Girls tennis team reminesces as season nears end

Heather Sapa

September 30, 2011

On Sept. 26 the girls kicked off this year’s conference tournament. The matches were hosted by Francis Howell for three days of match play. “During the tournament, I played with [senior] Courtney Tebeau, and I really liked it because we both get along really well, and we adjusted to each others...

Tennis team prevails on the new courts

Heather Sapa

September 19, 2011

After a ceremony and ribbon cutting to celebrate the new tennis courts, the ladies took on Fort Zumwalt East on Thursday, Sept. 15. With this being the first home match, the team was ready to bring home a win. “We felt good and happy because it was our first home match, and we knew we would win; we p...

Girls tennis team faces its first loss

Heather Sapa

September 13, 2011

The ladies tennis team improves its record to 3-1 after taking a 1-8 match defeat against Francis Howell on Sept. 6. After losing in doubles, but winning in singles, junior Kathryn Gerler looks beyond this match and focuses on the main goal. “I’m optimistic because we, as a team, are good and wi...

The tennis team remains victorious

Heather Sapa

September 7, 2011

After missing games due to the heat, the team still pushes through its matches to bring home consistent wins. With an undefeated record, the girls come together and embrace the coaches new techniques and criticism. “So far, the season has gone well; I have won all of my matches,” senior Lindsey N...

Tennis team starts the year off right

Heather Sapa

August 30, 2011

On August 22, the girls tennis team proved they were not settling for anything less than a win. Taking on Pattonville High School, the team brought home its first victory of the season. “The season has gone great. Everybody is cool and so far we've done really well at our matches,” junior Kourtlyn ...

Changes cause apprehension on tennis courts

Heather Sapa

August 26, 2011

In preparation for the season to start, the lady's on the tennis team adapt to the recent changes. With the new coaching staff, the players have had to adjust to new training techniques. “Our coach has us do different drills, and hopefully it pays off during our matches,” senior Nikki Tinker sa...

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