Historical Record of CCS Girls Tennis Championship Results

Special thanks to John Spalding and Don Nash for compiling this information!



The Central Coast Section inaugurated individual tennis competition for girls.
Jean Hepner, Sacred Heart Prep, def. Barrie Bulmore, Gunn, 6-3, 6-1.
Doubles Gayle Schmutz and Monica Shine, Los Altos, def. Deney Rowell and Wendy Wasson, Palo Alto, 7-5, 6-4.


Tennis competition for girls’ teams began as Leland took the first title.
Ann Renfrew, Palo Alto, def. Lynn Hepner, Sacred Heart Prep, 7-5 (5-3), 6-0.
Doubles Shannon Anderson and Sue Gould, Los Altos, def. Susan Catlin and Wendy Richardson, Santa Catalina, 6-2, 6-3
Team Leland.


Leland repeated as team champion. Gunn’s Barrie Bulmore won the singles title and teammates Hilary Whiting and Stacy Savides were doubles champions.
Barrie Bulmore, Gunn, def. Lynn Hepner, Sacred Heart Prep, 6-4, 6-1.
Doubles Hilary Whiting and Stacy Savides, Gunn, def. Kim Seandel and Thaice Wilson, Leland, 4-6, 6-4, 7-5.
Team Leland.



.Barrie Bulmore of Gunn repeated as singles champion and her school won the team title.
Barrie Bulmore, Gunn, def. Linley Hsu, Lynbrook, 6-2, 6-2.
Doubles Beth Rushing and Melinda Vollmer, Branham, def. Malana Fernandez and Ibby Kanchanawat, Santa Catalina, 6-4, 6-2.
Team Gunn def. Burlingame, 6-1.


Burlingame took the team championship as the Panthers’ Linda Gates was crowned singles champion
Linda Gates, Burlingame, def. Robin White, Pioneer, 6-4, 3-6, 6-1.
Doubles Lindsay Bartlett and Tammy Lindsey, Woodside, def. Tina Lee and Lynne Jensen, Burlingame, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4.
Team Burlingame def. Santa Catalina, 5-2.


Burlingame’s Trina and Tiffany Lee were doubles champions as the Panthers won again.
Karen Seibuechler, Homestead, def. Pam Kahler, Hillsdale, 5-7, 6-0, 6-1.
Doubles Trina Lee and Tiffany Lee, Burlingame, def. Stephanie Savides and Kelly Rapp, Gunn, 7-6 (7-5), 6-1.
Team Burlingame def. Gunn, 4-3.


Palo Alto defeated defending champion Burlingame for the team title.
Michelle Chapple, Sacred Heart Prep, def. Joanne Lum, Saratoga, 6-2, 6-3.
Doubles Tiffany Lee and Jennifer Callan, Burlingame, def. Susie Walsh and Laura Carney, St. Francis, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2.
Team Palo Alto def. Burlingame, 5-2.


Burlingame players were finalists in both individual events. Monique Javer lost to Lisa Green of Pioneer in singles, but Jennifer Callan and Anna Taver took the doubles crown.
Lisa Green, Pioneer, def. Monique Javer, Burlingame, 6-4, 6-4.
Doubles Jennifer Callan and Anna Taver, Burlingame, def. Patti Hilliard and Elizabeth McCullough, Palo Alto, 1-6, 6-2, 7-6 (8-6).
Team Gunn def. Leland, 7-0.


Again, Burlingame furnished finalists in both singles and doubles. The Panthers’ Tiffany Lee was runner-up to Tiffany Silveria of Los Gatos in the singles, but Anna Javer and Jennifer Callan took their second straight doubles title.
Tiffany Silveria, Los Gatos, def. Tiffany Lee, Burlingame, 6-7 (7-3), 6-0, 6-1.
Doubles Anna Taver and Jennifer Callan, Burlingame, def. Fink-Jensen and Mirrasou, Los Gatos, 7-5, 6-3.
Team Leland def. Gunn, 6-1.


Tiffany Silveria of Los Gatos won the singles crown for the second straight time and Leland was repeat champion in the team tournament.
Tiffany Silveria, Los Gatos, def. Chandra Thompson, Robert Louis Stevenson, 6-1, 7-5.
Doubles Birgit Fink-Jensen and Kelley Goldsborough, Los Gatos, def. Debbie Matano and Tracy Matano, Leland, 6-1, 6-0.
Team Leland def. Los Gatos, 4-3.


