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Cate Drops Close San Marcos Match, Rebounds in Malibu

After a resounding 17-1 victory against Carpinteria High School last Thursday, Cate faced local powerhouse San Marcos High School in a battle between (arguably) the two strongest girls’ tennis programs in Santa Barbara County. While Cate did not come out … Continue reading

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Cate Moves to 7-0 with Two More Decisive Wins

Cate Girls’ Tennis continues to pick up steam headed into the big show-down with San Marcos High. Cate v. La Reina, 16-2 Win Cate took another overwhelming victory last Thursday against Tri-Valley League opponent La Reina. Sophomore Grace Fuss led … Continue reading

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Cate Girls Dominate Thacher in Ojai

Cate has come out a 13-5 winner in a match contested by two undefeated teams. Thacher is last year’s CIF D4 playoff champion, while Cate is coming off two consecutive D2 quarterfinal appearances. The teams finished second and first (respectively) … Continue reading

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Cate Girls’ Tennis Off to 4-0 Start

It’s been a whirlwind early-season. With our first match just one practice after fall tryouts, and then a 10-day break for outings trips, it would be easy to forgive a shortfall in performance. That has not been the case, as … Continue reading

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Laguna Blanca Summer Tennis Camp 2017 Recap!

Year #4 is in the books over at Laguna Blanca Summer Tennis Camp and I am proud to report another excellent week of tennis. A dozen campers, three celebrity players, and your camp coaching staff enjoyed warm but pleasant conditions … Continue reading

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Laguna’s Playoff Run Ends in Quarterfinal Round

Our playoff streak ended at three wins last night, with a defeat coming at the hands of Downey High School in Los Angeles. The CIF Quarterfinal appearance was my sixth in 16 seasons of coaching high school teams in Santa Barbara, … Continue reading

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Laguna Wins First Two Playoff Matches!

Laguna Blanca Boys’ Tennis has made a triumphant return to the CIF Division 4 Playoffs after a one-year absence. After finishing the regular season 13-3 and earning a freelance wildcard spot in the playoffs, Laguna has now won two playoff … Continue reading

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