The Raiders Tennis Team hosted the City for Shortridge Monday night at Riverside falling 2-3. Senior Aron Gebremskel carded his first win at 2 singles winning easily 6-1 6-1. Coach Rubey was ecstatic syaing, “Congratulations Aron!”
Simeon Pontones stepped up to 3 singles and made a 2nd set run against a steady opponent. With his jump to #3 singles, Coach Rubey was impressed by his showing saying, “Simeon played really well and Coach Baker and I are so very proud of how hard he fought and played.”
Senior Mark Baker lost in 3 sets to an up and coming Junior from Shortridge and fought extremely hard under tough circumstances. He has played well so far this year and will look to bounce back.
Sophomores Nathan Martin and Luke Cairns played well at 1 doubles but came up short. The score didn’t reflect how close their match was and the team continue to improve in all positions.