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Burnet tennis duo places second at Copperas Cove

Burnet High School junior varsity tennis team members Tyler Lyons (left), Kymbra Curley and Seth Timmons show the medals they won at the Llano Invitational on March 7. Courtesy photo

FROM STAFF REPORTS

COPPERAS COVE — Burnet High School tennis players participated in the Copperas Cove Spring Break Invitational on March 7.

In mixed doubles, the team of Price Carpenter and Hailey Wilson posted a 2-1 record to finish in second place.

The boys doubles team of Cable Anders and Luke Webb won the consolation bracket with a 3-1 record, while the team of Caleb Cardoza and Brian Bullock finished sixth with a 2-2 record and the team of Austin Hall and Austin Crain posted a 1-1 record.

In girls doubles, the team of Micayla Light and Brooke Hemphill earned a 2-1 record.

The Burnet junior varsity team also performed well at the Llano Invitational on March 7, coach Tammy Hullum said.

Burnet High School junior varsity tennis team members Tyler Lyons (left), Kymbra Curley and Seth Timmons show the medals they won at the Llano Invitational on March 7. Courtesy photo
Burnet High School junior varsity tennis team members Tyler Lyons (left), Kymbra Curley and Seth Timmons show the medals they won at the Llano Invitational on March 7. Courtesy photo

Tyler Lyons placed second in boys singles, while the mixed-doubles team of Seth Timmons and Kymbra Curley also finished second.

“Seth and Kymbra played mixed doubles for the first time and still played well,” Hullum said.

jfierro@thepicayune.com

RESULTS: Varsity boys doublesCable Anders/Luke Webb lost to Rogers/Stefek of Harker Heights 7-9; def. Albers/Jackson of Copperas Cove 8-4; def. Carson/Saket of Round Rock Westwood 8-4; and Gray/Llanos of Copperas Cove 9-8 (6). Caleb Cardoza/Brian Bullock def. Gray/Llanos of Copperas Cove 8-6, Hamilton/Loughran of Killeen Harker Heights 8-2; lost to Round Rock Westwood; def. Osburn/Guevera  of Killeen Ellison 8-4; and lost to Henicke/Garcia of Killeen Ellison. Austin Hall/Austin Crain lost to Shabad/Liem of Round Rock Westwood; lost to Gray/Llanos of Copperas Cove; def. Berlin/McLish of Lago Vista 8-4. Varsity girlsMicayla Light/Brooke Hemphill def. Greiner/McVeigh of Copperas Cove 8-4; def.  Candara/Ellen of Round Rock Westwood 9-8 (8); lost to Lash Hassin of Lago Vista. Varsity mixed doublesPrice Carpenter/Hailey Wilson def. Adams/Bliss of Copperas Cove 8-2; def. Burns/Danemarks of Copperas Cove 8-2; def. Lesperance/Covarrubias of Killeen Harker Heights (the No. 1 seed) 7-5, 7-6 (5); lost to Chacon/Payne of Copperas Cove 5-7, 5-7.

Junior varsity boys singlesTyler Lyons def. Oosterbaan of Killeen Heritage 6-1, 2-6, 10-3; def. Westin Hill of Junction 3-6, 6-3, 10-6; lost to Jack Smith of Heritage. Axl Gonzales def. Sione of Heritage 6-3, 6-2; lost to Smith of Heritage. Junior varsity boys doubles — Dillon Crain/Brock Wilson lost to Palacios/Puente of Austin Lanier; lost to Garza/O’Leary of Heritage. Junior varsity mixed doublesSeth Timmons/Kymbra Curley lost to Harper/Kupac of Killeen Heritage 6-3, 6-4.

UP NEXT: 4:30 p.m. March 18, Burnet at Austin St. Michaels, 3000 Barton Creek Blvd. in Austin