KVA tennis tops Northern, improves to 2-0

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 05:52 PM

The Kerr-Vance Academy tennis team improved to 2-0 Monday with a 9-0 win at home over Northern Vance.

KVA visited Wayne Country Day Tuesday and Northern travels to Southern Durham today.

KVA 9, NORTHERN 0
Singles

No. 1 — KVA’s Claire Freeman def. Caroline Oakley 7-5, 6-3.
No. 2 — KVA’s Macy Lee Johnson def. Imani Simmons 8-6, 6-5.
No. 3 — KVA’s Betsy Murphy def. Meredith Stevenson 6-1, 6-2.
No. 4 — KVA’s Katie Steg def. Jazmin White 6-0, 6-0.
No. 5 — KVA’s Mary Mills def. Olivia Scott 6-0, 6-0.
No. 6 — KVA’s Holly Steg def. Blair Kimbrell 6-2, 6-0.

Doubles
No. 1 — KVA’s Freeman and Johnson def. Oakley and Simmons 8-2.
No. 2 — KVA’s Murphy and Mills def. Stevenson and White 8-2.
No. 3 — KVA’s Holly Steg and Katie Steg def. Scott and Kimbrell 8-2.

Spartans’ rally held off

Kerr-Vance’s varsity volleyball team fell 28-26 in the fourth set of a 3-1 loss Monday to Cape Fear Christian Academy.

Cape Fear held on in the fourth to complete the (25-12, 25-19, 17-25, 28-26) win.
Rachel Ross powered KVA in the third set from the service line, serving out the game from points 18 to 25.

Sophie Naradzay recorded six blocks for the Spartans, who visited Wayne Country Day Tuesday.

KVA junior varsity volleyball drops match

Kerr-Vance’s junior varsity volleyball team was defeated 2-1 (10-25, 25-23, 16-25) Monday by Cape Fear Christian Academy.

KVA coach William Hoyle highlighted Emma Hogge’s play off the bench in the second and third games as well as the consistency of Kara Ayscue and Ashley Dickerson.

Hogge finished with five digs and four kills; Abbey Boyd and Dickerson each had four kills and Dickerson added four aces; Ayscue was tops in serve receive, adding seven digs; Kaylee Stevenson had three blocks.