Capsules of DNJ All-Area Tennis Team

Capsules of DNJ All-Area Tennis Team

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Capsules of DNJ All-Area Tennis Team

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BOYS
FIRST TEAM

Taylor Graalman

Siegel, Fr.

Why chosen: Graalman was the Stars’ No. 1 player during the season and helped Siegel reach the District 7-AAA finals.

Mason Grear

Central Magnet, So.

Why chosen: Grear reached the TSSAA Class A/AA state semifinals. He was the District 8-A/AA and Region 4-A/AA champion.

Brad

Leeman

Siegel, Sr.

Why chosen: Leeman was the Stars’ No. 2 player during the season and helped Siegel reach the District 7-AAA finals.

Paul

Montgomery

Riverdale, Sr.

Why chosen: Montgomery was the Warriors’ No. 1 player during the season.

Charley Myers

Oakland, Jr.

Why chosen: Myers reached the TSSAA Class AAA quarterfinals. He was the District 7-AAA and Region 4-AAA singles champion.

James

Myers

Oakland, Sr.

Why chosen: Myers was the Patriots’ No. 2 player during the season. He helped Oakland win the District 7-AAA and Region 4-AAA titles.

Connor Shea

Oakland, Sr.

Why chosen: Shea was the District 7-AAA MVP. He played at No. 1 all season for Oakland. He was the DNJ’s male tennis player of the year.

DOUBLES

Connor Shea & James Myers, Oakland

Why chosen: Shea and Myers won the District 7-AAA doubles title. They were the Patriots’ No. 1 doubles team all season.

Brad Leeman & Taylor Graalman, Siegel

Why chosen: Leeman and Graalman reached the TSSAA Class AAA quarterfinals. They were the Region 4-AAA champions.

Paul Montgomery & Jesse Boles, Riverdale

Why chosen: The Warriors’ No. 1 doubles team reached the District 7-AAA semifinals before falling.

HONORABLE MENTION

La Vergne: Jared Prater

MTCS: Mark Claiborne, Kip Kahler

Oakland: Jesse Williams

Riverdale: Chandler Lumpkin

Siegel: Michael Jacobs

GIRLS
FIRST TEAM

Ashlee Boles

Siegel, Jr.

Why

chosen: Boles won the TSSAA Class AAA girls singles tennis state title. She also won the District 7-AAA and Region 4-AAA titles. She was The DNJ’s female tennis player of the year and 7-AAA MVP.

Carley

Hatcliff

Central Magnet, So.

Why

chosen: Hatcliff lost in the TSSAA Class A/AA state semifinals. She was the District 8-A/AA and Region 4-A/AA champion.

Marissa Kovach

Siegel, So.

Why

chosen: Kovach helped the Lady Stars reach the Class AAA state semifinals as the team’s No. 2 player this season.

Jacquelyn Leeman

Siegel, Jr.

Why

chosen: Leeman helped the Lady Stars reach the Class AAA state semifinals as the team’s No. 3 player this season.

Taylor

Nelson

Riverdale, So.

Why

chosen: Nelson was the Lady Warriors’ No. 1 player all season and reached the District 7-AAA semifinals.

Hannah Waggoner

Oakland, Jr.

Why

chosen: Waggoner was the Lady Patriots’ No. 1 player this season. She was the District 7-AAA and Region 4-AAA runner-up.

DOUBLES

Ashlee Boles & Jacquelyn Leeman, Siegel

Why chosen: Boles and Leeman were the Lady Stars’ No. 1 doubles team during the season. They did not lose a match in 7-AAA play.

Marissa Kovach & Ragen White, Siegel

Why chosen: The two Lady Stars reached the TSSAA Class AAA state quarterfinals this season and were the team’s No. 2 doubles team this season.

Makenzie Travis & Alex Gumucio, Blackman

Why chosen: Travis and Gumicio were the Lady Blaze’s No. 1 doubles team during the season and reached the District 7-AAA semifinals.

HONORABLE MENTION

Cannon County: Jordan Hollis, Sarah Hickman

Central Magnet: Ellis Bouldin

Oakland: Kalie Boyter

Riverdale: Katie Coop

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