GROESBECK — On a cold, windy Thursday, the Jacksonville High tennis team traveled to Groesbeck for a tournament, and came home with some winners’ trophies.

Ten teams played in the Central Texas Rite of Spring, including Waxahachie, Bryan, Brenham, Somerville, Gatesville, Groesbeck, Franklin, China Springs, Mexia and Jacksonville.

The Indian netters, using some new doubles and mixed doubles combinations, placed in the following events:

Division II Mixed Doubles:

Kristin Bennett and Marcus Bennett — 1st place

Division II Boys Doubles:

Gordon Ross and Kyle Tinsley — 2nd place

Division I Mixed Doubles:

Justin Hanna and Megan Glass — 3rd place

Division I Boys Singles:

Robby Day — 5th place

Division II Girls Doubles:

Cecia Ferritiz and Jaimi Hulstine — Consolation winners

Jacksonville head coach Richard Cooper used the competition to prepare the team for the District 17-4A championships to be played in Jacksonville April 11-12.

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