Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

August 12, 2013

Corsicana tennis team wins opener

From Staff Reports
Daily Sun

Corsicana — Corsicana’s team tennis squad opened its season Monday with a 15-4 win against Alvarado, which is ranked in the top 25 Class 3A teams in the state.

"It was a good first match for us,’’ coach Chad White said. “We played well for early in season. There are some things we need to work on but our players competed well.  I’m proud of them.’’

Johnny Casten won, 8-3, at No. 1 singles and Casten and Ben Crocker won 6-1. 6-2, at No. 1 doubles. Maggie Phinney won, 8-1, at No. 1 singles and Phinney and Caroline Kennemore won, 6-2, 6-2, at No. 2 doubles. Tahoe Mickle and Chelsea Vandiver won, 2-1, in mixed doubles.

Corsicana plays in the Richland HIlls Tournament Wednesday and Thursday.