The Downey Legend

Girls Tennis

Francesca Ortiz, Writer

October 29, 2018

On Oct. 16, the Downey High School girls tennis team took on the Warren Bears at home, during Downey vs. Warren week. This match is one of the three times that the girls will compete the Bears. The matches consisted of both singles and double teams.   Leading single player on the varsity team, s...

Rallying for a spot on the tennis team

Rallying for a spot on the tennis team

Angelica Co, Student Life Editor

May 27, 2011

In preparation for the 2011 fall sports season, the girls tennis team, led by Coach Diego, held tryouts on May 23 and 24. About 40 aspiring members showed off their skills but only 18 were chosen to be a part of next school year’s team. Similar to the previous years, both graduating and return...

The pre-season play-off

Sharon Kim

October 1, 2010

For the second game of the new school year, the Girls’ Varsity Tennis Team defended their home-court from the Mayfair Monsoons 14-4 on Tuesday, September 14. The atmosphere was far from tense throughout the duration of the match. Singles player Irene Saavedra could be seen absentmindedly defeating...

Lady vikes tennis enter CIF

Eileen Castle

December 2, 2009

Optimism and work ethic were key elements in the success of the Girl’s Tennis team helping them qualify for the play-offs. Their attempts to C.I.F. victory unfortunately fell short, losing to St. Bonaventure 8-0 after winning league. For Katie Medina it was her first C.I.F. game and she played with...

The School Newspaper of Downey High School
girls tennis