First Posted: 1/15/2009
PEMBROKE - Whitney Jones, Elicia Dellinger and Angelica Chavis each won twice in singles competition for Purnell Swett High on Tuesday as the Lady Rams swept a pair from Pine Forest on the tennis courts.
Purnell Swett won the completion of a suspended match, 5-4, then beat Pine Forest in the regularly scheduled match, 5-2.
The win improves the Lady Rams to 8-4 overall and keeps them in contention for a Two Rivers Conference title at 8-2.
Lumberton and Terry Sanford are also 8-2 in the conference.
Lady Pirates fall, 3-0
In Lumberton, Terry Sanford overpowered the Lady Pirates on the volleyball court and stayed perfect in the conference with a 25-17, 25-11 and 25-16 win.
terry Sanford is now 15-1 overall and 10-0 in the conference.
Lumberton wins, 8-1
Except for a tough loss at No. 6 singles, the Lumberton High girls tennis team nearly swept Cape Fear on Tuesday, 8-1.
Anna Musselwhite and Katye Jobe shut out their opponents at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively.
Lumberton is now 8-2.