Wall, Mason, Reagan County defend titles at UIL state tennis tournament

SAN ANTONIO – Concho Valley athletes returned home with seven state titles Wednesday from the UIL Tennis State Championships in San Antonio.

Mason’s three state titles were secured before the day began after the school locked up all-Mason finals in boys doubles, girls doubles and mixed doubles in the 2A bracket. The Punchers and Cowgirls now have 107 state titles over the years.

Wall claimed two state titles, while Reagan County and Sterling City each added another.

Wall High School's Payne Smith hits a forehand in the Class 3A boys singles finals at the UIL State Tennis Tournament in San Antonio on Wednesday, April 27, 2022.

Wall junior Payne Smith defended his state title in 3A boys singles with a 6-1, 6-0 win over Idalou’s Logan Randall.

“I was really able to hit my shots through the back part of the court and I was able to get to the net easy and really be on offense most of the time,” Smith said. “I was never really on defense.”

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