The playoffs arrive, and the opposition gets stiffer. Two rounds into the Class 3A tennis playoffs, the Clinton Red Devils remain up to the task.

Clinton (15-2) blanked Powdersville, 6-0, on Monday afternoon at the middle school courts. Wednesday’s action will remain at CMS as Camden visits for Round 3.

Singles: Mary Catherine Dailey (C) defeated Ryann Roth 6-2, 6-2. Chandler Dailey (C) defeated Sydnee Barrett 7-6 (4), 6-3. Gracie Spangler (C) defeated Allison Retcha 6-0, 6-4. Reese Gowan (C) defeated Anna Kirby 6-1, 6-4. Jerri Hill (C) defeated Kendall Boyd 6-2, 6-1.

Doubles: Kaitey Threatt-Grace Johnson (C) defeated Baylee Brown-Anna Cate Brooks 6-2, 6-1.