February 24, 2014

Prep sports: Bartley leads Lions to win over Dalton



Coahulla Creek boys 3, Christian Heritage 2: The No. 2 doubles team of Andy Dixon and Jake Stevenson won 7-2 in what proved to be the difference-making match as the Colts won at Lakeshore Park in Dalton.

The other doubles win for the Colts (2-0) came from Austin Turner and Donovan Newby, 8-6, while Alex Jarjoura won 6-1, 6-4 at No. 3 singles. Winners for Christian Heritage (0-1) were No. 1 Phillip McClure, 6-0, 6-2, and No. 2 Evan Townsend, 6-2, 7-5.

Because of time constraints, the teams played pro sets for doubles.

Coahulla Creek girls 4, Christian Heritage 1: The Lady Colts (2-0) swept the singles matches and split doubles to top the Lady Lions (0-1) at Lakeshore.

Singles winners for Coahulla Creek were No. 1 Erin Orem, 6-3, 6-1, No. 2 Kathryn Barker, 6-3, 6-1, and No. 3 Katherine Sheppard, 6-3, 6-3.

Olivia Hughes and Madison Zerbe won 8-5 at No. 2 doubles for Coahulla Creek, while Christian Heritage’s No. 1 doubles team of Kacie Griggs and Erin White won 8-3.

• Results from North Murray’s home match with Adairsville were not reported by The Daily Citizen’s deadline.

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