Regents School of Oxford’s varsity tennis teams win MAIS AAA North Half Runner-Up title

Published 10:34 am Thursday, April 25, 2024

Regents School of Oxford’s Varsity Tennis Teams won the MAIS AAA North Half Runner-Up title in both boys and girls competition Tuesday at Tunica National Golf & Tennis Club.

The team’s 10 players, led by Coaches Evan and Lauren Coughlin, all advanced to the MAIS AAA state competition.

The boys started the day strong with a first-place win by Anders Griffin and Swinton White in #2 doubles, followed by second place in #1 doubles by Harrison Yow and Stephen Williams.

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Hardin Shirkey also placed second in his division of #2 boys singles. In girls play, Annalee Rogers won first place in #1 singles followed by Nila Vae Cochet and Lauren Niemeyer winning first in their division of #2 girls doubles.

Cate Callicutt and Annie Perry placed second in #1 girls doubles to secure the team’s Runner Up honors.

All 10 player participants will advance to the state tournament next week in Ridgeland:

– Annalee Rogers (7th) – #1 Girls Singles

– Cate Callicutt (11th)- #1 Girls Doubles

– Annie Perry (8th) – #1 Girls Doubles

– Lauren Niemeyer (11th) – #2 Girls Doubles

– Nila Vae Cochet (8th) – #2 Girls Doubles

– Hardin Shirkey (7th) – #2 Boys Singles

– Stephen Williams (7th) – #1 Boys Doubles

– Harrison Yow (7th) – #1 Boys Doubles

– Anders Griffin (7th) – #2 Boys Doubles

– Swinton White (7th) – #2 Boys Doubles