Players check out the day’s lineup at the Junior Team Tennis league at the lower Libbey courts. Pictured (from left) are Jules Thompson, Adrian Ocone, Elias Simon, Elizabeth Russell, Jack Lagas, Veronica Palmer, Jakie Quackenbush, and Hina Suzuki. (photo submitted)
Rick Thompson. Ojai Valley News contributor
The Jade Leprechaun Tortles suffered their first loss of the season after being mauled by the Koalas, 15-11. Jules Thompson and Aidan Federoff opened with a 6-2 doubles win. David Alverez came back with a 5-1 singles win for the Tortles. The Tortles held a one-point lead as Thompson teamed with Andrew Rapp for a 6-1 doubles win to clinch the match.