Both the Varsity Girls and Varsity Boys Tennis Teams win and advance!
Congratulations to the varsity girls’ tennis team for sweeping the section tournament earlier this week. The Raiders, who are fresh off of an impressive third place finish at the highly competitive Rotary Tennis Tournament in Chattanooga, won the section convincingly and qualified to compete in the AHSAA 4A-5A State Tennis Tournament in Mobile on April 25th and 26th.
The girls, led by seniors Aly Sexton, Ally Below, Avery League, and Hollie Terry, won 199 games to their opponents’ 23, and claimed section championships in all of the singles and doubles events.
Kudos to the champions:
Number 1: Aly Sexton
Number 2: Ally Below
Number 3: Ruby Krasnow
Number 4: Avery League
Number 5: Dani Dailey
Number 6: Hollie Terry
Number 1 Doubles: Aly Sexton and Ally Below
Number 2 Doubles: Ruby Krasnow and Avery League
Number 3 Doubles: Dani Dailey and Hollie Terry
Best of luck to the varsity girls and their coaches, HC Stef Dwyer and assistant Carolyn Holt, as they move to the next level of state competition next week.
There is also great news for the varsity boys’ team. Led by senior Koray Davis, the Raiders captured the section title, winning seven of nine individual and team titles. Along the way, the Raiders won an impressive 192 games to their opponents 76.
Here is a list of the section results and championships for the boys’ team:
Number 1 Singles: Koray Davis, section champion
Number 2 Singles: Sean Davis, section runner-up
Number 3 Singles: Luke Robin, section champion
Number 4 Singles: Tanuj Alapati, section champion
Number 5 Singles: Tripp Slyman
Number 6 Singles: Dominick Lioce
Number 1 Doubles: Koray Davis and Luke Robin, section champions
Number 2 Doubles: Tanuj Alapati and Tripp Slyman, semifinalists
Number 3 Doubles: Sean Davis and Dominick Lioce, section champions
Congratulations to the varsity boys and the coaches for winning the section tournament and good luck at state. The Raiders are coached by Sue Marshall and Mike Bonaker.