Oct. 6-7 Fauquier County high school sports roundup
The Highland Hawks swept the Wakefield girls tennis team, 7-0, Wednesday at home in Warrenton to improve their record to 4-2 (3-2 Delaney Athletic Conference).
Hawks No. 1 singles player Brynn Gibson defeated Kristen Guiney, 8-1, while No. 2 Soleil Becker beat Sara Rheingten, 8-3, No. 3 Logan Van de Water topped Sally Hwang, 8-5, No. 4 Abbey Wills defeated Gwynni Hoffman, 8-2, and No. 5 Caroline Lawson beat Rachel Bryant, 8-2.
The No. 1 doubles team of Gibson and Lawson defeated Hwang and Rheingten, 8-4, and the No. 2 team of Van de Water and Wills beat Hoffman and Avery Davis, 8-5.
Middleburg volleyball 3, Highland 0
The Highland volleyball team lost to top-ranked Middleburg, 3-0, Tuesday on the road.
With the 25-14, 25-10, 25-12 loss, Highland's record fell to 2-3 (2-1 Delaney Athletic Conference). The Hawks are ranked No. 8 in the latest VISAA Division II state poll while Middleburg is No. 1.
"Statistically [we] were not very strong but I was pleased with the effort," Highland coach Gary Hicklin said. "Middleburg is deserving of their league-leading record.”
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