Cardinals tennis moves to 5-3 for the season

By Kristian Russell -

SPARTA — The East Wilkes ladies tennis team moved its overall record to 5-3 with a win over Alleghany on Tuesday afternoon.

The Cardinals won every match but one, as Ashe County’s Iridian Lopez defeated Maddi Lester. Lester battled Lopez to three sets as she won the first set 6-3, but lost the second set and the tiebreaker. In doubles, the Cardinals won every set by a score of 8-2.

Full results are listed below. East Wilkes next match will be Sept. 8 at North Wilkes, results were not available by press deadline.


#1 Iridian Lopez (A) d. Maddi Lester 3-6, 6-4, 10-7

#2 Kari Hodges (EW) d. Cassidy Cleary 6-3, 6-1

#3 Brie Jarvis (EW) d. Yannia Nordelo 6-1, 6-0

#4 Kinsey Crabb (EW) d. Teri Hall 6-1, 6-1

#5 Abby Reeves (EW) d. Katelyn Davis 6-0, 6-1

#6 Leah Nance (EW) d. Lillie Yeoman 6-0, 6-0


#1 Lester/Jarvis (EW) d. Lopez/Nordelo 8-2

#2 Hodges/Reeves (EW) d. Cleary/Davis 8-2

#3 Crabb/Nance (EW) d. Hall/Yeoman 8-2

By Kristian Russell

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