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Medal-minded match a perfect pair

Friday, May 3, 2013 | Habeab Kurdi

Refusing to let a first-set loss set the tone for the match, Westlake’s Nemo Niess and teammate Casey Sutton rallied from behind to capture the UIL Tennis State Championship mixed doubles title Tuesday with a 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 win.

Tennis: Sutton, Niess advance to title match Tuesday

Monday, April 29, 2013 | Habeab Kurdi

After multiple delays, Westlake’s Casey Sutton and Nemo Niess struck quick Monday to advance to Tuesday’s title match at the UIL Tennis State Championships at the Penick-Allison Tennis Center.

Tennis: Chaps sending 4 to state

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 | Habeab Kurdi

The Chaps are going for two.

Tennis: District dandy on Day 2

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 | Special to the Picayune

The Westlake Chaparrals dominated the district boys and girls singles brackets Tuesday, earning three of the four possible spots to the regional tournament next week in Waco.

Tennis: Sutton, Niess pair up for district title

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 | Special to the Picayune

Chaparral tennis took home a championship Monday and played for two more Tuesday in the 15-5A district tournament.

Tennis: Chaps win 1st spring tourney

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 | Habeab Kurdi

The Westlake tennis team got off to a good start for the spring season with a tournament win at the Lake Travis-Austin Tennis Academy Invitational last weekend.

Tennis: Chaps come short of state by slimmest margin

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 | Habeab Kurdi

Westlake played as perfectly as possible and came as close as possible to making the state tournament without getting in.

Chaps avenge previous loss to Cavs, win district tennis title

Friday, October 19, 2012 | Special to the Picayune

There was celebratory cake at the Westlake High School tennis center on the morning of Oct. 12 and with good reason.

Westlake tennis falls in first district meeting with rival Lake Travis

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 | Habeab Kurdi

With its district challenger hosting the biggest team tennis match of the season so far, Westlake was on the verge of a win but couldn’t quite get past budding rival Lake Travis on Sept. 27.

Westlake tennis ready to rumble with new district foe Lake Travis

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 | Habeab Kurdi

Westlake wants to know how its state title chances stand, and there’s one more “hurdle” in the path toward the Chaparrals seeing the finish clearly.

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