SPECIAL TO THE PICAYUNE
WIMBERLEY — The Burnet High School tennis team was second at the Shootout Tournament on March 22. The Bulldogs were one of eight teams playing in the event that included Llano and Liberty Hill.RESULTS: Boys singles — Price Carpenter def. Mims (Wimberley) 8-0, Grieco (Wimberley) 8-1, lost to Martoell (Wimberley) 6-4, 1-6, def. Clay Billac (Burnet) for third place; Clay Billac def. Trevor Parker (Llano) 8-0, lost to Vaandrager (Liberty Hill) 6-8, lost to San Marco (Wimberley) 0-6, 0-6, lost to Price Carpenter (Burnet) for fourth place. Doubles – Luke Webb and Cable Anders lost to Pulipic and Allen of (St. Michael’s) 1-8, def. Irby and Richie (Clear Lake) 8-4, def. Garza and Heising (Devine) 8-6, def. Castro and Gonzales (Devine) 9-7 for the consolation championship.
Girls doubles — Brooke Hemphill and Micayla Light def. Cottle and Silva (Devine) 8-5, def. Neil and Krizan (Liberty Hill) 8-6, lost to Kistro and Christensen (Wimberley) 2-6, 6-1, 8-10, lost to Omelas and Sostarich (Devine) 5-8; Ali Simon and Hailey Wilson lost to Rousseau and Flynn (St. Michael’s) 7-9, def. Burh and DeLaCruz (St. Michael’s) 8-2, def. Duncan and Cowdrey (Liberty Hill) 8-2, def. Neil and Kizan (Liberty Hill) 8-0 for consolation championship. Mixed doubles – Shawn Chambers and Cheyenne King def. O’Neal and Griffin (Wimberley) 9-8 (7-4), lost to Maxwell and Warner (Liberty Hill) 6-4, 6-4, def. Taylor and Woodbury (Liberty Hill) 8-6
UP NEXT: Burnet vs. Austin St. Michael’s at the Bulldog Tennis Courts at Burnet Middle School, 1401 N. Main St. in Burnet, 4 p.m. March 28