Broughton Girl's Tennis Team defeated Panther Creek High School 5-4. Tuesday's match was a battle of #1 versus #2. The Caps fought the toughest opponent they have played all year. Broughton was ahead 4-2 going into doubles. The Caps lost doubles #1 and #2 with the third court down 6-3. Freshmen, Ann Taylor Hinton and Hunter Cox proved to have nerves of steel and were able to fight back for an 8-6 victory and clenched the match for the Caps. Wednesday the Caps play Millbrook to end the regular season schedule. Next week the Caps head into post season play. Thanks to all the Broughton fans who helped the Caps pull off an amazing victory!
Singles: Kane d. M. Smith 6-1, 6-4, S. Smith d. Summerford 6-0, 6-4, King d. Strickland 4-6, 6-4, 10-6, Overcash d. Laiche 3-6, 6-4, 10-6, Hinton d. Tingare 4-6, 6-4, 10-8, Kim d. Cox 6-3, 7-6.
Doubles: Smith/Strickland d. Kane/King 8-0, Smith/Labiche d. Summerford/Overcash 8-3, Hinton/Cox d. Kim/Tingare 8-6.