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Karina Grokhovskaya, WTV Executive Producer • May 17, 2024

WTV's Ryan Shapiro, Karina Grokhovskaya, and Sadie Johnson bring you a few last words

Back on track, tennis soars over Emerson

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Addyson Schick
As their season comes to an end the Redhawks will participate in the district tournament Thursday. “Maintaining a clear and focused mind is always challenging,” sophomore Vivienne Haggard said.

Following a loss to Independence last week, Redhawks tennis improved their overall record to 3-2 with an 11-8 victory over the Emerson Mavericks on Tuesday.

“Our group continues to improve with every match that we play, not just from a skill standpoint but from a team spirit and mental toughness aspect as well,” assistant tennis coach Neil Grobler said. “The group really enjoys competing for one another, and it shows during these close matches. Emerson has a great program & this was a high-quality win for our varsity squad.”

The value of the win is twofold, however, as it also moves the team closer to post-season playoffs.

“All the matches are going to be pretty close because people want to make playoffs, but I think we’re well on our way,” junior Hailey Zhang said.

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Zachary Moland
Zachary Moland, Sports Reporter
Zachary Moland is a sophomore in his second year on Wingspan as a sports reporter. He is also a member of Academic Decathlon. Outside of school, Zachary is a Boy Scout working on his Eagle rank. He can also be found listening to music, reading, watching movies and TV shows, and car/plane-spotting. Contact Zachary: zachary.moland.698@k12.friscoisd.org
Addyson Schick
Addyson Schick, Sports Editor
Addyson Schick is a junior going into her third year with Wingspan. On campus, she participates in FFA and is Vice President of Best Buddies. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family and LOVES shopping. She is super excited for this year, and to be sports editor! Contact Addyson: addyson.schick.420@k12.friscoisd.org

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