20 Jan 2017

Tennis Team To Open Season Against St. Thomas Aquinas

The Australian Open “down under” is underway for tennis pros and the many tennis fans around the world are tuned in with the start of the season. It is no different all the way down at the high school level, where the prep tennis season gets kicked off on Monday, Jan. 23.

The CHS tennis team will open play in Hammond versus St. Thomas Aquinas at Oak Knoll Country Club. First serve is scheduled at 3:30 p.m.

The Bears return five of their eight member squad from last season. Junior Nick Watson returns after winning the last two individual state titles and racking up a 30-0 record. The senior brother duo of Andrew and Stephen Bienvenu returns along with William Aguillard and Raymond Chassaignac.

The squad is led by 5th year head coach Kyle Jackson and he is assisted by Cathy Robichaux. Jackson, Class of 2007, was a court standout for the Bears.