Tennis – Girls
Mira Costa Girls Tennis maintains a successful, highly competitive program in the Bay League Division. Led by head coach Allen Yap, and assistant coach Gianpaolo Von Nacher, the team strives to develop great players as well as great people. Costa takes great pride in creating a positive team environment that creates lifelong friendships but also has had many alumni move onto great college tennis careers as well as the professional tennis world. The team lives its motto, “Champions are made when no one is watching.”
Mira Costa Girls Tennis is made up of two teams; Varsity and Junior Varsity. The program continues its rich heritage as a successful tennis program in both team and individual accomplishments.
MCHS Girls Tennis Team Highlights
– JV won the First Serve Tournament (9/2023)
– Varsity won the Point Loma Tournament (9/2023)
– JV #1 in Bay League. Costa girls won 1st and 2nd place in doubles and singles (10/2023)
– Started season (8/2022) ranked #15 in CIF Div 1.
– Varsity finished the season at the quarterfinals of CIF-SS Division 1, final ranking #15.
– JV won the First Serve Tournament (9/2022)
– JV #1 in Bay League. Costa girls won 1st and 2nd place in doubles and a semifinal in singles (10/2022).
– Coach Allen Yap won the Daily Breeze Boys Tennis Coach of the year in 2022
– Ranked #3 in CIF-SS Open Division, #4 in California State Open. Highest ranking ever for the Girls
– Tennis team! JV won the First Serve Tournament.
– On November 9, 2018, at the historic Claremont Club, Mira Costa Girls Tennis WON the first CIF
– Division 1 tennis championship in school history and the tennis team’s first championship since 1976 by defeating Dana Hills 13-5.
Costa girls won 1st and 2nd place in doubles and singles Doubles Champions: Lana Torres & Lizzy Witherell Singles Champion: Lua Rocha Doubles Finalist: Marlowe Hutter & Charlee Rainery Singles Finalist: Emmerson Ferrand CIF Rankings are pending. Senior Day: Congrats to Bridget Ballantine, Marlowe Hutter, Skyla Kallis, Lily Mitchell, Ava…
Doubles Champions: Lana & Lizzy Singles Champion: Lua Rocha
We had Senior Day on October 5, 2023 to celebrate the following seniors: Bridget Ballantine, Marlowe Hutter, Skyla Kallis, Lily Mitchell, Ava Nicols, Christy Pavlick, and Asna Patel.
The tournament hosted 16 teams in which were all competitive play. They played hard and grinded out the win.
We are off to a great start and competitive energy!! On August 29th, varsity played against Westlake High School, which we have never beaten in the past, as they compete well and are coached by an experienced Coach, Scott Yasgoor. They were the 2021 CIF Southern Section Open Division Champions and 2021 CIF State Open Champions. They…