The Rome girls’ tennis team kicked off the season in superb style Thursday by sweeping Cedartown on the road, 5-0.
Two outstanding athletes, who excelled on the diamond and even on the hardwood, have been selected as the 2015-2016 Athletes of the Year for Walker County.
In 2015, LaFayette’s Madison Denny was named the Walker County Singles Player of the Year, while her classmates Cass and Will Benson garnered Doubles Team of the Year status.
As their opponents walked away from Darlington’s tennis courts Saturday, the Lady Tigers remained behind — taking pictures with each other, talking about their matches and hearing from their coaches.
WATKINSVILLE — After upsetting No. 1 seeds Peach County and Central-Carroll in its run to the Final Four, Sonoraville’s boys tennis team didn’t have one more magical match in them against a higher-seeded opponent.
It’s been an exciting last few days for the girls’ tennis programs at Darlington and Unity Christian schools.