Head coach Chris Belknap admits he may not appear to be a tennis wiz, but the Fillies tennis team has made massive improvements under his coaching since practice began Aug. 9.
I think I shocked them a little bit with some of the knowledge that I had, which is always good, Belknap said. It helps with rapport, and things have been going really well.
The Fillies were coming off of a strong performance in Chanute, where they ended up in a tiebreaker with Chanute High for first place.
Stay connected to the stories and events that make your community a special place to call home.
Subscriptions start at $14.90/month.View subscription options
- Unmatched coverage of Allen County’s local news and sports, a tradition dating back to 1867
- Compelling portraits of our residents, experienced reporting and thoughtful analysis
- Unlimited online access to iolaregister.com and our archives