Rocky Mount High’s No. 1 doubles team of Tanner and Chandler Brice made it to the 3-A individual semifinals Saturday before falling to a Cardinal Gibbons team, 6-0, 6-3.
The Brices defeated an East Gaston team, 6-3, 5-4, in the first round, then won the first set, 7-5 against a Fayetteville Terry Sanford team before the Terry Sanford team had to retire because of injury.
The Gryphons will play Terry Sanford tomorrow in the Eastern Regional semifinals of the dual-team competition.
Rocky Mount’s other state-qualifying doubles team of Mary Blair Thompson and Eliza Fike was knocked out in the first round.
Girls’ Cross Country
Tarboro’s Kaylyn Norville finished seventh at the 2-A Eastern Regionals on Saturday.
With a time of 22:49, Norville qualified for the state meet next Saturday in Kernersville.
Norville was named the Two Rivers Conference’s Female Runner of the Year earlier this season.