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TRM Lady Tiger tennis starts undefeated

By By Adam Robinson
sports editor

Both the T.R. Miller girls and boys tennis teams improved their records this season with wins over Milton at a home match Monday night.
The wins for the teams improved the girls to 3-0 this season while the boys improved to 2-1.
Both teams defeated Milton 8-4 Monday night.
In the No. 1 singles girls match, Andrea Alvarado lost 8-6 and was followed by Jamie Li in the No. 2 slot who lost 8-4.
Mallory Mullis won her No. 3 match with an 8-0 win and was followed by Catherine Reeves in the No. 4 singles with an 8-4 win.
Laferria Hetherington won in the No. 5 slot 9-8 and 7-4 in the tiebreaker and No. 6 Elizabeth Nelson won 8-0 to give the Lady Tigers the win.
No double matches for the girls or the boys were played.
Boys:
Nick Dorso lost the No. 1 singles match 8-6, and Nick Moore lost 8-6 in the No. 2 slot.
Bryce Wilcox won 8-5 in the third slot and Taylor Terry won 8-2 in the No. 4 match. Brandon Nelson picked up an 8-0 win in the No. 5 match and Patrick Weaver won 8-1 in the sixth slot.
T.R. Miller vs. Opp
The Tiger teams started their season 1-0 against Opp last week.
In the No. 1 singles girls match against Opp, Andrea Alvarado won 8-6 and was followed by Jamie Li in the No. 2 slot who lost 8-5.
Mallory Mullis won her No. 3 match with an 8-2 win and was followed by Catherine Reeves in the No. 4 singles with an 8-2 win.
Laferria Hetherington won in the No. 5 slot 8-0 and No. 6 Elizabeth Nelson won 8-6 to give the Lady Tigers the win.
In doubles, Li and Hetherington lost 8-3 and Sara Williamson and DeAundra Hetherington won in the No. 2 spot 8-4. Whitney Nicholson and Abbi Carlson won the No. 3 spot 8-0.
Boys:
Nick Dorso won the No. 1 singles match 8-2, and Wilcox won 8-2 in the No. 2 slot. Terry won 8-2 in the third slot and Nelson won 8-4 in the No. 4 match.
Weaver lost 8-2 in the No. 5 match and Michael Kast won 8-1 in the sixth slot.
In doubles, Dorso and Wilcox won 8-1 and Nelson and Terry won 8-0. In the No. 3 spot, Rigby and Stringer won 9-8.
T.R. Miller vs. Cottage Hill
On Saturday, the Lady Tigers improved to 2-0 while the boys lost their first game to fall to 1-1.
In the No. 1 singles girls match against Cottage Hill, Alvarado won 6-4 and 6-2 and was followed by Li in the No. 2 slot who won 6-1 and 6-3.
Mullis won her No. 3 match with a 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 win and was followed by Hetherington in the No. 4 singles who lost 2-6, 6-4, 1-6.
Nelson won in the No. 5 slot 6-4, 6-4 and No. 6 Hetherington won 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 to give the Lady Tigers the win.
In doubles, Li and Hetherington won 7-3, 6-3, 7-6 and DeAundra Hetherington and Nicholson lost in the No. 2 spot 6-3, 2-5, 10-3. Abbi Carlson and Allan lost the No. 3 spot 6-2 and 6-4.
Boys:
Against Cottage Hill, Nick Dorso won the No. 1 singles match 6-1 and 6-3, and Moore lost 6-7, 6-4, 11-9 in the No. 2 slot.
Wilcox lost 7-6, 3-6, (10-7) 7-6 in the third slot and Terry lost 6-2 and 6-1 in the No. 4 match.
Weaver lost 6-2 and 6-2 in the No. 5 match and Michael Kast lost 2-6 and 0-6 in the sixth slot.
In doubles, Dorso and Wilcox lost 6-3 and 6-0 and Moore and Terry lost 6-3 and 6-0. In the No. 3 spot, Weaver and Stringer lost 6-0 and 6-0.