2006 Montgomery All-Gazette Girls Tennis
Friday, Dec. 15, 2006
Holy Cross, Sophomore
Ranked 51st nationally in United States Tennis Association’s Girls 16s, used on-court guile to rack up second-straight unbeaten season at singles and defend WCAC No. 1 singles tournament title.
Coach of the Year
Walter Johnson, 1st year
Used knowledge and passion of sport to lead Wildcats to first Montgomery County Public Schools Division I and tournament titles in more than 11 years, toppling three-time defending champion Churchill.
Fearless and crafty, Panthers’ No. 2 compiled 16-1 record and won No. 2 singles bracket to help Holton win second ISL tournament title in three years.
Power and determination led Bulldogs’ ace to undefeated regular season. Finished 13-2 with appearances in county and regional finals.
Walter Johnson Sophomore
Produced second-consecutive undefeated season, including No. 2 singles title to help Wildcats win county tournament for first time in more than a decade.
Stone Ridge Senior
Smarts and reliable all-court game led Gators’ No. 1 to 10-1 record, including singles title at season-ending ISL tournament.
Walter Johnson Junior
Steady groundstrokes and versatility helped Wildcats’ No. 1 to 17-1 record, including first county and region titles and berth at state tournament next spring.
Gloria Yoo (Senior)⁄My-Linh Nguyen (Sophomore)
Good teamwork and communication helped Rockets’ No. 1 doubles team to 10-0 season, including county tournament title.
Margot Fuller (Senior)⁄Diane Samuels (Senior)
Experience and court prowess led Bulldog team to 10-1 record; only loss a forfeit in county tournament finals.
Katie Cunningham (Junior)⁄Caroline Duffy (Junior)
Hard work helped Panthers’ No. 1 duo adapt to doubles play. Compiled 16-1 record en route to ISL tournament final.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase, freshman
Good Counsel, senior
Allison Caplan (Sr.)⁄Serena Chen (Sr.)
Gaby Tirado (Sr.)⁄Sophie Ganev (So.)
Jennifer Lure (Soph.)⁄Molly Simon (Jr.)