Collins sisters win two major tourneys

(PHOTO: Courtney and Lindsey Collins. – Photo by Rob Williams)

Sports Editor

Fulton's tennis playing Collins sisters, Courtney and Lindsey, competed in two major junior tennis tournaments the past two weekends and both took the trophy in each event.

Courtney, playing the 12's defeated Mary Jordan Moore, 6-0, 6-0; Anna Davidson, 6-2, 6-2; and Maci Goggins, 6-2, 6-1; to win the Pine Tree Open in Birmingham, Ala.

Lindsey also won the Pine Tree, playing in the 16's defeating Namrata Patel, 6-1, 6-0; Laura Henry, 6-2, 6-1; and Tara Holloway, 6-0, 6-1; in the finals.

In the Mississippi Junior Championships in Grenada, Courtney took the title with wins over Kendall Sziasi, 6-0, 6-0; Madison Coburn, 6-0, 6-1; and Rosemary Moak, 6-0, 6-0.

Lindsey defeated Tan Graham, 6-0, 6-0; Sarah Sprayberry, 6-0, 6-2; and Sierra Woolery in the finals, 1-6, 6-4, 6-3.

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