December 5, 1996 |
The top 16 singles players and doubles teams will be competing today at the Racquet Club of Irvine in the Southern Section individual girls' tennis championships. Oxnard Rio Mesa's Zuzana Stunova will be back to defend her singles title. Her main competition should come from Woodbridge senior Natalie Exon, Mater Dei freshman Melissa Esmero and Corona del Mar junior Nina Vaughan. The favored team in the doubles tournament is Villa Park's Faye DeVera and Katey Becker.
November 15, 1997
Arizona State's Faye DeVera and Reka Cseresnyes advanced to the second round in doubles at the ITA Rolex Regionals at UC Irvine. DeVera, a 1997 Villa Park High graduate, and Cseresnyes defeated San Diego's Steffi Hesse and Millie Prior, 9-8, to advance to today's second round. The top-four seeded singles players all advanced, including top-seeded Amanda Basica of UCLA, who defeated Pepperdine's Nadine Rastetter, 6-1, 6-2.
October 26, 1997
UC Irvine's Darian Chappell and Natalie Exon advanced to today's semifinals at the Cal State Fullerton Tennis Championships. Chappell, seeded No. 1, defeated Cal State Northridge's Kelly Edwards, 6-2, 6-0. Chappell plays Northridge's Nely Horowic today. Third-seeded Natalie Exon defeated UC Santa Barbara's Shannon Wilkins, 6-2, 6-3. Chappell and Carla Nasca, seeded No. 1 in doubles, advanced to the semifinals by beating Milissa Dillard and Jackie Jocson of UC Santa Barbara, 6-4, 6-4.
April 27, 1995 |
The boys' 16s figures to be the most competitive of all age divisions when the 96th Ojai Valley Tennis Tournament begins today. Freshmen Chase Exon of Woodbridge, Joost Hol of Foothill and Ryan Moore of Servite are a few of the division's top-seeded players. Moore won the Ojai boys' 14s two years ago, and Hol and Exon, each having excellent high school seasons, are highly ranked in Southern California.