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2013 Girls tennis capsules

Published: Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 12:07 a.m. CDT

Dixon Duchesses

Coach: Steve Boll (2nd season)

2012 record: 6-8


Joan BrattSr.

Maribeth JohnsonSr.

Hayley KentSr.

Jenna LonganSr.

Jessica VanOostenSr.

Allison NewmanJr.

Samantha OdenthalJr.

Ellie StrockJr.

Stephanie TresselJr.

Rachael TurffsJr.

Katie HammittSo.

Outlook: The Duchesses' former Nos. 1 and 2 singles players, Kent and VanOosten, will now team up at No. 1 doubles. Longan steps into the No. 1 singles spot, and Hammitt No. 2. The other doubles teams are Johnson and Tressel at No. 2, and Bratt and Turffs at No. 3. Kent and VanOosten figure to have a solid chance at qualifying for state.

Newman Comets

Coach: Ann Propheter (13th season)

2012 record: 5-10


Sarah BeswickSr.

Hannah DavisSr.

Allie FurrSr.

Christina LongSr.

Taryn McKennaSr.

Mary Alice OswaltSr.

Lupita SerranoSr.

Lauren WhitlockSr.

Arayangkul HathaipatJr.

Rachel HeiderscheitJr.

Maddie KleinJr.

Olivia MurilloJr.

Chantel OrdeanJr.

Katie SchultzJr.

Anne VitsJr.

Sydney YbarraJr.

Emily LongSo.

Makayla MurphySo.

Erin PasleySo.

Margaret SmithSo.

Outlook: The Comets lost just one senior from a year ago and have a lot of experience returning. Captains Allie Furr and Mary Alice Oswalt will lead the way. The team includes 20 players, eight of them seniors.

Sterling Golden Warriors

Coach: Kelly Reynolds (5th season)

2012 record: 9-3


Erin AnsusinhaSr.

Erica ArmstrongSr.

Shelby FergusonSr.

Aida JuarezSr.

Jessica KayeSr.

Alyson LopezSr.

Charish O'NeilSr.

Katie SchauffSr.

Lizzie SundaySr.

Sarah TrobaughSr.

Tessa TrujilloSr.

Madison VanderseeSr.

Lena WeitzSr.

Anne ZiglerSr.

Ashley AtilanoJr.

Hailey AtilanoJr.

Candy BarrientosJr.

Megan ClodfelterJr.

Jessica GallegosJr.

Mickey GarciaJr.

Jazmin HernandezJr.

Karina HuarachaJr.

Sidney LippensJr.

Maddie NealJr.

Alejandra OlivasJr.

Mackenzie OlsonJr.

Elizabeth SchultzJr.

Allie ShankJr.

Nichole ShawJr.

Grace SteinkeJr.

Macee SullivanJr.

Magan TintoriJr.

Maura ScanlanSo.

Outlook: Scanlan is the only returning starter from last season's squad that won the NIB-12 West, placed second at sectionals and had three girls qualify for state. Still, Sterling boasts a solid group of juniors and seniors and should be competitive again in the conference.

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