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BLADENBORO – First-place West Bladen improved to 4-0 on the season Tuesday with a 9-0 sweep of Red Springs in Three Rivers Conference women’s tennis action.


Savannah Lee (WB) defeated Hermelinda Mendoza (RS) 6-0, 6-0

Autumn Brisson (WB) defeated Stephanie Alejandro (RS) 6-1, 6-2

Alyssa Bell (WB) defeated Aurely Cruz (RS) 6-0, 6-0

Mireya Sandoval (WB) defeated Alexandra Macias (RS) 6-3, 6-1

Alyssa Smith (WB) defeated Francisca Meneses (RS) 6-1, 6-1

Haleigh Dunn (WB) defeated Kennedy McNeill (RS) 6-1, 6-1


Bell/Brisson (WB) defeated Mendoza/Alejandro (RS) 8-4

Lee/Dunn (WB) defeated Cruz/Macias (RS) 8-0

Smith/Sandoval (WB) defeated McNeill/Itzel Lopez (RS) 8-0

Coach Billy Bryant’s Lady Knights moved into sole possession of first place in the TRC Monday when South Columbus defeated Whiteville. West Bladen will travel to East Columbus Thursday in a 4 p.m. match.