Mountain View’s Iwalani McCalla stopped Tiffany Silveria of Los Gatos in her bid for a third straight singles title, but Leland continued its winning streak in team competition.
Iwalani McCalla, Mountain View, def. Tiffany Silveria, Los Gatos, 6-4, 6-7 (4-7), 6-1.
Doubles Tracy Matano and Debbie Matano, Leland, def. Birgit Fink-Jensen and Kelley Goldsborough, Los Gatos, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-5).
Team Leland def. Los Gatos, 5-2.


Leland continued to win, taking its fourth straight team title. The Chargers’ Debbie and Tracy Matano were doubles champions.
Serena Wu, Gunn, def. Lisa Matsushima, Del Mar, 7-6 (7-4), 6-1.
Doubles Debbie Matano and Tracy Matano, Leland, def. Deandra Cassidy and Melissa Minkin, Gunn, 6-2, 6-2
Team Leland def. Gunn, 4-3.


Caroline Stassen and Denis Aptekar of Gunn won the doubles tournament and the Titans also took the team title.
Leslie O’Keefe, San Mateo, def. Lisa Layton, Aragon, 6-4, 6-2.
Doubles Caroline Stassen and Denise Aptekar, Gunn, def. Tisha Lee and Doniele Ja, Burlingame, 6-4, 6-4.
Team Gunn def. Aragon, 4-3.


After a year out of the winner’s circle, Leland won the team title again, defeating San Mateo.
Tammy Robertson, Gunn, def. Donna Castillon, Monta Vista, 6-2, 6-3.
Doubles Kim Marx and Lisa Salvatierra, San Mateo, def. Melanda Lau and Laura Spanjian, Aragon, 3-6, 6-2, 7-6 (4).
Team Leland def. San Mateo, 4-3.


San Mateo turned the tables on Leland, defeating the Chargers for the team championship. Lisa Salvatierra and Kim Marx of San Mateo were repeat winners in the doubles tournament.
Leslie O’Keefe, San Mateo, def. Tammy Robertson, Gunn, 3-6, 7-5, 7-5.
Doubles Lisa Salvatierra and Kim Marx, San Mateo, def. Sebrina Lau and Melinda Lau, Aragon, 6-3, 6-1.
Team San Mateo def. Leland, 4-3.


After finishing second the season before, Aragon’s Sebrina and Melinda Lau took the doubles title..
Annie Yang, Monta Vista, def. Jennifer Meyers, Willow Glen, 6-3, 6-2.
Doubles Sebrina Lau and Melinda Lau, Aragon, def. Leah McCowan and Allison Oshinsky, Los Gatos, 6-1, 6-2.
Team St. Francis def. Gunn, 6-1.


Team competition was divided into two divisions for the first time. Los Gatos took Division I and Gunn was the Division II titlist.
Annie Yang, Monta Vista, def. Jennifer Meyers, Willow Glen, 6-4, 6-4.
Doubles Beth Brady and Lindy Irvine, Gunn, def. Sebrina Lau and Jennifer Spanjian, Aragon, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3.
Team Division I-Los Gatos def. St. Francis, 5-2; Division II-Gunn def. Robert Louis Stevenson, 5-2.


Gunn repeated as Division II champions while Homestead took the title in Division I.
Vedica Jain, Gunn, def. Gitenjali Jain, Gunn, 6-1, 4-6, 7-5.
Doubles Rebecca Dirksen and Barbara Chung, Gunn, def. Briana Schaffer and Thais Nye, Robert Louis Stevenson, 6-0, 6-2
Team Division I-Homestead def. St. Francis, 6-1; Division II-Gunn def. Robert Louis Stevenson, 7-0.


St. Francis dropped Homestead in Division I and Santa Catalina stopped Gunn’s attempt to win another championship in Division II.
-Nicole Ja, Burlingame, def. Marisa MacLennan, Santa Catalina, 7-5, 6-1.

Ferlito and Walgenbach, Santa Catalina, def. Dirksen and Scifres, Gunn, 5-7, 7-5, 6-0.

Team Division I-St. Francis def. Homestead, 4-3; Division II-Santa Catalina def. Gunn, 4-3.


New champions were crowned in both divisions of the team competition, with Leland taking Division I and St. Francis winning Division II.
Rebecca Dirksen, Gunn, def. Lisa Walgenbach, Santa Catalina, 4-6, 6-1, 7-5.
Doubles Jasmine Bradley and Jayme Colker, Robert Louis Stevenson, def. Lauren Shearer and Julia Sherbaker, Los Altos, 6-1, 1-6, 7-5.
Team Division I-Leland def. Los Gatos, 5-2; Division II-St. Francis def. Robert Louis Stevenson, 5-2.


