- Last Updated: 02 May 2017 02 May 2017
After capturing the Team District Title in the fall, the Coppell Tennis program was going for the Individual Championships and an annual sweep of the 2 District 9-6A Championships. The Cowboys wrapped up day two of the individuals district tournament in a big way, and earned their goal, capturing both the Boys and Girls District Championships.
The team will be sending a record 13 players and 2 alternates to the Region 2 Championships in Waco (April 18-19). Coppell filled 8 of the 10 available slots to advance. The team will advance:
Doris Hoyos (2nd Girls Singles)
Laila Kamel (1st Girls Singles)
Justin Chen (1st Boys Singles)
Erin & Nicole Crumpler (1st Girls Doubles)
Suzuka Nishino & Ruchika Khowala (2nd Girls Doubles)
Brian Nguyen & Megh Pandhi (filling in for Victor Kalev due to illness) (2nd Boys Doubles)
Micah Abaya & Sneha Banerjee (1st Mixed Doubles)
Akhilesh Pillia & Akshaya Kannan (2nd Mixed Doubles)
On the Boys side - Coppell took first with 17.5 team points and Jesuit took second with 11 team points.
On the Girls side - Coppell took first with 22.5 team points and Richardson took 2nd with 8 team points.