Doubles: Fuchs/Fuchs (NW) defeated Scheper/C. Hobson 11-9. Tan/Camie Hobson (P) defeated Matsuoka/Wong 10-6. McGuirk/Grace King (NW) defeated Sarah Kate Murphy/Hunte 10-7.
Northwest Guilford's girls tennis team survived a tough battle in the first round of the 4-A tennis championships.
The Lady Vikings took two of three doubles matchups to advance after downing Charlotte Providence 5-4 on Oct. 16.
Sisters Joelle and Jasmine Fuchs combined for an 11-9 win against Abby Scheper and Chandler Hobson in the No. 1 doubles clash, while Lindsey McGuirk and Grace King posted a 10-7 win against Jenna Hunte and Sarah Kate Murphy at No. 3 doubles.
In singles, Jasmine Fuchs was victorious in the No. 2 match, topping Haley Tan 6-2, 0-6, 10-6 while No. 3 Shiori Matsuoka topped Hobson 7-6, 6-3.
No. 5 Isabella Wong added the Vikings' third singles win, topping Murphy 6-1, 6-1.
Providence's Sheper topped Joelle Fuchs 6-2, 6-2 at No. 1, while Chandler Hobson posted a 7-5, 7-5 win against McGuirk at No. 4 and Hunte defeated Madeline Bagby 6-3, 6-2 at No. 6 singles. Tan and Camie Hobson then defeated Matsuoka and Wong 10-6 at No. 2 doubles.