OF tennis squad wraps up play well before district starts this week

Published 12:11 pm Monday, March 26, 2018

The Orangefield Bobcats participated in the final tennis tournament before district on Friday. Girls’ Doubles took home the silver after losing a close match to Woodville in the finals. Taylor Decker and Megan Ibeck defeated Sabine Pass, Bridge City and Kountze before falling to Woodville in a 7-9 loss in the championship game.

Michael Arsenault also took second in the Boys’ Singles. Arsenault had wins over Warren, Hamshire Fannett and Hardin Jefferson before a loss to Memorial in the final match of the day.

The Mixed Doubles team of Christie Luong and Luke Truncale advanced to the semifinal round. The Mixed Doubles team of Kayla Gordon and Tyrone Waggoner, as well as the Boys’ Doubles team of Brayden Berry and Dylan Williams fell in the quarterfinals.

This tournament, The Sheila McInnis Invitational wrapped up predistrict play for the Bobcats. District will be held March 28th and 29th at the Beaumont Tennis Center on College Street.