MHS Tennis @ SPCHEA (4-6-2017)
The Muleshoe High School tennis team competed in the South Plains Christian Home Educators Tennis Tournament in Levelland. There were twenty schools with over 300 participants. The MHS team sent 35 athletes that played in 54 matches and won nine medals.
Cassidy Cage won the bronze medal in the Division A Girls Singles. She beat Tulia 8-0, lost to Spearman 2-6, 3-6, defeated Kingdom Prep Academy 6-2, 6-1 for the medal. Gloria Gonzalez lost to Brownfield, beat Tulia 8-2, lost to Nazareth 3-6, 2-6, and fell to Tulia 4-6, 2-6.
Jesse Leal and Luke Leal teamed up in Boys Doubles Division A and won the bronze medal. They defeated Nazareth 8-6, lost to Canadian 3-8, 6-8, and beat Tulia 9-7 for the medal.
Jacob Kettner and Ean Hasley won the consolation medals by losing to Spearman 1-8, beat Kingdom Prep Academy 8-5, and defeated Canadian 8-6 for the medal.
Hallie Myatt and Sadie Sudduth competed in the Girls Doubles Division A. They lost to Brownfield 6-8 and SPCHEA 5-8. Yvonne Diaz and Sydnie Sudduth beat Brownfield 8-5 and lost to Kingdom Prep Academy 3-8. Erika Arzola and Xiomara Regalado lost to Plainview Christian Academy and Seminole 5-8.
Tre Villa competed in the Boys Singles Division A. He lost to Nazareth 4-8, beat Tulia 8-6, and lost to SPCHEA 4-8. Aron Chacon lost to Hart 5-8 and Kingdom Prep Academy 5-8.
Jason Florez and Liliana Barrera played in the Division A Mixed Doubles. They defeated SPCHEA 8-5, lost to Canadian 3-8 and Tulia 5-8. Izaiah Perez and Jade Fabela lost to Tulia 3-8 and SPCHEA 3-8.
Yavet Elizalde won the gold medal in the Boys Singles B Division. They beat Denver City 8-0, Midland Christian 8-0, and Levelland 8-0. Raul Sierra earned the consolation medal. He lost to Brownfield 6-8 and beat Seminole 8-2.
Carter McCamish won the bronze medal by defeating Denver City 8-6, lost to Tulia 4-8, and beat Cotton Center 8-3 for the medal.
Adriana Mora and Ana Phillips teamed up in Girls Doubles Division B and won the silver medal by beating Friona 8-4, Springlake-Earth 8-3, and lost to Seminole 2-8. Brylee Beall and Jackie Rayas lost to Seminole 4-8 and Spearman 6-8.
Ethan Gonzalez and Luke Del Toro won the bronze medal in the Division B Boys Doubles. They defeated Cotton Center 8-3, lost to SPCHEA 4-8 and defeated Friona 8-6 for the medal. Derek Barron and Kelan Florez beat SPCHEA 9-7 and lost to Levelland 3-8.
Kobe Gutierrez and Ricardo Torres beat Brownfield 8-3, lost to THELSA 0-8 and fell to Levelland 8-8, 5-7 in a tiebreaker.
Isaac Mendoza and Laura Chavez earned the gold medal in Division B Mixed Doubles. They beat Levelland 8-6, an unknown team 8-6, and Denver City 8-6. Javy Perez and Natalie Diaz lost to SPCHEA 1-8 and Tulia 2-8.
The MHS tennis team’s next tournament was the District Meet on April 10 and 11 at South Plains College in Levelland.