High School Baseball

Northgate swept by Starr’s Mill in region play

The Northgate boys and girls tennis teams were swept by the Starr’s Mill Panthers in a Region 4-AAAAA meeting Thursday afternoon

Northgate lost both by a 4-1 decision.

In boys action, Cole Chenowith picked up the Vikings lone win at No. 2 singles, outlasting Miguel Gonzalez in three sets for a 6-2, 4-6, 10-7 victory.

The Lady Panthers also picked up their only win at No. 2 singles as Hayley Hasberger defeated Jennifer Kurtz 6-0, 6-1.

In other action for the Northgate boys, Larry Sloan fell to Noah McPherson, 6-3, 6-1, and Nate Taylor lost to Drew Dohany 6-1, 6-1.

The Vikings also dropped both doubles matches with Daniel Blocker and Alex Waldon falling to Chris Sellers and Billy Porter 6-4, 6-1.

Nathan Tanner and Peyton Thomas lost to Daniel Goorsky and Nick Porter 6-2-6-2.

For the Northgate girls, Danielle Rankin los to Erin Egoroff 6-0, 6-1 in No. 1 singles.

Ally Chenworth fell to Megan Beck 6-2, 6-4.

In doubles action, Northgate’s Sarah Guilot lost to Amanda Nima and Shanno McKillip 6-2-61.

Lauren Handley and Sydney Wells fell to Mary Katherine Lloyd and Megan Beck 6-3, 6-2.The Lady Vikings doubles team of Sadie Proctor and Lauren Schrexnayder won their exhibition match 8-3, while the boys doubles team of D.J. Hernandez and Tanner Kelly lost 8-2.

Late Wednesday

EAST COWETA SWEEPS DOUGLAS COUNTY: East Coweta lineups dominated a Region 3-AAAAAA sweep over Douglas County on Wednesday, with the Indians staying undefeated against region foes.

The Indians posted a 5-0 victory over the Tigers. The win moved East Coweta’s boys to 7-3 overall and 3-0 in 3-AAAAAA play.

Three of East Coweta’s five victories ended in 8-1 decisions including one from the Indians’ No. 1 doubles team of Andy and Oliver Truong. Both players improved individual records to 7-3 on the season.

At No. 2 doubles, Jun Kwon and Nick Smith combined for an 8-1 victory while moving to 4-1 on the year. East Coweta No. 2 singles player Mitchell Corley also wrapped up his match just as quickly with an 8-1 win.

The Indians capped off the sweep with singles victories from Matt Byers (8-4) at the No. 1 position and Moises Escobar (8-5) at the No. 3 spot.

The Lady Indians pushed its region record to 2-1 and 4-5 overall by taking four of five matches against Douglas County’s girls.

East Coweta’s only loss was a 8-7 loss by its No. 1 doubles team of Taylor Morris and Raelee Heinz where the duo dropped a tiebreaker 7-3.

The Lady Indians swept all three singles matches led by Gillian Revoir’s shutout at the No. 3 position. Priscilla Truong and Jasmine Taylor each earned 8-4 decisions at the No. 1 and No. 2. spots, respectively.

East Coweta’s girls also captured an 8-3 victory at No. 2 doubles from Nicole Tansey and Leondra Head.

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