Abilene Excessive staff tennis wins bi-district playoff by forfeit, into second spherical

Abilene High team tennis wins bi-district playoff by forfeit, into second round

Jordan Hofeditz
| Abilene Reporter-Information

The Abilene Excessive tennis staff is into the second spherical of the Class 6A playoffs with out enjoying a match.

The Eagles gained their Area I-6A bi-district playoff after El Paso Americas needed to forfeit the spherical on account of COVID-19.

The final time AHS performed was on Oct. 20, when it defeated San Angelo Central 11-8 in a match for the District 2-6A title. The victory gave the Eagles their third-straight district championship. Central additionally had its first-round contest forfeited by El Paso Eastwood.

“Clearly, you might be pleased anytime you advance within the playoffs,” AHS coach Stacy Bryan mentioned. “Nevertheless, it’s disappointing that we didn’t truly get to play. However, the climate is dangerous the following two days so not less than we didn’t should work round that. I’m hoping to get some follow time on this week so we will work on some issues. It doesn’t matter what, the children will certainly be able to play on Friday. The playoffs are all the time some of the thrilling occasions of the yr and the children have numerous vitality and pleasure about enjoying within the space spherical.”

Final yr, the Eagles reached the Area I-6A semifinals, falling to Flower Mound Marcus 10-9.

Abilene Excessive will face the winner of Fort Value Chisholm Path and Keller Timber Creek within the space spherical on Friday at 2 p.m. in Weatherford.

Jordan Hofeditz covers Abilene excessive faculties and schools, Huge Nation faculties and different native sports activities. Comply with him on Twitter at @jhofeditz.

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