Del Oro tennis wins SFL opener vs. Woodcreek

By: Journal sports staff
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The Golden Eagles are off to a good start.

The Del Oro boys tennis team beat visiting Woodcreek Tuesday 8-1 in the Sierra Foothill League opener.

Del Oro (4-0, 1-0) lost only in No. 1 singles action, as Jan Arendain defeated Galen Champlin, 6-0, 6-1.

The Eagles got singles victories from Gabe Ezcurra (6-0, 6-1), Max Hennessy (6-0, 6-0), Jesse Ahlquist (6-3 6-0), Mitch Pingree (6-0, 6-0) and Parker Jones (6-1, 6-0).

Del Oro swept the doubles matches with teams of Alexi Ezcurra and Will Lamorra (6-0, 6-0), Clarke Powers and Ethan Tooker (6-0, 6-0), and Jaden Johnson and Kyle Rathbone (6-1, 6-0) earning wins.

The Eagles return to the court Thursday when Rocklin visits Loomis at 3:30 p.m.

“That will give us a sign of where we line up in league this year,” coach Jill Tooker said.