Jr High Tennis @ Levelland (4-30-2016)
The seventh and eighth grade Lady Mule and Mule tennis players competed in their first tournament of the season. They played in the SPCHEA Tennis Tournament held in Levelland Saturday, April 30.
“Sixteen of our tennis players were in a band festival this weekend and could not attend the tennis meet this week,” said Muleshoe tennis coach, Jody Wood. “We played 23 matches and won four medals.”
Derek Barron and Kelan Florez played in A-Division Boys Doubles. They defeated Levelland 8-5, lost to Midland Christian 3-8 and lost a tie-breaker 3-7 after tying a second Midland Christian team 8-8.
The balance of the matches were played in the B Division.
Carter McCamish and Jimmy Villa defeated Shallowater 6-4 but lost to Olton 3-6 for second place. Eli Macias and Garrison Bohler lost to Brownfield 3-6 and defeated Shallowater 6-4 for third place.
Jill Rojas and Jesus Montiel lost to KAPA in mixed doubles but came back to defeat Olton 6-4 for consolation.
Victor Velasquez defeated Motley County 6-0 in Boys Singles but lost to SPCHEA 3-6 and Loop 4-6.
Jade Fabela defeated Levelland 6-2 in Girls Singles but lost to Lubbock 4-6. Carina Sianez lost to Southcrest 0-6 but defeated Sudan 6-4 before losing her final match to another Sudan player 0-6.