Warriors capture Tar Heel showdown

JACKSON — Lawrence Academy dealt Northeast Academy a 5-4 setback on Wednesday in a matchup of NCISAA Tar Heel tennis outfits.

The area rivals return to action on Tuesday at the Northampton County Recreation Department and Cultural & Wellness Center, with first serve at 4 p.m.

Individual match results are as follows:

Doubles

1. Jessie Martin-Lizzie Smith (NEA) def. Emma Cobb-Isabella Spruill, 8-2

2. Perris Clayton-Annie Hayes Trowell (LA) def. Emalee Jones-Kiersten Flythe, 8-4

3. LA 1, NEA 0

Singles

1. Jessie Martin (NEA) def. Emma Cobb, 6-1 6-1

2. Emalee Jones (NEA) def. Isabella Spruill, 6-4 6-1

3. Lizzie Smith (NEA) def. Perris Clayton, 7-5 6-0

4. Annie Hayes Trowell (LA) def. Kiersten Flythe, 6-0 6-0

5. Lucy Spruill (LA) def. Harley Pierce, 6-0 6-0

6. LA 1, NEA 0