The Kingswood Oxford varsity girls tennis team is off to a fast start, with wins in each of its first two matches.
The Wyverns (2-0) defeated the Kent School, 6-3, in a competitive Founders League match on Wednesday.
Kingswood Oxford won all the doubles matches to start out the afternoon. The highlight of the doubles was a truly impressive 8-0 win by Aimee Zheng and Isa Raymond at #2 doubles. Kay Chin and Molly Baron were victorious at #1 doubles and Sydney Smith and Shreeya Chalikonda won at #3 doubles
The Wyverns then won three of the six singles matches with wins by Chin, Smith, and Chalikonda.
“It was a great team effort,” KO coach Ron Garcia said.
The Wyverns opened the 2019 season with a convincing 7-0 victory over Hamden Hall on Monday.
Kingswood Oxford got singles wins from Chin, Baron, Zheng, and Raymond while the doubles teams of Smith & Chalikonda, Izzy Rome & Amrita Natarajan and Esha Kataria & Jenna Blocher were also victorious.
“We got some great wins throughout the lineup,” Garcia said. “It was a good start to the season and a good team win.”
The Wyverns continue their opening home stand on Friday when they host Pomfret. Kingswood Oxford then faces Choate Rosemary Hall at home on April 17 and is at Hopkins for its first road match on April 22.
Located in West Hartford, CT just steps from Blue Back Square, Kingswood Oxford is a private school inspiring co-ed day students in grades 6-12 with a college preparatory curriculum. Empowered students become clear confident communicators, resourceful problem-solvers, and ethical leaders. KO: where unlimited potential meets endless opportunities.