Rider tennis team has strong showing in district warmup matches

Center hosted area schools on March 28 to prepare for district play on April 3

Center ISD played host to a number of area schools on March 28 to prepare for their upcoming district tournament on Wednesday, April 3, in Hudson.

The results are as follows:

Girls Doubles:  (16 teams from 9 different schools)
1st - Katie Nehring / Maddie Russell (Center)
2nd - Carswell / Waller (Hudson)
3rd - Mallory Fausett / Caitlyn Basham (Center)
4th - Autumn Hughes / Cecily Gibson (Center JV)
Consolation - Morgan Porter / Alyssa  White (Center JV)

Mixed Doubles: (14 teams from 8 different schools)
1st - Alec Dykes / Caroline Scull (Center)
2nd- Penner / Barton (Carthage)
3rd - Brazil / Walker (Hudson)
4th - Lance Holloway / Emilee Elliott (Center)
Consolation - Dickerson / Thornton (Huntington)

Girls Singles: (22 players from 10 different schools)
1st - Watts (Central Heights)
2nd - Lasater (Central Heights)
3rd - Keelan Williams (Center)
4th - Lopez (Lufkin)
Consolation - Ella Shires (Center JV)

Boys Singles: (23 players from 10 different schools)
1st - Juan Gonzalez (Center)
2nd - Ian Williams (Center)
3rd - Nguyen (Woden)
4th - Buchanan (Carthage)
Consolation - Owens (Central Heights)

Boys Doubles: (16 teams from 9 different schools)
1st - Keaton Watlington / Mauricio Rojas-Solis (Center)
2nd - JackCallen Watlington / Collin Jones (Center)
3rd - Bailey / Castella (Central Heights)
4th - Cullar / Grisel (Lufkin)
Consolation - Axel Luna / Zach Denby (Center JV)

Upcoming Center Tennis:
UIL District Meet - Wednesday April 3 at Hudson.  Play begins at 9am.
UIL JV District Meet - Saturday April 6 at Hudson.  Play begins at 9am.
CMS tournament in Center - Saturday April 6.  Play begins at 8am.
All CMS players meet at CHS courts 7:30

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Center boys, girls tennis athletes warmup for district action