Men’s and women’s tennis lose at Ojai

Christian Gonzales

Ojai held the 115th tennis tournament and it played host to many schools and divisions.

It holds the Pac-12 Colleges, Division III Colleges, Community Colleges and CIF.

The men’s tennis team had a 20-6 record this season and easily won conference.

The best result of the state championships for the men was when doubles partners Amadi Kagoma/ Henry Ayesiga and Mark Antoniuk/ Agustin Lombardi reached the round of 16.

Both of the doubles teams were defeated and saw the season come to an end.
Kagoma and Ayesiga finished the season with an 8-1 record.

Antoniuk and Lombardi finished the season with a 21-9 record this season.

The women’s tennis team had a 19-7 record this season but did not win conference.

The results for the women’s team in the state championships was when doubles pair Mariia Yatsenko and Taylor Heath were eliminated in the quarterfinals.

The duo were seeded No. 2 in the state and finished the season with a 19-5 record.

Antoniuksaid, “It was pretty hard because we had to wake up at 5:30 a.m. everyday and practice, then we ate and play four matches in a day. But overall it was a great experience.”

Yatsenko said, “It was a great experience and it was hard but next year it will be better.”