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Local tennis players dominate all-conference team

Matthew Gorry Sports Writer

November 13, 2013

Area tennis players dominated the All-Mountain Valley Conference team, the league announced earlier this month.


Two-time defending conference champion East Wilkes placed four players on the first team, led by individual league champ Molly Callaway. Abby Burchette, ShaNisha White and McKenzie Stokes also received all-conference honors.


Conference doubles champions Payton Nicholson and Miracle Walters headlined Elkin’s four honorees. Makayla Dimmette and Ally Gentry also were named to the All-MVAC squad.


Madison McLellan and Kristin Nicks earned first-team honors for Starmount.


The complete all-conference team is below:


Champion - East Wilkes


Player of the Year - Hallie Brown (Ashe County)


Coach of the Year - Aaron Simmons (East Wilkes)


All-Conference


Molly Andrews (Alleghany)


Hallie Brown (Ashe County)


McKayla Bumgarner (West Wilkes)


Abby Burchette (East Wilkes)


Molly Callaway (East Wilkes)


Ella Copeland (Ashe County)


Kasey Curcio (Ashe County)


Kallie Dalton (Alleghany)


Makayla Dimmette (Elkin)


Ally Gentry (Elkin)


Mary Hollis (Wilkes Central)


Mackenzie Ingle (Wilkes Central)


Marissa Ingle (Wilkes Central)


Amandon Limon (West Wilkes)


Madison McLellan (Starmount)


Grace Miller (Ashe County)


Payton Nicholson (Elkin)


Kristin Nicks (Starmount)


Bri Roten (Wilkes Central)


McKenzie Stokes (East Wilkes)


Mary Austin Tugman (Ashe County)


Miracle Walters (Elkin)


ShaNisha White (East Wilkes)


Maggie Witherspoon (Ashe County)


Reach Matthew Gorry at 835-1513 or mgorry@civitasmedia.com.