Cane River Combo Tennis Team wins State Championship

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) 2021Women’s Combo 55 and over of the 6.5 Women’s League were Louisiana State Champions on Nov. 7. The Cane River Combo championship team includes: Missy Marcus Aldredge, Terri Ellis Cunningham, Barbara Duchardt, Beth Morrow Edens, Melanie Faucheux Johnson, Catherine King, Becky Koll, Melanie Gimbert McCain, Cissy Thompson Paz, Patricia Pearson, and Rhonda Roge.

Coach Willie Paz has been guiding the team to their first State Championship. The team moves on to Sectional Tournament play in Mobile, Alabama the weekend of December 3-6. Coach Willie Paz has been instrumental in getting the team ready for tournament play. Pictured from left to right front to back rows are: first row: Edens, Koll, McCain, 2nd row: Pierson, Aldredge, Cunningham, 3rd row: Wright and King, 4th row: Duchardt, Paz, and Roge. Not pictured Johnson.