The 2016 High School Raider Girls’ Tennis Team had one of the most successful seasons in SCPS history, finishing the regular season with a record of 9-3 and entering the Area Tournament as the Number One Seed in the East Division. It’s no surprise, that our Upper School Girls are currently right on track for an equally successful or better 2017 season! This year, our Girls’ team consists of 12 players; freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. The skill set that these ladies bring to the courts is undeniable! Currently, our girls have a winning record of 6-2. The team played great tennis over a recent weekend at the Coastal Empire Tennis Classic held at Bacon Park. Fun Fact: Seven players currently on the Upper School Girls & Boys Teams played on the Middle School Team during its’ Inaugural Season in 2013! The Boys’ Upper School Team consists of 7 players; freshmen and sophomores. This young team has been hard at work, practicing many hours to hone their skills. So far this season, the boys have two wins against Calvary to be very proud of! Both Upper School teams are coached by Sandy Shepherd.
In its’ Inaugural Season 2013, an impressive twenty students joined the Middle School Team and it has continued to grow each year. In its’ 4th year, September 2016, the team boasted 30 members! Mike Crosby, Head Coach and Principal, couldn’t be more proud of his Middle School Tennis Teams. Our Middle School Girls won all 6 of their matches and the boys record 2-6. Middle School can’t wait for next year! The Middle School team is coached by Mike Crosby.
SCPS Upper School Tennis is looking forward to several more matches in the regular season, Area Tournament in Macon and State in Atlanta! Keep up with all the SCPS Tennis happenings at www.savcps.com, Athletics, Raider Athletic Website.