Stuarts Draft’s Mark Gordon fires off a shot during the Region 2B singles championship last week in Penn Laird.

Stuarts Draft senior Mark Gordon saw his season come to a close on Saturday.

The Cougars standout suffered a 6-2, 6-0 loss to Radford’s Jonathan Gilmore in the Virginia High School League Class 2 boys tennis singles championship at Virginia Tech.

Just one day earlier, Gordon and teammate Eric Young fell in the Class 2 doubles championship match.

Gordon defeated Poquoson’s Luke Gibson 6-4, 6-3 in the state semifinals to advance on Saturday.

Page County’s Grace Knighton lost to Randolph-Henry’s Grace Algeier in the girls singles semifinals by a score of 6-1, 6-1.

In other prep sports over the weekend:


Wilson Memorial 12, Fort Defiance 2: Aiden Podgorski had three RBIs and Cameron Sprouse was 3-for-3 with an RBI as Wilson Memorial defeated Fort Defiance 12-2 in a Region 3C play-in game at Stuarts Draft on Saturday.

Grayson Wright had a single and two RBIs for the Green Hornets (8-5) while Jacob Leavell also had two RBIs in the victory.

Tyler Smith and Mason Angel had an RBI apiece for the Indians (7-6).

With the victory, Wilson Memorial earns a spot in the regional tournament and will travel to top-seeded Broadway Monday for a 6 p.m. quarterfinal contest.

Girls Soccer

Stuarts Draft 1, Staunton 0: Allison Quick’s goal lifted Stuarts Draft to a 1-0 win over Staunton in a Region 2B play-in game on Friday.

The Cougars (5-5) will travel to top-seeded Clarke County for a regional quarterfinal contest on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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