Lady Griffins Come up Short in Second Round

Fairfield Central’s Bre Coad takes aim in Monday’s second round match with Abbeville. (Photo/Ross Burton)

WINNSBORO – The Lady Griffins tennis team put together a remarkable run, racing into the playoffs undefeated. After a 6-0 sweep of Cheraw in round one on Oct. 31, the Lady Griffins took their first – and last – loss of the season Monday to Abbeville, falling 4-3 on their home court. The Lady Griffins finish the season at 17-1.

Round 1. Oct. 31, at FCHS

Fairfield Central-6 – Cheraw-0

Singles: 

Daijah Davis (FC) def. Hannah Crowder (CHS) 6-0/6-0

Bre Coad (FC)  def. Janna McIntyre  6-1/6-2

Desta Pauling (FC)  def. Chandler McIntyre 6-3/6-0

Chanel Burns (FC)  def. Victoria Harpe 6-1/6-0

Ashontae Woodard (FC) def. Jordon Quick 7-6/6-4

 2nd Doubles:

Moesha Young /Cora Foster (FC) def. Carolina Polsan / Miranda Wallace 6-2/6-1

Round Two. Nov. 4, at FCHS

Abbeville-4 – Fairfield Central-3

Singles: 

Jose Edwards (AH) def. Daijah Davis (FC) 7-5/6-0

Bre Coad (FC) def. Sara Beth Sears 4-6/6-1/10-8

Desta Pauling (FC) def. Kelley Durham    6-4/6-1

Madison Ramey (AH) def. Chanel Burns 1-6/7-5/13-11

Kaitlynn Polatty (AH) def. Ashontoe Woodard 6-0/6-0

 1st Doubles:

Daigh Davis / Bre Coad (FC) def. Josie Edwards & Sara Beth Sears 6-3/6-0

2nd Doubles:

Elyse Guy & Molly Beauford (AH) def. Moesha Young & Cora Foster 6-4/2-6/10-6