The June Buchanan Crusaders tennis team competed in the 14th Regional Girls/Boys Tennis Tournament over the weekend.
In girl’s action, sophomore Anika Thacker won two matches in singles play to medal and advance to the Final Four round. By virtue of her placement, she also qualifies for the KHSAA Girls State Tournament. The doubles team of freshman Izabella Taylor and eighth grader Elisabeth Stepp also medaled as the young team won their first match and advanced to the Elite Eight. Also participating was freshman Hanna Hall.
In boy’s action, the doubles team of senior twins Colton and Conner Jacobs earned a spot in the KHSAA Boys State Tennis Tournament as they won two matches to advance to the Final Four round. In singles play, senior Trey Moore won his opening match and advanced to the Elite Eight. He also received a medal. Also participating were: eighth grader Peyton Varney, seventh-grader Grant Varney, and seventh grader Dylan Moore.