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Under new leadership, Jays start tennis season today

Under new leadership, Jays start tennis season today

March 27th, 2012 in News

After he returns from an injury, Sam Johnson will be the No. 1 player for the Jefferson City Jays tennis team this season.

Photo by Stephen Brooks

After a preseason filled with changes, it's time for the Jefferson City boys tennis team to get some stability.

That comes today when the Jays settle into their in-season routine, as the slate kicks off with a dual match at Camdenton.

One of the biggest changes came in leadership, as Jefferson City is breaking in co-coaches Saavan Thakrar and Henry Thompson, a pair of former Jays. Thakrar, who graduated in 2008, was a freshman when Thompson was a senior.