Friday 3/08/2019 @ 4:30 PM
(A) vs Murray High Doubles Tournament
Graves County tennis team started the season with a tournament at Kenlake Tennis Center in Aurora, KY. One Eagle and one Lady Eagle team advanced and won their division in the preseason tournament. Junior Isaac Carrico and sophomore Brady Ellegood won over Miles and Putz from Murray High, 8-0, on Friday and followed that up with an 8-2 decision over Allen and Smetana of Murray in the finals. Mark Whitaker and Tucker George won their first match over Phillips and Dawson of Calloway County, 8-0 but lost in the finals to Allen and Kough of Murray High, 8-6. Newcomers Clay Cooper and Cole Farthing lost to Allen and Kough of Murray, 8-1, but defeated Phillips and Dawson of Calloway County, 8-3 in the consolation final.
In Lady Eagle play, sophomore Laken Shultz and junior Makayla Whitaker won over Swain and Mikulcik from Calloway County, 8-0, on Friday and followed that up with an 8-5 decision over Whitaker and Taylor of Murray High. In the finals, the Lady Eagle duo defeated Vanover and Karvounis of Murray 8-1. Sophomore Allie Clark and freshman Maddy Williams lost to Molly Null and Megan Null of Mayfield by an 8-2 score but defeated Mikulcik and Houston of Calloway County, 8-3. Freshman Audrey Lamb and Josie Erdman lost a close match on Friday to Vanover and Kourvonis of Murray 8-6 and lost o Taylor and Vanover of Murray 8-2.