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Girls Tennis Serves the Way to Winning Season

Girls Tennis Serves the Way to Winning Season

By Sophie Liss, Social Media Editor

November 2, 2016

Girls tennis has striven for consistency from past years and currently has a record of 8-3-1, as of Oct. 18. The season ended on Oct. 20. After the 2015-16 season, their overall record was 8-1-1, and the team’s 2014-15 record was 9-1-2. Although the team’s stable success may be the result of many...

Tennis Wins Singles and Doubles County Titles

Tennis Wins Singles and Doubles County Titles

By Sophie Liss, Social Media Editor

May 31, 2016

The boys tennis team won Counties May 9-16, beating out Wootton, Whitman, and other schools in division one of MCPS boys tennis. Sophomore Drew Ingall won his individual bracket for singles, and senior captains Mark Dager and Ethan Kauffman, senior Austin Yang and freshman Petar Djekic won their doubl...

Tennis starts strong

By Ariell Gordon, Contest Manager

September 29, 2014

Returning from defending its girls doubles and mixed doubles state championship victories last season, the CHS girls tennis team is ready to be back on the court. The players are excited to compete in matches, bond as a team and dress up on game days. Throughout the season, the girls become every...

Tennis

Tennis

By Julia McDermott, Sports Editor

December 4, 2013

After a series of many strong matches under the guidance of new head coach Megan Lee, the girls tennis team ended its season at counties with a 6-1 record to finish second in its division. "We had great captains this year in senior Megan Le and junior Katie Gauch," Lee said. " All of the players m...

Fitness focus for tennis coach

Fitness focus for tennis coach

By Julia McDermott, Sports Editor

September 30, 2013

The undefeated girls tennis team will face this season’s tough competition with the help of new head coach Meaghan Lee. As a CHS ’09 alumna and former tennis player, Lee played on the top doubles team for CHS tennis and she went on to have a successful career at Goucher College. Lee plans to put...

Despire perfect season, tennis finishes second at counties

Despire perfect season, tennis finishes second at counties

By Ethan Denicoff, Staff Writer

May 29, 2013

After several nail-biting matches, CHS finished the county tournament, May 10, in second place behind Wootton. Not only is Wootton our rival, but this is the fourth consecutive year they robbed the county title from the CHS boys. "All in all it was a great season," sophomore Elliot Thaker said. "We...

Tennis starts the season with total domination

Tennis starts the season with total domination

By Ethan Denicoff, Staff Writer

April 30, 2013

Boys tennis has come out this season with more fire than ever. Starting with a 5-0 record, the Bulldogs appear to be invincible. Churchill had a 7-0 win April 17 against Blair. Senior captain Michael Gauch faced a tough opponent, but managed to clutch the win in the third match. In first doubles, sopho...

CHS athlete commits

CHS athlete commits

By Brittany Goodman, Features Editor

January 3, 2013

Congratulations to senior Jackie Bakos for committing to play tennis at the University Of Charleston, West Virginia. Bakos has been a member of the CHS tennis team since freshman year and currently plays doubles.  Congratulations to Bakos on becoming a Golden Eagle.

CHS athletes commit

CHS athletes commit

By Nicole Malament, Observations Editor

November 30, 2012

Congratulations to senior Spencer Liang for committing to play tennis at Harvard University next year. Liang has been playing tennis since she was 8, and her highest national ranking is second place. Congratulations to Liang on becoming a Crimson. Congratulations to senior Austin Cole for committing to swim for the Universi...

Tennis finished undefeated

By Matt Raab, Sports Editor

November 7, 2012

The girls tennis team continued its momentum from a dominant start to the season, finishing the year an undefeated 12-0 with counties around the corner. "I’m really proud of us," senior Joan Albrecht said. "It’s been a great season." The team has improved from last year’s single-loss season, with it...

Young team continues success

Young team continues success

By Danny Gordon, Staff Writer

October 2, 2012

After winning a record five-straight county titles, the girls tennis team hopes to stretch its streak to six this year. So far the team is off to a good start, defeating both Bullis and Magruder 7-0. According to sophomore Alissa Li, "the singles players played particularly well" in both matches. T...

After strong start, tennis finishes second at counties

After strong start, tennis finishes second at counties

By Danny Gordon, Business Manager

May 25, 2012

The boys tennis team finished second in the MCPS Boys County Tennis Tournament May 10. Junior Kevin Chen and sophomore Matthew Fine both finished in first place. "The team had an outstanding year," coach Benjamin Woods. "The players learned and improved each match."  With the exception of 2011 alumn...

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