Katya Landon (Chatham Charter) 6-3, retired; Diana Alexandrov (Winston-Salem Atkins) def. Julissa Quintanilla (North Duplin) 6-1, 6-0; Marisa Deininger (Community School of Davidson) def. Camyrn McClure (Raleigh Charter) 6-0, 6-1; Lydia Miller (Matthews Queen’s Grant) def. Kaylyn Norville (Tarboro) 6-3, 6-1.
Singles — Semifinals
Blount (Voyager Academy) def. Alexandrov (Winston-Salem Atkins) 6-3, 7-5; Deininger (Community School of Davidson) def. Miller (Queen’s Grant) 6-1, 6-0.
Singles Championship – Saturday 9 a.m.
Morgan Blount (Voyager Academy) vs. Marisa Deininger (Community School of Davidson)
Doubles — First Round
Miracle Walters-Morgan Randleman (Elkin) def. MacKenzie DeLoatch-Logan Furr (Raleigh Charter) 7-5, 6-4; Courtney Williamson-Lindsey Batten (Chatham Central) def. Chase Barnhill-Sarahgrace Snipes (Whiteville) 6-0, 6-2;
Morgan Auger-Anna Petrangeli (Kernersville Bishop McGuinness) def. Clair Joyner-Danielle Park (Frankin Academy) 6-1, 6-1; Elizabeth Romero-Jade Cagle (East Montgomery) def. McKenzie Mixon-Kristin Davis (Riverside-Martin) 6-1, 6-1.
Doubles — Semifinals
Walters-Randleman (Elkin) def. Williamson-Batten (Chatham Central) 6-1, 7-5; Auger-Petrangeli (Bishop McGuinness) def. Romero-Cagle (East Montgomery) 6-3, 6-1.
Doubles Championship – Saturday 9 am
Miracle Walters-Morgan Randleman (Elkin) vs. Morgan Auger-Anna Petrangeli (Kernersville Bishop McGuinness)