Multiple Teams · Tennis Team advances 6 to regionals


The district meet took place in Bishop on Thursday April 9th and the La Villa Cardinals advanced 6 of its members to the Regional tournament on April 20th in Corpus Christi.  Joel Rios and Isaiah Trevino defeated the varsity boys doubles team from Riviera 6-2, 6-2 for the district championship in that division.  Raven Garza placed 2nd in the varsity boys singles to qualify for regionals as well.

In the girls division, Maritza Gutierrez and Clarissa DeLeon split sets with the Riviera varsity girls double team, but lost in the 3rd set.  Nevertheless, their 2nd place finish qualified them for regionals as did Julissa Salazar who placed 2nd in the varsity girls singles.  Erika Olivarez placed 3rd in varsity girls singles and is the regional alternate.

In the JV division, Emily Felix placed 2nd in girls singles and Marina DeLaFuente placed 4th.  Team Tennis Pic

Pictured L to R:  Marina DeLaFuente, Emily Felix, Julissa Salazar, Erika Olivarez, Maritza Gutierrez, Raven Garza, Joel Rios, Isaiah Trevino (Clarissa DeLeon not available)