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2018 Chaparral Girls Tennis Capsule


League: Class 3A Southern

Head coach: Barbara Padour, first season

2017 record: 3-7 (3-7 3A Sunrise/fifth)

Returning letter winners: Three

Top athletes: Karina Cosentino (Sr.), Lenella Cooper (Sr.), Bekah Terry (Sr.)

Outlook: Padour inherits a team with three returning letter winners.

“We look forward to coaching a mostly new team with majority of the members being their first year playing,” Padour said. “The athletes are eager to learn and improve their game.”

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2018 Girls Tennis Honors

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