Multiple Teams · Panther Tennis Earns Dist. Road Win!


The North Crowley Panthers Tennis Team was in action on Tuesday visiting the Arlington Bowie Volunteers. The Panthers were looking to get back on track after losing to the Lamar last week. The Panthers came out strong with the boys doubles sweeping 3-0. The girls doubles proved they too could come through when need going 2-1 with the #2 doubles of Seniors Abrian Johnson and Maria Martinez winning their match and the  #3 doubles team of Senior Newcomer Gillian Harrison and Freshmore Maddy Miller holding their own and earning an impressive win. The mixed doubles fell short but Rodrigo Portillo and Jayla McGill competed well. The Panthers were up 5-2 heading into the singles and never looked back. The boys once again showed dominance as they swept the singles side with Junior Superchamp Jonny Vega leading the way and Seniors Kaleb Collins and Joe Darden, Junior Gio Rodriguez and sophomores Logan Smith and Colt Nickle securing wins. The girls pulled out wins to help the Panthers secure the win. Sr. Abrian Johnson and Gillian Harrison and Freshmore Maddy Miller grabbed wins bringing the match count to 14-5. The Panthers are now 2-1 in district and 7-5 overall. The Panthers shift their focus to next week  which is the start to the gaunlet part of the district schedule as they host the Paschal Panthers. Great job tonight to all the Panther tennis players and congratulations on the win. Good luck next week and Go Panther Nation.

Sophmore Jayla McGill prepares for a serve from Bowie opponent.
Sophmore Jayla McGill prepares for a serve from Bowie opponent.
Seniors Maria Martinez and Abrian Johnson secure a win in the #2 doubles.
Seniors Maria Martinez and Abrian Johnson secure a win in the #2 doubles.
#3 doubles partner Gillian Harrison focuses on her upcoming serve.
#3 doubles partner Gillian Harrison focuses on her upcoming serve.
Senior Kaleb Collins ready for serve in his singles match.
Senior Kaleb Collins ready for serve in his singles match.
Junior Superchamp Jonny Vega returns a solid forehand.
Junior Superchamp Jonny Vega returns a solid forehand.
Freshmore Maddy Miller secures a win at the #5 spot for the Panthers.
Freshmore Maddy Miller secures a win at the #5 spot for the Panthers.
Mixed team of Portillo and McGill competed well.
Mixed team of Portillo and McGill competed well.
Finally getting on the court, Stewart Stevens gets ready to do battle.
Finally getting on the court, Stewart Stevens gets ready to do battle.