Wednesday, June 23, 2021

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In case you've been wondering what all the racket was, the Jesuit tennis team kicked off the beginning of the fall season with a win against the Richardson Eagles in District 6-10A. “We played five freshmen who were bouncing off the walls all day they were so excited to play their first school match,” said Coach Paul McDaniel. Jesuit reigned over the...
Sprinting up and down the court, painting the lines with their calculated shots, Jesuit tennis amazed in September, coming out victorious. They left with an undefeated record, winning all seven of their preliminary matches. Treating this first half of the tennis preseason as a trial run, Coach Paul McDaniel has decided to schedule the tougher matches in the spring. This...
Hayden Kissee '17 lines up, calm and collected, acting normally. His partner, John Lindberg '18 stands at the net, gazing fiercely into the returner's eye. The ball shoots past him, and he moves forwards to smash down a volley, but there is no need, as the ball does not come back. The Jesuit tennis team fires up its Spring Season...
Two teams attempt to impose their will on each other, volleying a neon ball back and forth. Both sides vy for the match point to win the set. The player clad in Jesuit apparel eventually wins out. This theme of dominance has been a staple of the fall portion of the Jesuit Tennis team's 2016-2017 season. With an impressive 8-1...
Clark Shannon '17 lines up at the baseline with his doubles teammate Pierre Craig '16 just 10 steps in front. The opposing Highland Park tennis player stands at the other end of the long green court. He bounces the ball twice in front of his left foot. Winding up, his rackets collides with the ball before it zips into...
"Our practices, hard work, and teamwork paid off." Quoting Freshman Nico Elizondo '18, the Jesuit Tennis program truly has lived up to it's goals this season, improving their record to a perfect 6-0 with a sweep of the White Longhorns on September 30th. Surprisingly, only freshmen participated in this Varsity level match, proving to Head Coach Paul McDaniel that the...
After school on a scorching Tuesday afternoon on March 15th, the Jesuit Rangers pulled into Greenhill's parking lot, ready to play against the top 10 players from an elite school. Realizing they would face their first tough competition since the fall season, everyone on the team knew that playing at their best was a must. However, as the players...
Muscles clenched, hands firmly grasped on the racket, eyes locked on his opponent, the tennis player ran abruptly to the left to send the green fuzzy tennis ball back to his competitor, sending the ball to the very corner of the court, just out of his opponent's reach, to clinch the win. Such a description portrays the success the...

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