Tennis Takes Season Opener Over Upson Lee

MACON, Ga. – The FPD tennis teams opened the 2014 season on Monday afternoon, February 10, with both squads taking wins over Upson Lee at the FPD Tennis Complex.

The girls match saw the Lady Vikings win 4-1.

Mary Madison Foshee won her singles match over B. Smith 6-0, 6-0 and Summer Sanders overtook T. Newman 6-0, 6-0.

In doubles, FPD’s duo of Yuka Yokoyama and Maggie Moody defeated K. Neighbors and S. Kaur 6-4, 6-4 while Ruth Samuel and Katlyn Smaha bested K. Phillips and G. Vanharist 6-0, 6-0.

In the boys match, the Vikings also took home a 4-1 win.

Brooks Hanson won his singles round match over Upson Lee’s A. Fletcher 6-2, 3-6, 10-7 while Tristan Hilyer picked up the singles win over D. Daniel 6-0, 6-0.

The Vikings also secured two doubles wins, with Bryce Little/Noah Groover and Eliel Ramirez/Josh Wilson.

FPD returns to the court on Thursday, February 13, hosting Strong Rock at 4 p.m.

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FPD 4, Upson-Lee 1


Brooks Hanson (F) def. A. Fletcher (UL) 6-2, 3-6, 10-7

B. Hendrix (UL) def. Tucker Braddy (F) 1-6, 6-4, 7-4

Tristan Hilyer (F) def. D. Daniel (UL) 6-0, 6-0

Eliel Ramirez/Josh Wilson (F) def. J. Smith/J. Pena (UL) 6-3, 6-0

Brice Little/Noah Groover (F) def. D. Smith/S. McDaniel (UL) 6-0, 6-0



FPD 4, Upson-Lee 1


R. Bridges (UL) def. Brianna Fleming (F) 5-7, 6-1, 10-3

Mary Madison Foshee (F) def. B. Smith (UL) 6-0, 6-0

Summer Sanders (F) def. T. Newman (UL) 6-0, 6-0

Yuka Yokoyama/Maggie Moody (F) def. K. Neighbors/S. Kaur (UL) 6-4, 6-4

Ruth Samuel/Katlyn Smaha (F) def. K. Phillips/G.Vanharist (UL) 6-0, 6-0