Tracy High senior Tyler Ness finished her tennis season at the Sac-Joaquin Section Division 1 singles tournament Nov. 1 at Johnson Ranch Racquet Club in Roseville.

Ness won her first-round match against Alexa Ghitea from Bella Vista High of Fair Oaks in three sets, 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (8), and then lost in the quarterfinals to No. 2 seed Alexis Sam of Bear Creek High, 6-1, 6-0. Sam went on to play Jillian Taggart of Bella Vista High in the final, with Taggart winning it 6-4, 6-2.

On Friday, Mountain House sophomore Saanvi Chilakapati and freshman Sana Patel were eliminated in the first round of the doubles tournament by JuJu Harrten and Faith Chen of Mira Loma High. The Mira Loma duo won it in three sets, 4-6, 7-6, 6-4. The section doubles champions were Kate McDaniel and Tatiana Orellana of Vanden High.

The Mountain House girls will continue their season Tuesday afternoon in the SJS Division 4 team playoffs, hosting Kimball High at home in a semifinal match.

Contact Sports Editor Bob Brownne at, or call 209-830-4227.

Sports editor at the Tracy Press

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