Saul Felipe

Leopard Saul Felipe stretches for a return against Hope.

The Leopards won five matches and the Bobcats four when the Hope tennis teams visited De Queen Sept. 10.

On the boys side Jair Maruffo won in singles 6-5 but Allen Hong fell 4-6.

Sing Chang and Manuel Soto took their doubles match 4-1. Saul Felipe and Chang won in doubles 4-1 as well.

The girls competition was all doubles. Kyla Ferguson and Elise Dean shut out their opponents 6-0. Jera Cotten and Allison Dockins prevailed 6-4.

Perla Zapata

Perla Zapata of De Queen volleys in her match against Hope.

Perla Zapata and Lorel Morphew lost 1-6. Jackie Phan and Jeanette Villaverda were defeated 1-6. América Quintana and Villaverda also lost 0-6. 

Malvern at De Queen

In a Sept. 3 match with visiting Malvern, the boys split. The visitor won four girls matches to De Queen's two.

Both boys wins came in singles. Allen Hong won 6-1 and Sing Chang 6-0.

Jairo Maruffo lost 2-6. The team of Manuel Soto and Saul Felipe fell 1-6.

In girls competition Elise Dean won her singles match 6-1, then teamed with Perla Zapata for a 6-2 win in doubles.

In singles Kyla Ferguson fell 1-6. In doubles Jackie Phan and Lorel Morphew lost 1-6. Jera Cotten and Allison Dockins lost 5-6. América Quintana and Jeanette Villaverda were defeated 0-6.

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