Highland Park sweeps way to team tennis title


Highland Park won its third consecutive team tennis state championship, sweeping Boerne Champion, 10-0, in the Class 4A final Saturday at Lakeway World of Tennis in Austin.

Highland Park, who went undefeated for the season, also swept Montgomery, 10-0, in the state semifinals on Friday.

Here are the results from the championship match:

Boys Singles

  • Jared Fellows (Boerne Champion) and Zach Chu (Highland Park) DNF

  • Ford Stainback (Highland Park) def. Mark Gorham (Boerne Champion) 6-1, 6-0

  • Derek Drozd (Boerne Champion) and John Mee (Highland Park) DNF

  • Mark Andre (Boerne Champion) and Luke Stainback (Highland Park) DNF

  • Taylor Donowho (Boerne Champion) and Chris Walters (Highland Park) DNP

  • Grant Figari (Boerne Champion) and Avery Schober (Highland Park) DNP

Girls Singles

  • Peggy Porter (Highland Park) def. Allie Willig (Boerne Champion) 6-1, 6-0

  • Kristen Mee (Highland Park) def. Paige Murdock (Boerne Champion) 6-1, 6-3

  • Annie Veron (Boerne Champion) and Melanie Marlin (Highland Park) DNF

  • Briana Fellows (Boerne Champion) and Catherine Kernie (Highland Park) DNP

  • Sydney Sachse (Boerne Champion) and Sarah Cannon (Highland Park) DNP

  • Lainey Hutchens (Boerne Champion) and Maddie Gordon (Highland Park) DNP

Boys Doubles

  • Zach Chu and Ford Stainback (Highland Park) def. Jared Sellows and Mark Gorham (Boerne Champion) 7-6 (1), 6-2

  • John Mee and Luke Stainback (Highland Park) def. Derek Drozd and Mark Andre (Boerne Champion) 6-4, 6-4

  • Chris Walters and Nico Elwood (Highland Park) def. Taylor Donohwo and Tyler Lego (Boerne Champion) 7-5, 6-2

Girls Doubles

  • Peggy Porter and Melanie Marlin (Highland Park) def. Brianna Fellows and Paige Murdock (Boerne Champion) 6-4, 6-3

  • Kristin Mee and Kristen Adams (Highland Park) def. Sydney Sachse and Allie Willig (Boerne Champion) 6-0, 6-2

  • Sarah Cannon and Alin Piranian (Highland Park) def. Annie Veron and Lainey Hutchens (Boerne Champion) 6-1, 6-1

Mixed Doubles

  • John Daeske and Adrienne Fleck (Highland Park) def, Kevin Powell and Cena Rasmussen (Boerne Champion) 6-2, 6-4

In the Class 5A state tournament, Plano West lost to Houston Memorial, 10-5, in Friday's semifinals. Memorial then lost to New Braunfels, 10-8, in the final.

Here are the results from Plano West's semifinal loss:

Boys Singles

  • Mike Riechmann (Houston Memorial) def. Sanjay Goswami (Plano West) 6-0, 6-1

  • Christian Vieira (Houston Memorial) def. Allen Gino (Plano West) 6-4, 6-2

  • Sam Laudon (Plano West) def. William Jou (Houston Memorial) 6-4, 6-4

  • Grant Riechmann (Houston Memorial) def. Parker Cohen (Plano West) 2-6, 7-6 (5) , 6-2

  • Stefan LeMire (Houston Memorial) and Michael Andres (Plano West) DNF

  • Zach Marnitz (Houston Memorial) and Eric Weygandt (Plano West) DNF

Girls Singles

  • Jayme Kravitz(Plano West) def. Lauren Bender (Houston Memorial) 6-4, 6-1

  • Katie Davis (Houston Memorial) def. Yana Maskov (Plano West) 6-4, 6-0

  • Courtney Wright (Houston Memorial) def. Kristy Discher (Plano West) 7-5, 6-2

  • Nava Nowamooz (Houston Memorial) def. Seema Prakash (Plano West) 6-2, 2-6, 6-2

  • Nousha Nowamooz (Houston Memorial) and Maddy Thompson (Plano West) DNF

  • Maria Cuervo (Houston Memorial) and Cassi Pollock (Plano West) DNF

Boys Doubles

  • Mike Riechmann and Christian Vieira (Houston Memorial) def. Sam Laudon and Sanjay Goswami (Plano West) 6-3, 1-6, 6-4

  • William Jou and Grant Riechmann(Houston Memorial) def. Brian Bulger and Allen Gino (Plano West) 6-3, 3-6, 6-3

  • Parker Cohen and Michael Anders (Plano West) def. Stefan LeMire and Zach Marnitz (Houston Memorial) 6-3, 6-2

Girls Doubles

  • Kristy Discher and Yana Maskov (Plano West) def. Lauren Bender and Morgan Meador (Houston Memorial) 6-2, 6-4

  • Nava Nowamooz and Nousha Nowamooz (Houston Memorial) def. Cassi Pollock and Seema Prakash (Plano West) 6-1, 6-4

  • Courtney Wright and Maria Cuervo (Houston Memorial) def. Samantha Blum and Maddy Thompson (Plano West) 6-4, 7-5

Mixed Doubles

  • Eric Weygandt and Jayme Kravitz (Plano West) def. Sebastian Karpen and Katie Davis (Houston Memorial) 6-4, 7-5