Tennis

Tennis Team Starts Season Strong!

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in Tennis | 0 comments

Congratulate the BOYS VARSITY TENNIS TEAM on their VICTORY against Mill Springs on Tuesday.  Stewart, Chandler, Marquez and Christian did a fantastic job!  The entire team rallied to provide encouragement and support for these great athletes.  Stewart played a good set and had some fantastic ground strokes and serves winning 4 of the games in his set.  Chandler swept the courts taking all 8 of his games with a fantastic set score of 8 to 0 in his singles match.  Stewart and Marquez won their doubles match.  Christian played his first...

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TCS JV & Varsity Tennis Channel Inner Pro’s and Foe’s at End of Season Tournament!

Posted by on Apr 30, 2013 in Tennis | 0 comments

TCS JV & Varsity Tennis Channel Inner Pro’s and Foe’s at End of Season Tournament!

On Wednesday, April 25, it was a beautiful day for tennis as our TCS Cougars faced several top players from our Conference. In approximately 120ºF under the direct sun our first “warrior” was Ben Platnick. His opponent arrived looking like Goran Ivanišević had just returned to pro tennis, only a few inches taller. One bystander mentioned “I had no idea that high schooler’s can grow that tall”. Ben did not fear him though. In his first singles match ever he was ahead several times. It was David versus Goliath and although David did...

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3/19/2013: Varsity Cougars Tennis vs. Academe

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Tennis, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Yesterday we had a warm afternoon with bright sunshine for our Cougars to take on the Academe of the Oaks Firebirds, in what would turn out to be a very close and exciting match. Our girls took to the courts first. Seventh grader KC Emling played like a champion from the first serve. She nailed her serves and returned the ball to her opponent with ease. Polite play throughout and the focus of an eagle awaiting victory. KC came away with a win 8 to 3. Eighth grader Emma Young was on the next court and excited to play. She was paired with a...

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3/12/2013: Varsity Cougars Tennis Claim Victory in First Tennis Match

Posted by on Mar 13, 2013 in Tennis | 0 comments

3/12/2013: Varsity Cougars Tennis Claim Victory in First Tennis Match

Yesterday your fellow Cougars faced the hungry “Hordes of Chrysalis” in their first Tennis match of this season. Our opponents didn’t hide their confidence and your humble Cougars knew that this was going to be a very close match. It is very difficult to distinguish which match was the most important, because all of the boys’ team members showed their determination, concentration, improvement, and sportsmanship and gave their best. Our number one seated Chandler Williams entered his contest with an “I can do...

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Cougars Varsity Tennis Team Captures Third in AAC Tournament

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in Tennis | 0 comments

Cougars Varsity Tennis Team Captures Third in AAC Tournament

Please congratulate Destin Leidner, Simon Hirschhorn, Noah Storm, Marquez Riley, and Chandler Williams for finishing third in the AAC Tennis Finals—Just one point away from Brandon Hall’s second place! Highlights: Destin Leidner moved quickly at the net in his double match and poached at the net on many volleys; Simon Hirschhorn stayed positive and focused throughout his matches and had consistent follow through on his forehand and backhand; Noah Storm scored many games—his personal best with an improved forehand; Chandler Williams...

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3/31/11; 4/14/2011 Cougar Tennis Team Scores First Victories!

Posted by on Apr 19, 2011 in Tennis | 1 comment

TCS Cougars, Destin Leidner and Simon Hirschhorn secured their first win of the season at Line One Doubles against the first place team, Brandon Hall, on March 31!  Simon and Destin outplayed their opponents with minimal unforced errors—Destin’s now famous Kill Shot and Simon’s backboard abilities to return anything he receives! Yesterday in a match against New Day Academy, Destin and his opponent held serve after ten long games making the score 5-5.  Destin pushed through and brought in a tight win of 8-6.  Simon and middle schooler,...

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3/4/2010 Tennis Opens Season vs. Brandon Hall

Posted by on Mar 5, 2010 in Tennis, This Week at TCS | 0 comments

TCS faced off against Brandon Hall to open the tennis season.  Doubles team, Destin Leidner and Jack Chatlen gave it their all and maintained several long rally’s against the very large and corn-fed Brandon Hall boys.  Destin had an amazing cross ground shot that proved difficult to return.  Jack was able to get a racquet on just about every net shot leading to some unbelievable angle shots that proved difficult to return!  On the singles line, Simon Hirschhorn faced off against Brandon Hall’s best player.  Simon showed off his...

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