GTen: San Marcos wins 2 of 3 at California Classic

The San Marcos girls tennis team went 2-1 in matches at the California Tennis Classic in Clovis on Friday.

The Royals, playing in Division 5, defeated El Diamante 4-2 and Tehachapi 6-0. Their lone loss was against Central High of Fresno 0n total games, 58-57. The teams tied 3-3 on sets.

The doubles team of Amber Rowley and Alexis Flores won all three of their sets and Aanavi Karandikar and Olivia Sturman went 2-0. In singles, Renee Handley went 2-1 and Kinsley Shinn posted a 2-0 record.

The tournament continues on Saturday.

The Royals have a new coach in Fred Hartzman. He is a San Marcos alum and a local tennis instructor.

San Marcos results:

Singles: Renee Handley 2-1, Julia Frohling 1-2, Kinsley Shinn 2-0, Alyssa Katich 1-0

Doubles: Amber Rowley and Alexis Flores 3-0, Carley McDaniel and Francessca Diamond 1-1,, Aanavi Karandikar and Olivia Sturman 2-0, Summer Bosse and Alyssa Katich 1-1