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Game, Set, Match: A Story on Sarah Salinas

Game, Set, Match: A Story on Sarah Salinas

Alli Baumgartner
March 6, 2017 • 305 views
Filed under Athlete Profile, Sports, Tennis

Sarah Salinas, senior, was born in Chicago, but has lived in Bolivia, Germany, Mexico, Brazil and Singapore. She has picked up many cultural norms, such as eating most things like pizza and hamburgers with a fork and a knife. She is now, also, fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English. And, d...

Zeng, Lewis place third at State

Ellie toler, Associate Editor
October 23, 2015 • 532 views
Filed under Sports, Tennis

Varsity tennis players Athena Zeng, junior, and Ellie Lewis, sophomore, journeyed to Springfield last Thursday to compete at State. Seniors Lauren Milburn and Abby Randall, co-captains, accompanied the duo for support on their road to a third place finish. “They’re really respectful on the court and rea...

Play like a girl: Varsity girls golf, varsity girls tennis remain undefeated

Play like a girl: Varsity girls golf, varsity girls tennis remain undefeated

Greg Svirnovskiy and Ryan Berger
September 23, 2015 • 893 views
Filed under Golf, Issue 1, Print Issues, Sports, Tennis

The varsity girls tennis and golf teams have each started the season in perfecT fashion, winning every single match to date. Girls tennis lost to Lafayette 4-5 in Conference last year, but succeeded in beating Lafayette 6-3 this year. The team also won the Parkway Central Regional Tournament and has remained undefeated all season. ...

Varsity girls tennis aces beginning of season, to play Lafayette today

Varsity girls tennis aces beginning of season, to play Lafayette today

Lucy Cao, Online Editor
August 31, 2015 • 988 views
Filed under Tennis, Top Stories

Varsity girls tennis are currently undefeated after winning the most recent game against Ladue last Wednesday. "We were pretty pumped up because we played pretty well yesterday when we played Kirkwood." Lauren Milburn, senior, said at the match against Ladue. "Our first match was pretty rough against Wes...

Kauppila focuses on tennis

Kauppila focuses on tennis

Monica Ryan, Staff reporter
April 17, 2015 • 870 views
Filed under Athlete Profile, Tennis, Top Stories

Some students are athletically gifted enough to excel at multiple sports and Jacob Kauppila, junior, is one of them. However, Kauppila has decided to give up on cross country in favor of tennis. “I am not a competitive runner anymore,” Jacob Kauppila, junior, said. He will pursue his interest...

Tennis competes at state

Abigail Gawart, Photo Editor
October 28, 2014 • 806 views
Filed under Group Spotlight, Sports, Tennis

It’s no secret that MHS Varsity Tennis isn’t messing around. Following their qualification for the Missouri Elite 8, the team spent hours outside of school practicing, strategizing and preparing for the state tournament. The sectionals tournament against the Parkway Central Colts was gruesome...

Girls tennis loses State-ranked player

Shu Han, Ad Manager
September 15, 2014 • 1,424 views
Filed under 2015 Print Issues, Sports, Tennis

Girls tennis lost its #1 this year when Trisha Sudarshanam, sophomore, moved to Florida. Sudarshanam was ranked number one in the state last season as a freshman. “We miss Trisha. If we had her, we would be easily one of the top four teams in State,” Matt Del Pizzo, girls tennis varsity coach...

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