The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

October 3, 2013

Viking netters blank South Creek


TARBORO — Tarboro Lady Viking netters rolled through the Two Rivers Conference match against South Creek Monday. Tarboro dominated in singles and doubles and won 9-0. They improve to 8-6 overall and 3-1 in conference.

Tarboro's No. 1 seed Shayla Thorne rolled through her match against Miranda Heath. Thorne won in straight set, 6-0, 6-0.

Hannah Whitehurst, Tarboro's No. 2 seed, struggled during her first set, but managed to claw her way back and win 7-5 over Tia Baker. Whitehurst controlled the second set and won 6-0.

Tarboro's No. 3 seed Michelle Nguyen played at the top of her game as she blanked her opponent Blair Smith in straight sets, 6-0, 6-0.

In the doubles action, Thorne and Nguyen rolled against Heath and Erin Rawls and defeated them 8-0. Tarboro No. 2 doubles Whitehurst, Kaylyn Norville and No. 3 doubles Monica Latham and Victoria Modlin beat their opponents 8-2.


Thorne def. Heath 6-0, 6-0

Whitehurst def. Baker 7-5, 6-0

Nguyen def. Smith 6-0, 6-0

Norville def. Johnson 6-2, 6-2

Latham def. Varidore 6-2, 6-0

Johnson def. Jackson 6-1, 6-2


Thorne/Nguyen def. Heath/Rawls 8-0

Whitehurst/Norville def. Baker/Johnson 8-2

Latham/Modlin def. Smith/Varnidore 8-2