La Vernia tennis team wins district title
La Vernia’s varsity and junior varsity tennis teams competed in the district tennis tournament April 4-5, and both teams had a great showing.
The varsity team took the district championship for the 10th year in a row with an overall team score of 85 points. Pleasanton was a close second with 80 points. The varsity girls won the district championship with 45 points, while the boys district championship went to Pleasanton with 42.5 points. The Bears were not far behind with 40 points, though. Sarah Ellis, Preslie Pavlich, Levi Andrews, Nick Guitron, and Adam Poore all qualified for the regional tournament in Corpus Christi April 18-19. Individual district results are listed below.
Sarah Ellis, first place, District Champion.
Preslie Pavlich, second place, District runner-up.
Ali Beck and Haleigh Johnson, third place.
Destiny Roath and Paula Watson, reached semifinals.
Levi Andrews, first place, District Champion.
Cody McGill, round of 16.
Adam Poore and Nick Guitron, first place, District Champions.
Darius DuBose and Zach Kubena, reached quarterfinals.
Julie Barnes and Jonathan Bitsis, reached quarterfinals.
Chris De Leon and Alex Leytham, reached quarterfinals.
Kelly Poore, first place, District Champion.
Megan Amerson, reached semifinals.
Sara Lange, reached quarterfinals.
Lindsey Laskowski, reached quarterfinals.
Catherine Miller and Stephanie Gunther, first place, District Champions.
Logan Parker and Payton Bernhardt, second place, District runners-up.
Brooke Gatley and Cheyenne Bentley, reached semifinals.
Blanca Alvarado and Jeb Lynch, reached quarterfinals.
Annabell Bonavente and Joey Rincon, reached quarterfinals.