The Mena tennis teams began this years season with matches against the De Queen Leopards and Nashville Scrappers. Mena is off to an impressive season with victories in singles and doubles in the men’s program and a victory for the women’s doubles team of Marissa Ortiz and Stephanie Lua against De Queen in a tie-breaker 7-6. The men’s doubles team of Austin Rose and Will Davis came out on top 7-5 along with a Wilson Hughes and Luke Montgomery victory. Bearcats also dominated in the three single’s matches of Wilson, Davis, and Eli Cook.
The Bearcats followed their initial performance against the Leopards in winning matches against the Scrappers. In the appearance of doubles Davis and Hughes proved successful with a 6-3 victory last Thursday as they hosted the Nashville teams. Also victorious was the doubles team of Hughes and Cook 6-1 along with wins in single play for Rose 6-3 and Davis 6-1.
The Bearcats played Malvern on Tuesday. Check out our website for updates occurring after print.