Experienced Tigers tennis looking for success

Oakville High head tennis coach Bill Ebert is pleased his 2015 squad is top heavy with seniors who have experience at the varsity level and in district play. The team is pictured above at the district's tennis courts at Bernard Middle School.

Oakville High head tennis coach Bill Ebert is pleased his 2015 squad is top heavy with seniors who have experience at the varsity level and in district play. The team is pictured above at the district’s tennis courts at Bernard Middle School.

By Robert Chalupny

The Oakville Senior High School girls’ tennis team struggled to win matches as a unit last year, but did have some individual successes.

The Tigers will look to build on that experience to earn themselves a winning record this year, according to head coach Bill Ebert.

“We had a 4-9 record last year, so I want us to be obviously .500 or above, and I think we can with our experience,” Ebert told the Call. “I’m excited about this group that mainly is going to be top heavy with seniors, and those were juniors who experienced time at the varsity level and even district play. So I’m looking for that.”

The Tigers bring back their top player from last season, Kate Giles.

“She had a 7-7 record overall last year as