Girls Tennis

Coaches

Nolan DeWispelare tennis coach speech and journalism teacher

Nolan DeWispelare
Head Coach

Kole Harrach
Assistant Coach

2019 Girls Tennis Team

Practice Schedule 3/11-3/15

Monday, March 11 – Practice 3:30-5:00
Tuesday, March 12 – Practice 3:30-5:30
Wednesday, March 13 – Practice 3:40-5:30
Thursday, March 14 – Practice 3:40-5:30
Friday, March 15 – Practice 3:40-TBA

 

2019 Pius X girls tennis team:
Seniors:
Caroline Schieuer, Kendall Scott 

Juniors:
Maggie Barie, Gigi Carr, Grace Driewer, Grace Felder, Laura Pfeifer, Julia Wordekemper

Sophomores:
Anna Burt, Sophie Carpenter, Clare Plachy, Abby Reese, Stacie Thompson

Freshmen:
Kennedy Shreve, Sara Tucker, Aly Woita

 

2018 Season Highlights

  • 4th Place – Nebraska Class A State Tennis Tournament
  • #1 Singles – State 6th Place
  • #2 Singles – State Round of 16
  • #1 Doubles – State 4th Place
  • #2 Doubles – State 3rd Place
  • 6 LJS Academic All-State athletes

Ways to improve your game before tryouts

  • Take lessons at Woods, Lincoln Racquet Club, Nebraska Tennis Center, or any other club throughout the city.
  • Play tournaments – check USTA for a list of tournament opportunities throughout the state or check out this list of tournaments.
  • Lift weights, work on strength, flexibility, and agility.
  • Go to tennis camps and clinics.
  • Play a lot of tennis.  Play tennis every day.

Go Bolts!

Program History

Champions

Team Titles: 1988, 1991, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2004

Class B No. 1 Singles

2000-Laura Nigro
1999-Laura Nigro
1998-Laura Nigro
1997-Laura Nigro
1988-Shelley Matisons

Class B No. 2 Singles

1998-Maggie Gabelman, Lincoln Pius X
1997-Maggie Gabelman, Lincoln Pius X
1996-Jeniffer Nigro, Lincoln Pius X
1995-Christina Nigro, Lincoln Pius X
1989-Jane Higgins, Lincoln Pius X

Class B No. 1 Doubles

2005-Stephanie Sutton/Elizabeth Sutton
1998-Christina Nigro/Jeniffer Nigro
1997-Christina Nigro/Jeniffer Nigro
1995-Nan Strait/Jeniffer Nigro
1994-Colleen Matisons/Nan Strait
1991-Aralea Witte/Christina Merten

Class A No. 2 Doubles

2017-Abby Sullivan/Brooke Shreve
2016-Brooke Shreve/Abby Sullivan

Class B No. 2 Doubles

1995-Sheana Karre/Jenny Heiser
1988-Cindy Hartman/Lucy Caputo
1982-Ann Byington/Bridget Spethman

2018 Photo Gallery