Team competition returned to a single tournament after four seasons of division play. Rebecca Dirksen of Gunn took her second straight singles title.
-Rebecca Dirksen, Gunn, def. Colleen Cheng, Burlingame, 7-5, 7-6 (8-7).
Doubles Michelle Steingart and Meghan Moore, St. Francis, def. Rachelle Tsang and Jennifer Wong, San Mateo, 6-3, 6-0.
Team Santa Catalina def. Menlo School, 4-3.


Meghan Moore and Michelle Steingart of St. Francis were repeat winners of the doubles title. The Lancers also won the team championship.
Catherine Hawley, Santa Catalina, def. Son Perez, Burlingame, 7-5, 5-7, 6-3
Doubles Meghan Moore and Michelle Steingart, St. Francis, def. Maren Lassner and Leah Thomas, Los Gatos, 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (8-6).
Team St. Francis def. Santa Catalina, 4-3.

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Menlo School won the championship over Leland, gaining revenge for its only loss in 21 matches in September to the Chargers, who finished 23-1.
Catherine Hawley, Santa Catalina, def. Janelle Perez, Burlingame, 7-5, 6-4.
Doubles Michi Bittner and Alison Dohrmann, Menlo School, def. Eloise Harpe and Amy Walgenbach, Santa Catalina, 6-3, 4-6, 6-2.
Team Menlo School def. Leland, 7-0.

 Menlo School finished the season undefeated (22-0) by handing Santa Catalina its first defeat in 21 starts. Menlo School’s Alison Dohrmann was on the winning doubles team for the second straight year.

Mio Fukushima, Robert Louis Stevenson, def. Michelle Forrest Castilleja, 6-2, 6-4.
Doubles Alison Dohrmann and Nancy Mok, Menlo School, def. Reed Templeton and Flynn Templeton, Robert Louis Stevenson, 6-1, 6-1.
Team Menlo School def. Santa Catalina, 4-3.
Undefeated Menlo School (20-0) won its 63rd straight match to defeat St. Francis for its third consecutive section title.
Amy Walgenbach, Santa Catalina, def. Mio Fukushima, Robert Louis Stevenson, 6-2, 6-1.
Doubles Liora Gelblum and Elizabeth Yu, Monta Vista, def. Jenny Renfer and Amanda Nicks, Robert Louis Stevenson, 6-3, 6-3.
Team Menlo School def. St. Francis, 6-1.
Menlo School (27-2) won the section title for the fourth consecutive year, defeating Santa Catalina.
Lena Sherbakov, Los Altos, def. Lejia Hodzic, Pinewood, 6-4, 6-4.
Doubles Jenny Renfer and Amanda Nicks, Santa Catalina, def. Connie Chang and Serena Lin, Monta Vista, 7-5, 7-5.
Team Menlo School def. Santa Catalina, 6-1.


Menlo School won its 30th of 31 matches for the year and extended its winning streak to five straight section championships by defeating Pinewood in the final.
Saskia Nauenberg, York, def. Lejia Hodzic, Pinewood, 6-3, 6-2.
Doubles Ashley Lipton and Tiffany Lee, Menlo School, def. Laura Boskovitch and Megan Kawahara, St. Francis, 6-0, 6-0.
Team Menlo School def. Pinewood, 6-1.

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Menlo School took the section championship again, winning it's sixth consecutive title with a 4-3 win over Mitty. 
Stephanie Schnitter (St. Francis-Mtn. View) defeated Saskia Nauenberg (York), 6-1, 6-0
Doubles -Alexandra Lipton and Carmen Seremeta (Monta Vista) def. Tseng and Gannes (Palo Alto), 6-1, 6-1
Team Menlo School defeated Mitty, 4-3

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Monta Vista ended Menlo School's string of section titles at six, defeating the Lady Knights, 4-3.
Allie Lipton (Monta Vista) def. Jennifer Lu (Monta Vista), 6-3, 6-4
Doubles Stephanie Schnitter and Monica Martin de Bustamante (St. Francis) def  Natalie Rosenblum and Jennifer Fung (Mills), 6-7(6-8), 6-0, 7-6 (7-4)

