TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

April 19, 2013

W’burg drops 7-2 decision to South


TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

CORBIN — By Les Dixon

Sports Editor

SOUTH LAUREL — The Williamsburg Lady Yellow Jackets continue to show signs of improvement and picked up a couple of wins during their 7-2 loss to the South Laurel Lady Cardinals.

Defending region champion Neha Rao won her match against Rachel Rains, 8-0, while Williamsburg’s Hannah Thomas picked up an 8-3 victory in singles action while Tess Perkins and Hannah Byrd won their doubles match, 8-6.

Girls

South Laurel 7, Williamsburg 2

Singles

No. 1 Rachel Rains (W) lost to Neha Rao (SL), 8-0

No. 2 Kaitlyn Taylor (W) lost to Emily Turner (SL), 8-6

No. 3 Jena Shaw (W) lost Makenzie Jones (SL), 8-3

No. 4 Tess Perkins (W) lost to Savanna Durham (SL), 8-3

No. 5 Hannah Thomas (W) def. Kayla Cornett (SL), 8-3

No. 6 Hannah Byrd lost to Hannah Amburgey (SL), 8-3

Doubles

No. 1 Rains/Shaw (W) lost to Rao/Turner (SL), 8-0

No. 2 Taylor/Thomas (W) lost to Jones/Durham (SL), 8-3

No. 3 Perkins/Byrd (W) def. Amburgey/McCowan (SL), 8-6