Devine Team Tennis wins back-to-back District titles

Members of the Devine Team Tennis team are (back row, left to right): Ralph Rios, Caeden Alvarez, Mason Zenon, Denton Zuercher, Jake Harrell, Toby Ramos, and Jacob Barron. Front row, left to right: Bella Elias, Preslee Quisenberry, Lydia Zapata, Chloe Serafin, Lindsey Spannagel, Malvin Flores, and Amy Bailey. Not pictured: Scarlett Smith and Clayton Brown. Click photo to see more tennis pictures!

Devine Team Tennis were victorious with a 14-5 win over Beeville.
The Arabians won all three of their doubles matches. Senior Lindsey Spannagel and Junior Preslee Quisenberry beat Aguirre/Gonzales 6-4, 6-2. Senior Lydia Zapata and Sophomore Malvin Flores beat Rands/Alaniz 6-2, 7-6 (7-2). Senior Chloe Serafin and Sophomore Amy Bailey beat Ferrer/Perez 6-3, 6-0.
Warhorses won two out of three doubles matches. Junior Toby Ramos and Sophomore Jake Harrell beat Shelton/Shelton 7-5, 7-5. Junior Ralph Rios and Freshman Denton Zuercher beat Givens/Benavidez 6-2, 6-2. Sophomore Mason Zenon and Freshman Jacob Barron lost a close match in a tie breaker to Martinez/Moya 7-6 (7-4), 6-7 (6-8), 7-10.
Freshman Bella Elias and Sophomore Caeden Alvarez played hard but lost their Mixed Doubles match to Escamilia/Casarez 2-6, 2-6.
Devine was up 5-2 after all the doubles matches were played. Singles matches began with the #1 girl’s singles Lindsey Spannagel beating M. Aguirre 6-1, 6-2. #1 boy’s singles Ralph Rios beat B. Shelton 7-5, 6-2. Preslee Quisenberry beat K. Rands 6-3, 6-2. Chloe Serafin beat A. Gonzales 4-6, 6-0, 10-5. Lydia Zapata beat I. Olivares 8-4. Malvin Flores beat A. Casarez 8-3, Bella Elias lost to M. Alaniz 2-8. Jake Harrell beat D. Givens 6-1, 6-0. Toby Ramos beat A. Shelton 6-3, 6-1. Mason Ramos lost to S. Benavidez 4-8. Caeden Alvarez lost to C. Escamilla 3-8. Denton Zuercher beat L. Moreno 8-1.
Devine Team Tennis has won Back to Back District Titles. Playoffs begin next week. We do not know who we will be playing yet.