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Experience the name of the game for tennis

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Addyson Schick
Tennis retreats to the nest after taking on Wakeland on Friday gaining lots of experience. “During tournaments like these I can have fun playing these people and improving my technique,” junior Krish Pokle said.

Facing many talented teams during their tournament at Wakeland Friday, players on the Redhawks tennis team were able to gain some experience.

“The competition at this tournament was tough,” assistant coach Neil Grobler said. “We had a couple of injuries, which provided a great opportunity for some of our players to get some more varsity-level experience.”

Juniors Krish Pokle and Krish Jayanth finished 6th placed in boys’ A doubles, sophomores Diya Pothuguntla and Minami Numata made the quarterfinals in girls’ B doubles, and freshman Ranveer Awasthi made the quarterfinals in boys’ singles.

Pokle believes that this tournament has helped him improve his skill level.

“Playing players who are perceived as above my skill level is hard for me, but during tournaments like these I can have fun playing these people and improving my technique,” Pokle 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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