04/29/04 — Tennis -- Aycock comes up big on big points

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Tennis -- Aycock comes up big on big points

By News-Argus Staff
Published in Sports on April 29, 2004 1:57 PM

PIKEVILLE -- Charles B. Aycock's Brandon Howard and David Williams won third-set tiebreakers at number three and four singles as the Golden Falcons defeated Wilson Fike 6-3 in non-conference action on Wednesday at home.

"We played well on the big points and that was the difference in the match," Aycock coach Luke Vail said.

Danny Fairchild, Howard, Sean Kelly and Williams all won singles matches for the Falcons, while Aycock's doubles combinations of Fairchild-Howard and Williams-John Ball emerged with wins.

Fike dropped to 11-7 with the loss.

Aycock improved to 10-6 overall and will return to Class 3-A Eastern Carolina Conference action today at home against rival Eastern Wayne.

C.B. Aycock 6, Wilson Fike 3

Singles -- No. 1 Danny Fairchild (CBA) d. Jacob Montague 6-2, 6-3; No. 2 Brandon Howard (CBA) d. Griffin Kennedy 4-6, 6-4, 7-4; No. 3 Sean Kelly (CBA) d. Nick Wagner 6-4, 6-4; No. 4 Witt Putney (WF) d. David Dodson 6-1, 6-0; No. 5 David Williams (CBA) d. Chris Forsythe 3-6, 6-1, 8-6; No. 6 Matthew Fleck (WF) d. Rich Holder 6-2, 6-3.

Doubles -- No. 1 Fairchild-Howard (CBA) d. Montague-Wagner 8-4; No. 2 Kennedy-Putney (WF) d. Kelly-Dodson 9-7; No. 3 Williams-John Ball (CBA) d. Forsythe-Fleck 8-4.