Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

May 11, 2013

Bluefield High doubles tennis team wins state championship


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

CHARLESTON — Claire Bailey and Molly Lovern of Bluefield High School are taking home a state championship after winning the girls Class AA-A No. 2 doubles competition at the West Virginia state tennis tournament in Charleston on Saturday.

The Bluefield duo defeated Christina Centofani and Ellie Grubb of Charleston Catholic High School, in a rematch of last spring's No. 2 doubles championship match.

The Bluefield boys doubles team of Tyler Myers and Paul Hoffmann took the runners-up position in Saturday's championship match. They were beaten in the Class AA-A No. 3 doubles finals by Charleston Catholic's Ben Canfield and Noah Cable.

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