- Last Updated: 02 May 2017 02 May 2017
In addition to Regional Champion Justin Chen (Boys Singles), Coppell High School tennis team sent a record number of players to Waco for the Region 2-6A tournament and those players represented their school well. The team battled through injuries, LONG rain delays, and a Couple of grueling 3 set matches.
Day 1 was slowed by 5 separate rain delays. 4 of Coppell’s 8 entries advanced to the regional Quarterfinals:
Erin & Nicole Crumpler defeated Houston MacArthur 6-0,6-0
Micah Abaya & Sneha Banerjee defeated Houston MacArthur 6-1,6-0
Victor Kalev & Brian Nguyen defeated Round Rock Westwood 7-5,6-1
and Justin Chen defeated Houston Stratford 6-4,6-1
Two of those quarter finalists advanced to the semifinals:
Victor & Brian defeated Austin Anderson 6-1,6-3 before falling to the #1 seeded team from Houston Memorial. They ended up finishing 4th in the region.