Monta Vista defeated Menlo School, 4-3


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Monta Visa defeated Menlo School for the second year in a row, shutting out the Lady Knights 4-3
Tnavi Dudhela (Mitty) def. Sarah Hoffman (Menlo School), 6-4, 2-6, 6-2
Doubles Allie Lipton and Vidya Dabir (Monta Vista) def.  Sam Rosenkrans and Haley Hemm (Sacred Heart Prep), 6-3, 6-3
Team Monta Vista defeated Menlo School 4-3


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Making its ninth consecutive appearance in the finals, Menlo School regained the champion's crown for the first time since 2002, defeating the defending titlist Monta Vista, 4-3.
Sam Rosekrans, (Sacred Heart Prep) def. Taylor Davis (Mitty) 5-7, 6-3, 7-6, (10-8)
Doubles Taskeen Bains and Courtney Chin, (Monta Vista) def. Kara Wang and Lindsay Marsh, (Saratoga) 6-2, 4-6, 7-6, (7-4)
Team Menlo School def. Monta Vista 4-3.

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Meeting in the finals for the fourth consecutive year, Monta Vista downed Menlo School, 5-2, to take the team title for the third time.
Sophie Chang, Monta Vista, def. Tayler Davis, Mitty, 6-2, 6-2
Doubles Sam Rosekrans and Haley Hemm, Sacred Heart Prep, def. Taskeen Bains and Courtney Chin, 6-2, 6-1
Team Monta Vista def. Menlo School, 5-2


Monta Vista repeated as team champion with a 4-3 victory over Mitty.
Taylor Davis (Mitty) def. Zoe De Bruycker (Lynbrook), 6-4, 3-6, 6-3
Doubles Courtney Chin and Sophie Chang (Monta Vista), def. Emma Marti and Janet Liu (Palo Alto), 6-1, 6-2 
Team Monta Vista def. Mitty, 4-3 



Undefeated and top ranked Mitty won its first CCS tennis title with a 5-2 team victory over Saratoga
Katie Lee (Milpitas) def, Taylor Davis (MItty) 3-6, 7-5, 2-0
Doubles Stephanie Ton and Samantha Poyayes (Mitty) def. Vynnie Kong and Melissa Kobayakawa (Monta Vista)
Team Mitty def, Saratoga 5-2



Saratoga, the runner up in 2008, downed Monta Vista , 5-2, to take its first team championship,
Katie Le (Milpitas) def, Kelley Chiu (St. Francis) 7-5, 7-5
Doubles Janet Liu and Emmas Marti (Palo Alto) def, Melissa Kobayakawa and Ruri Kobayakawa (Monta Vista) 6-3, 6-2
Team Saratoga def, Monta Vista, 5-2



Saratoga and Monta Vista met for the title for the second straight year and the result was the same with the Falcons repeating as team champions, 6-1.
Crystal Yen (Saratoga) def. Giannina Ong (Menlo) 6-2, 6-1
Doubles Vivian Nguyen and Christi Tain (Milpitas) def. Logan Finnell and Anns Romenka (Stevenson) 6-2, 6-3
Team Saratoga Def Monta Vista 6-1



Crystal Yen, (Saratoga) def Mary Closs, St. Francis (7-6, 6-1)
Doubles Kelsey Chong/Ruri Kobayakawa (Monta Vista) def Catinca Negru/Paulina Bajet (St. Francis) (7-5, 6-7, 6-2)
Team Monta Vista, 9-9 def Saratoga, 11-7 , (79-73)



Kennedy Davis, (Archbishop Mitty) def Stephanie Nguyen (Los Altos) 6-1, 6-3
Doubles Falicity Maltby/Catalina Rico (Archbishop Mitty) def Pauline Bajet/Catinca Negru St. Francis) 6-2, 7-5
Team Monta Vista Def St. Franics 11-7


Liz Yao (Menlo) def Catalina Rico (MItty) 6-2, 1-6, 6-4
Doubles Mariko Iinuma/ Natalie Spievack (Hillsdale) def Christine Eliazo/ Alice Yao (Menlo) 6-4, 6-2
Team Monta Vista defeated Menlo School 4-3


Sara Choy (Sacred Heart Prep) def Mariko Linuma (Hillsdale) 6-2, 6-0
Doubles Cate Liston / Crhistine McCarthy (St. Francis) def Megan Scannell / Ursi Eisinger (Carmel) 6-3. 2-6, 7-5
Team Menlo School (WBAL) defeated St. Francis (WCAL) 5-2