Union City Tennis Wins Matches Against Obion County Central

 Union City Tennis Wins Matches Against Obion County Central

Union City claimed win in both girls and boys tennis against Obiion County Central on Monday. (photos: Mike Hutchens – School Communications Director)

(photo: Mike Hutchens)

Union City’s girls’ tennis team avenged an earlier loss to Obion Central with a convincing 6-1 victory over the Lady Rebels on Monday.

School Communications Director Mike Hutchens said the match win was the third straight for the Tornado girls, evening their seasonal mark at 4-4.

The victory also moved Union City into a first-place tie with Obion County Central in the district standings.

The Lady Twisters, dropped a close 4-3 decision to Central two weeks ago, but won four of five singles matches and both doubles matches in Monday’s rematch.

Shelby Bondurant and Molly Kizer dominated with 8-2 triumphs at the top two singles spots, then teamed for another solid 8-2 victory in doubles play.

Davy Frankum returned to the lineup after missing several matches due to injury and won 8-3 at the No. 3 singles spot before then teaming with twin-sister Dani to win at the No. 2 doubles level.

The Union City boys were also triumphant, completing a season sweep of the Rebels with a 5-2 win.

Charleton Wisener and Bryce White were winners in singles and doubles to key the Tornado victory.

Landon McAdams also picked up a critical 8-4 singles win for Union City, who are now 3-4 on the season.

Charles Choate