Get a change from the basic contact team sports, Girls Golf is ready and able for all kinds of players. The hustle and competition of many contact tactile sports are not for everyone, but is that a reason to deny sports completely? Of course not, and the alternatives available have enough merit and strategy to … More Girls Golf is a Game of Focus; Mental Focus & Patience Leads to success
by Mira Wichelmann Girls tennis is adjusting to the many new players, and rearing up for a great year with new perspective and old experience. With a varied combination of both skilled players and a powerfully positive good attitude, they will be a foe to beat come first game. Eventually the competitive relationships between the … More Girls Tennis Adjusts to Increase of New Players; Veterans Give Advice
by Christopher Markey SLV has had the same three tennis courts since the 40’s. The tennis teams have been playing on the Boulder Creek country clubs courts and also the courts at Highlands Park. Slv has never played on the old courts. Saviano has made the new tennis courts. It took them four long hot … More SLVHS Installs Brand New Tennis Courts
Kahlo Smith, a senior this year, has been playing on the tennis team for three years now. She first got interested playing tennis when she was in middle school but didn’t play for the school until her sophomore year. This year was her first year as the tennis captain, and she loved it. She thought … More Tennis Player Kahlo Smith
“Since this is my first year on the team, I am not setting high standards for myself or the team simply because I do not know what they are capable of yet,” says Brook Weder. The girls start the season off slow by losing all matches in the first half of the season. No matter … More Girl’s Tennis Team Experience’s New Additions
SLV hasn’t been known for its girls tennis program, but with new recruits and an excited Mira Lion, that might change. Mira started playing tennis in middle school, but never joined an actual team, recreational or competitive, until high school. Her experience with tennis has been simple: improving and having fun. She isn’t the only … More Girls Tennis Makes a Comeback at SLV
The Girls Tennis team is starting their season in good sp irits. There is a total of 16 girls on team and the head coach is Matt O’brien. The team practices from 3:00- 4:30 every day after school at the Highlands Park tennis courts. This is because SLV doesn’t have completely functional tennis courts for … More Girls Tennis, O’Brien excited to start season
Alissa Saylor is the 2015 team Captain of the San Lorenzo Valley Girls Tennis Team. Alissa has played four years of tennis for the Cougars and was nominated by her teammates as team Captain for the second straight season. This is the “beginning of the end” for the Senior and she is looking forward to … More Senior Tennis Captain Alissa Saylor leads team through hard work and positivity.
Despite the girls tennis teams small numbers, they are building team chemistry and training for the upcoming season. Tennis may seem considerably easy, but overall it is pretty complicated. The tennis competition in high school is slowly dwindling from the great program it used to be.The SLV girls tennis team only has 11 players this … More High school tennis team fights small numbers and trains for upcoming season.
This years girl’s tennis team is very excited to be the first SLV tennis team to play in league games.Their first game was on Wednesday, September 17, at the Aptos Tennis courts. Unfortunately, they were not able to bring home a win, but had a good battle and look forward to a fun season. The … More Girl’s tennis to compete in league competitions for the first time in a long time