Pumas to take on Vikings in girls tennis

Emily Gould of Montgomery played Kim Hower of Analy at the NCS girls tennis finals at Santa Rosa High.

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North Bay League girls’ tennis play is under way with the third round of matches Thursday, including Maria Carrillo hosting Montgomery in a matchup of longtime league powers.
The Pumas feature last season’s All-Empire first team doubles duo of Kathy Chu and Carly Chovick. League singles champion Emily Gould is back for the Vikings, who took the NBL team title a year ago.
Another top player back this season is second team All-Empire singles player Angel Tran, from Piner. Several NBL all-league players return: Kathy Chu, Maria Carrillo; Jennie Tan, Montgomery; Lilla Orr, Maria Carrillo.
In the other league matches Thursday, Santa Rosa visits Rancho Cotate, Piner is at Ukiah, and Elsie Allen takes on host Ursuline. All contests start at 3:30 p.m.