11 May 2018

Tennis Players Advance to State Championships

At the FHSAA Class 1A Region 2 Championships Finals, Windermere Prep brought an end to both the Boys and Girls Teams impressive State Series team run. Number 1 singles players John Henry Lies and Danna Taylor, along with the number 1 doubles team of Lies and Camp Priest did advance to the State Tournament with their Individual Regional Tournament wins.

The State Championship Tournament were held at Sanlando Park on April 29 and 30 and opened with junior John Henry Lies taking an impressive 6-1; 6-0 win in the State Quarterfinals but then fell to eventual State Champion Antonio Mora from Ransom Everglades 6-3; 6-0 in the Semifinals. On the girls side, Senior Danna Taylor battled strong but came up short 6-2; 7-5 in the Quarterfinals to eventual State Runner-up Olivia Jablonski. In doubles, John Henry Lies and Senior Camp Priest won their Quarterfinal match 6-2; 7-5  but then fell in the State Semifinals 6-0; 6-4 to the eventual State Champion Boys Doubles team of Antonio Mora and Grant Dill from Ransom Everglades.

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