Devine Varsity Warhorse and Arabian Tennis Teams competed well at the Smithson Valley Ranger Round-Up Tournament held at the famous John Newcombe Tennis Ranche in New Braunfels.
Brooke Runyan won 1st place, only giving up 9 games in 4 matches.
Brooke had a bye, then won the next four matches to win her 1st trophy of the season.
All of the Warhorses and Arabians won their first rounds of play. The competition was very tough giving them the type of competition they were hoping for to prepare them for District and the playoffs. Mixed Doubles partners Scarlett Smith/Toby Ramos went 2 rounds before losing a tough one to La Vernia. Jake Harrell went 2 rounds before losing to a very talented Smithson Valley opponent. All others Warhorses and Arabians fell short in the second round of play but played hard, never giving up.
Ralph Rios beat B. Garcia of John Jay HS 6-3,6-3; lost to C. Estrada of Hays Cons. 3-6,7-5 (5-10)
Jake Harrell got a bye, then beat M. Henderson of Steele HS 6-2,6-2; lost to G. Payne of Smithson
Valley HS 3-6,4-6.
Mason Zenon/Caeden Alvarez beat Christian/Solis of Canyon HS 7-5,6-2, lost to DuKett/Woolford of
Lehman HS 5-7,6-4 (5-10).
Jacob Barron/Denton Zuercher beat Grimm/Pfluger of Navarro HS 6-2,6-3; lost to Steven/Young of
Smithson Valley 2-6,2-6.
Toby Ramos/Scarlett Smith got a bye, then beat Munoz/Mares of John Jay HS 6-2,6-3; lost to
Peters/Royal of La Vernia 3-6,4-6.
Brooke Runyan got a bye, then beat J. Fritz of John Jay HS 6-2,6-2; J.Cruz of Warren HS 6-2,6-2; M.
Klein of La Vernia 7-5,6-1; A. Beyer of La Vernia 6-1,6-2.
Laurel Spannagel/Madi Mohr beat Hinojosa/Lindsey of Smithson Valley 7-5,7-6 (9-7);lost to
Torres/Beville of Canyon HS 2-6,3-6.
Malvin Flores/Bella Elias beat Heysquiervo/Barrios of Lehman HS 7-5,6-4;lost to Parrott/Hoffman of
Navarro HS 5-7,4-6.