Photos by Thomas Forman
Boys’ tennis crushed Schurr High School in an away match on Thursday, March 15. The squad won a total of 16 games, and only lost two to Schurr. The match increases the team’s overall pre-season record to 7-2.
Singles one, sophomore Desmond Chan, defeated each of his opponents, winning one match 6-4 and the other two matches 6-0. Singles two, sophomore Ben Pestana, also won one game 6-4, and picked up another game 6-0, while singles three, senior Andrew Lee, wiped out two of his opponents, 6-0 and 6-1.
In doubles, the Tigers failed to lose a single match, tallying nine victories. Doubles team one, seniors Ken Koyama and Ryan Summers, won two matches 6-3 and 6-1, and emerged on top in their third game, ending with a close score of 7-5. Doubles team two, sophomore Sigmund Goodstein and junior Gene Suk, picked up two games 6-1 and closed out their last game 6-4. Junior Alex Betts and sophomore Evan Strittmatter, doubles team three, won their first two games 6-2, and beat Schurr 6-3 in their third game.
The Tigers will play next on Tuesday, March 20, away against La Canada.