2016 Season at a glance
August 30 @ Rio Mesa matched up with the Spartans and we came out victorious with a 10-8 victory. We had three JV doubles teams sub in the third round and Mel and Bri Z. and Clara and Sam won crucial sets along with senior captain Ariane winning 2 sets. 3 JV sets were also played and we swept all three courts.
Sept 1 vs. Pacifica for our first home match we faced a team that we split wins with last year. Singles won 6 of 9 sets and our doubles teams took 5 of 9 sets for a 11 - 7 victory. Good start of 2-0!
Sept 6 vs. Golden Valley. We had some really long double sets today, but we were only able to take 3 of the 9 double sets, however singles won 6 sets with Ariane winning her 3 sets very decisively. Athena Krier played the second half of her last set with an injury but still managed a victory. Our set score was tied 9 - 9 so we had to count games and we narrowly escaped with a victory with an 82-79 edge in games. Off to a 3-0 start. J.V. did not fare as well losing 4-1. The lone bright spot was Siena and Reagan winning 6-0. J.V. 1-1
Sept 8 @ Pacifica we had another tight match but won the last two double sets in tiebreak to win the match 11-7. J.V. trounced to a 8-0 win. J.V. 2-1
Sept 14 home vs. Buena. Our first 18 - 0 varsity victory! We had JV players on 5 of 6 courts in the last round of varsity as well. 5-0 start! Buena did not have a JV team so the courts that our JV played on counts towards a J.V. win. 3-1 record.
Sept 22 @ Oak Park. First league match and we suffered our first defeat of the season dropping the match 7 - 11. Mary and Ariane played well and won 4 of the sets. J.V. played tough and had to play a couple of players that dropped down from varsity matches to play J.V. (3-2)
Sept 27 home vs. Moorpark. Varsity rebounded nicely off of the tough loss at Oak Park disposing of the Muskateers 14 - 4, however, J.V. dropped their match 1 -4. (3-3)
Sept 29 home vs. Camarillo. Varsity got pounded 2 -16 to the Scorpions of Camarillo, JV however won 3-2. (4-3)
Oct 4 @ Simi. Another tough match for the varsity team losing 2-16 to our cross town rivals, yet the JV finished on a positive note winning 4 - 1. (5-3)
October 10 vs. Oak Park; Today Oak Park was nearly at full strength at gave us a hard time with Varsity losing 3-15 with our singles sweeping their #3 singles player. J.V. notched another win with key wins from both Reagan and SIena and Clara and Sam. (6-3)
Oct 12 vs. Rio Mesa. Today we matched up with Rio Mesa again and this time we ended up in a tie 9-9 and lost in games 66 to 74. No JV today.
Oct 13 @ Moorpark. Today was a much tougher match against Moorpark as their doubles teams played really well and we only managed 2 set wins in doubles thanks to Maggie and Bri Z. Singles (Ariane, Athena and Mary) however carried the load today winning 8 of 9 sets to help lead us to victory 10-8. Mary's clutch win over their talented #1 player was the pivotal set. JV also won 4-1 to run their overall record to 7-3.
Oct 18 @ Camarillo. The mighty Scorps handed it to us today 0-18! They beat us in every aspect and showed why they are in first place in league. However, JV won all 3 sets that were played sweeping Camarillo and now are 5-2 in league and 8-3 overall. A nice come from behind victory for Bayley and Mel.
Oct 20 vs. Simi. The Pioneers were too strong for us and we lost 5 -13. The Varsity team finished the season with a 7-7 record. J.V. won the match 4-1 and finished their season at 9-3 and 6-2 in league which made them League CHAMPS!