Sonoma Valley’s tennis team stymies American Canyon in 7-0 sweep

The "Follow This Story" feature will notify you when any articles related to this story are posted.

When you follow a story, the next time a related article is published — it could be days, weeks or months — you'll receive an email informing you of the update.

If you no longer want to follow a story, click the "Unfollow" link on that story. There's also an "Unfollow" link in every email notification we send you.

This tool is available only to subscribers; please make sure you're logged in if you want to follow a story.

Please note: This feature is available only to subscribers; make sure you're logged in if you want to follow a story.

Subscribe

The boys varsity tennis Dragons rebounded from their 2-7 loss to Vintage last week with a 7-0 sweep of American Canyon on Thursday, March 7. They now hold a 2-1 record heading into a week full of serves and returns with three games on the schedule.

But the trip to American Canyon was worth it for the Dragons, to revive their confidence and help them prepare for a return match against Vintage later this month, on March 28.

“Great play from the Dragons on a cold and windy day in American Canyon,” said Coach Walt Williams.

All of the matches were settled without the unsettling 10-point tiebreaker match, which VVAL coaches adopted this season. If the match score is tied 1-1 after two sets, the final set is played with different scoring, the first player or team to reach 10 points declared the winner.

In singles play, Trevor Griggs-Demmin (S) defeated Billy Biondini 6-4, 7-6 (7-3); Erik Serbicki (S) downed Eduardo Perez 6-0, 6-4; Sam Weisiger (S) beat Joseph Biondini 6-1, 6-0; and Sky Staes (S) topped Evan Valdez 6-3, 6-0.

Doubles matches also went Sonoma Valley’s way, as Lucas Llodra/Julian Hewitt (S) stopped Jose Lopez/KJ Ferguson 6-2, 7-5; Reed Hewitt/Dominik Garcia (S) defeated Yao Yanez/Javier Vazquez 6-1, 6-0; Tristan Anderson/Nico Catanzaro (S) beat G. Sandlu/Victor Secaida 6-4, 6-2. An exhibition doubles match found Sonoma winning with Mason Cox/Jack Turner (S) over P. Sidhu/J. Corpus 6-1

With the storm door closing, it’s a busy week ahead for the Dragon tennis teams. On Monday they met Napa at the high school (results too late), on Wednesday, March 13, they play Justin Sienna, followed by a Thursday meeting with Petaluma.

Show Comment

Our Network

Sonoma Index-Tribune
Petaluma Argus Courier
North Bay Business Journal
Sonoma Magazine
Bite Club Eats
La Prensa Sonoma
Emerald Report
Spirited Magazine