As the region action heats up for the Bobcats tennis teams, Gilmer took the court against a region opponent in Southeast Whitfield Raiders. With just four matches left within the region, every competition is important.
In the singles matches for the Lady Cats, Lauren Cole defeated Aixa Estrada 6-0 and 6-2, Hope Colwell defeated Violet Chairez 6-0 and 6-0, Emma Callihan defeated Olivia Beeam 6-0 and 6-0.
The doubles, the Lady Cats had dominating performances as well. Beth Burnette/Josie Reece defeated Amin Ramirez/Esme Cruz 6-0, and 6-0, Mary Elizabeth Walker/Morgan White defeated Verneice Nieto/Sabrina Carillo 6-0 and 6-0 for the 5-0 sweep over the Lady Raiders.
Over on the boy’s side, the Bobcats continued to dominate Southeast and follow the girl’s lead in sweeping the Raiders at 5-0. Getting wins in singles was Brett Becker at 6-2 and 6-0, Carter Hice at 6-0 and 6-0, Tripp Pierce at 6-0 and 6-2
Mason Hedden/Luke Wimpy at 6-0 and 6-0, Corbin Singleton/Kaden Reece at 6-1 and 6-0. The Gilmer tennis teams are 2-0 in region competitions and playing their best thus far in 2019.