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September 5, 2013

JHS girls win 8 of 9 matches in close loss to Wills Point




Jacksonville's girls turned in a near-perfect performance Tuesday as the Tribe netters took on Wills Point on the Tigers' home courts.

The Tribe girls (Ellie Day, Kristie Savage, Samantha Lee, Lorena Mireles, Lexie Stickle and Shyia Magan) won all of their singles matches, with Lee & Mireles and Magan & Stickle teaming up to garner points for Jacksonville in girls doubles play as well.

Jacksonville's' remaining point came in No. 2 boys singles where Bryan De La Rosa defeated Williams of Wills Point 6-4, 7-5.

De La Rosa and Dylan Perry nearly took the point in No. 2 boys doubles where they fell to Daniell & Rankin, 6-8.

Tribe tennis will be at home Saturday (8:30 a.m.) for the Jacksonville Quad.

At 4:00 p.m. Tuesday the team will open the District 16-4A campaign by entertaining John Tyler.

Jacksonville is 1-2-1 on the year.


Wills Point 10, Jacksonville 9

Boys Singles

Daniell (WP) defeated Christian Roper (J) 6-3, 6-7 (3)

Brian De La Rosa (J) defeated Williams (WP) 6-4, 7-5

Pendleton (WP) defeated Israel Garcia (J), 6-4, 1-6 (10)

Berberich (WP) defeated Dylan Perry (J) 6-4, 6-4

Rankin (WP defeated Chris Shoemaker (J) 6-4, 6-4

Manning (WP) defeated Andres Ferretiz (J) 6-2, 6-0


Girls Singles

Ellie Day (J) defeated Pirtle (WP) 6-1, 6-3

Kristie Savage (J) defeated Baker (WP) 5-7, 6-4 (7)

Samantha Lee (J) defeated Wilkerson (WP) 6-2, 6-0

Lorena Mireles (J) defeated Perez (WP) 6-0, 6-2

Lexie Stickle (J) defeated Crenshaw (WP) 6-0, 6-2

Shyla Magan (J) defeated Brown (WP) 6-3, 6-4


Boys Doubles

Pendleton & Manning (WP) defeated Roper & Garcia (J) 8-3

Daniell & Rankin (WP) defeated De La Rosa & Perry (J) 8-6

Williams & Berberick (WP) defeated Shoemaker & Smith (J) 8-4


Girls Doubles

Pirtle & Baker (WP) defeated Day & Savage (J) 8-6

Lee & Mireles (J) defeated Perez & Crenshaw (WP) 8-1

Magan & Stickle (J) defeated Brown & Tellez (WP) 8-1


Mixed Doubles

Adams & Wilkerson (WP) defeated Singleton & Ferretiz (J) 8-2



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