Tennis

Women’s tennis strikes gold at NCS

Women’s tennis strikes gold at NCS

by | November 29, 2016

The racket swung and the flying yellow-green streak landed in the court, scoring the winning point for the PHS women’s varsity tennis team, which took its 18th league title this year after a close... Read More

Men’s tennis will swing and miss their seniors

Men’s tennis will swing and miss their seniors

by | May 18, 2016

As the seniors crossed through the gate and onto the red tennis court surface, ready for practice, the men’s head varsity tennis coach Jim Landes asked each of them, “You flunked out? You got... Read More

Women’s varsity tennis swings to an NCS title

Women’s varsity tennis swings to an NCS title

by | December 14, 2015

The bright green ball lights up in the setting sun, as two tennis players hit back and forth, locked in an intense struggle of backhands and forehands. The rally draws on until one of... Read More

Huang leads tennis team on and off the court

Huang leads tennis team on and off the court

by | October 28, 2015

When varsity tennis captain senior Katie Yu wanted to work on her volleys, she turned to her teammate freshman Angela Huang for help. Huang, although a newcomer to the team, is already the No.... Read More

Thiel serves third year as number one singles

Thiel serves third year as number one singles

by | September 26, 2014

In five minutes, one could take a shower, watch a funny YouTube video or take a quick power nap. In five minutes, junior Kaelli Thiel can analyze her opponent for whether she is right... Read More

Neil Rothenberg coaching success continues this year

Neil Rothenberg coaching success continues this year

by | December 19, 2013

On a sunny afternoon at the Piedmont Recreation Department tennis courts, Piedmont High School Varsity Tennis Coach Neil Rothenberg steps aside to talk to me as the women’s team warms up. Over the busy... Read More

Men’s tennis truimphs over Bishop O’Dowd, 6-1

Men’s tennis truimphs over Bishop O’Dowd, 6-1

by | April 10, 2013

The men’s varsity tennis team emerged victorious in a 6-1 league match against Bishop O’Dowd on Tuesday, April 9. Earlier in the season, they had beaten O’Dowd 7-0. Piedmont is currently 11-1 in league... Read More

Men’s tennis crushes CPS, 8-1

Men’s tennis crushes CPS, 8-1

by | April 4, 2013

The men’s varsity tennis team defeated College Preparatory School (CPS) in an 8-1 non-league match on Tuesday, April 2. Though CPS is in a different league, the Bay Counties League West division, they are... Read More

Men’s tennis victorious over Mount Eden

Men’s tennis victorious over Mount Eden

by | March 22, 2013

The men’s varsity tennis team succeeded in their match against Mount Eden High School, 7 – 0. At their last match against Arroyo, they also won 7 – 0, which is helping them to... Read More

Men’s varsity tennis crushes Arroyo, 7-0

Men’s varsity tennis crushes Arroyo, 7-0

by | March 19, 2013

The boy’s varsity tennis team dominated in their matches against Arroyo, winning 7-0. Three of Piedmont’s top four singles players were unavailable to play. Just the day before they had lost to Miramonte, 1-8. “We got... Read More