ECCC Tennis Teams topple Holmes

Winning ways continue for East Central Community College’s tennis squads following a pair of 8-1 victories over Holmes Community College last Wednesday on the Decatur campus.

In women’s singles, Hannah Peoples of Winston Academy defeated Anna Clair Shores, 6-0, 6-1; Alana Turner of Florence beat Johnna White, 6-0, 6-3; Amber Pierce of Leake Academy clipped Jennifer Rule, 6-1, 6-0; Nan Hartness of Winston Academy beat Katherine Woods, 6-2, 6-0; and Katlyn Patrick of Forest blitzed Sarah Walden, 6-0. 6-0. Hannah Smith of Leake Academy fell to Elizabeth Petro, 6-1, 6-3.

In women’s doubles, Turner and Pierce shutout Walden/White, 8-0; Peoples and Hartness blitzed Rule/Woods, 8-0; and the Forest team of Lauren Peterson and Kristine Jenkins held on to clip Shores/Petro, 8-6.

In men’s singles, Juan Miranda of