WARRENTON – At home for the second consecutive week, Warren County posted another shutout win Friday night, defeating Weldon 52-0.
Playing in windy conditions, the Kerr-Vance Academy girls tennis team had no trouble shutting out Franklinton 9-0 at Bugg Tennis Complex on Thursday. The victory improved Kerr-Vance’s record to 9-3 overall and 4-0 in conference, while Franklinton dropped to 1-5 overall and 1-3 in conference.
“A win is a win,” Kerr-Vance coach Hilda Delbridge said. “We were just glad to be out here playing. We had a rainy day (Wednesday), so everybody was back out trying to get on a roll.”
For the second week in a row, Warren County High will play football in front of its home fans. Northern Vance, Southern Vance and J.F. Webb will all travel.
Spend some time with coaches, parents or fans who have long been entrenched in Tri-County basketball and you’ll hear the stories — tales of playground legends and athletes who could have made it big “if they had just ...”
Lorenzo Ortiz scored each of Kerr-Vance Academy’s goals Friday in the Spartans’ 3-0 win over Oakwood.
Playing at home for the first time this season on Friday against Northwest Halifax, Warren County aspired to deliver a performance that would make its fans proud.
Southern Vance, Warren County and J.F. Webb each are at home Friday while Northern Vance returns to the field next week at Southern Durham.
“WE ARE READY FOR YOU!”
The chant is what J.F. Webb’s volleyball team echoed moments before Thursday’s 3-A Big Eight Conference matchup against Northern Vance.
In a battle between two teams vying for their first wins of the season, Bunn’s girls tennis team (1-3 overall, 1-2 conference) grinded out a 5-4 victory over 2-A Northern Carolina Conference foe Southern Vance (0-7 overall, 0-5 conference) at Fox Pond Park on Tuesday.
Kerr-Vance Academy defeated Greenfield 6-3 Tuesday in varsity tennis.