Thursday, April 7, 2011
Coming off its second straight district tennis championship, the Lakewood Ranch boys team will play host to Winter Haven Tuesday in a region semifinal round match.
The boys won the Class 3A-District 10 Tournament winning four of the five singles enroute to 19 points to beat runner-up Venice (15 points).
The winners for Lakewood Ranch were Arsav Mohanty at no. 1 singles, Arnav Mohanty (#2), Christian Strong (#4) and Drew Christianson (#5).
The results were just the opposite in the girls competition with Venice finishing first ahead of runner-up Lakewood Ranch, which will be at Lakeland for its region semifinal match against either Lakeland or George Jenkins of Lakeland.
Braden River's Marie Babayan qualified for the state tournament by winning the number one singles title. Samantha Aiezza won at no.2 for Lakewood Ranch.