PREP NOTEBOOK: Hickory ends N-C's home streak
The Newton-Conover's long home winning streak on the tennis court came to an end Monday with a 6-3 loss to Hickory.
The Red Devils (1-2) had won 64 consecutive matches dating back to 2007 before the Red Tornadoes non-conference court victory.
Newton-Conover starts conference play Tuesday with a match against South Iredell hoping to keep another long streak going. The Red Devils have won 61-straight conference matches heading into their match against the Vikings.
Hickory 6, Newton-Conover 3
Ryan Lampe (N-C) def. Brad Bowman 6-4, 7-5; Daniel May (H) def. John Tate 2-6, 6-4, 11-9; Alex Arditti (H) def. Tyler Barrymore 6-2, 3-6, 10-8; Luke Kessel (H) def. Hunter Nestor 6-4, 6-1; Jesse Gill (N-C) def. Will Arditti 6-3, 4-6, 10-5; Nick Carlton (H) def. Shivam Desai 6-1, 6-4.
Lampe-Tate (N-C) def. May-A.Arditti 8-5; Bowman-Kessel (H) def. Barrymore-Gill 8-2; Bailey Poston-Peter Marsen (H) def. Dan Avis-Anthony Dehart 8-4.
David Dominguez (N-C) def. Hickory, 6-5
Lake Norman 9, Fred T. Foard 0
Grey Dow (LN) def. Jacob Stinson 6-0, 6-0; Shravan Rajan (LN) def. Jacob Bechtol 6-0, 6-0; Patrick Lowery (LN) def. Russell Michaels 6-0, 6-0; Hamit Coody (LN) def. Alex Lowdermilk 6-1, 6-0; Bailey Abernathy (LN) def. Jil Patel 6-0, 6-0; Clay Bruin (LN) def. Samuel Hefner 6-1, 6-0.
Dow-Lowery (LN) def. Stinson-Bechtol 8-0; Coody-Sam Gallagher(LN) def. Michaels-Lowdermilk 8-2; Abernathy-Gunner Goodway(LN) def. Patel-Hefner 8-1.
Austin Shafers-Mike Crisp (LN) d. Grant Logan-Pierce Hayes 8-1; Tanner Purvis-Cameron Sweet (LN) def. Bryce Carter-Raul Marita 8-1.