Girls Tennis


Girls Varsity Tennis Roster 2019
Name Grade
Bondy, Elizabeth 12
Bonin, Callie 12
Buser, Brooke 10
Chang, Bethany 12
Clarke, Sarah 9
Kienle, Ava 12
Kitts, Amelia 12
Major, Lidia 9
Mendicina, Valentina 10
Plocher, Meagan 12
Sakakine, Lea 12
Todd, Jacqueline 11
Tungate, Amelia 10
Zhang, Vicky 10
Girls JV Tennis Roster 2019
Name Grade
Blye, Brielle 10
Duffy, Amanda 11
Fishbeck, Brooke 10
Ghaffari, Neela 11
Hafezi, Allyson 10
Hetland, Bella 10
Kienle, Mia 10
Saghafi, Azadeh 10
Suarez, Isabella 11
von Gierke, Natalia 11
Wong, Katherine 10
Yurkovich, Faith 9
Girls FS Tennis Roster 2019
Name Grade
Amparano, Cyndi 9
Brown, Libby 9
Chen, Yixuan (Krystal) 10
Choi, Leah 10
Diab, Lana 10
Mikhail, Sarah 9
Nelson, Michelle 9
Pense, Sophie 9
Tran, Felicity 10
Tian, Anni 9


SMCHS Girls’ Tennis Tryouts 2019

In order to try out for the 2019-20 SMCHS Tennis teams, each girl must complete the 2019-20 Athletic Registration process prior to attending Tennis Camp/Tryouts.

Complete directions and required forms can be found by clicking on link provided here for the SMCHS Sports Medicine webpage.

Camp/Tryout Schedule

July 15 - July 25

JV/FS 3:30 – 5:30 PM

Varsity 5:30 – 7:30 PM

Uniform sizing – will take place on Tuesday, 7/16/19 prior to camp.

JV/FS 2:30 – 3:30 Varsity 4:30 – 5:30

Click on this link to register for Girls’ Tennis Camp/Tryouts: Click Here

If you have a conflict that prevents you from attending Camp/Tryouts please contact Coach Williams williamsd@smhs.org 949-766-6063

Practice Schedule

Practice begins Wed Aug 14 2:30 – 4:15pm: Normal afternoon practice schedule begins. Practice or matches will be held Mon-Fri weekly unless otherwise advised.

If you have questions you may email Coach Williams at williamsd@smhs.org


Varsity League Champions

1992, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018


Eric Michaut – Head Varsity Tennis Coach

Coach Michaut is in his 21st year as the Girls Varsity Head Coach and he has also been the Boys Varsity Asst Coach for 4 years. Eric grew up playing tennis in the French National Junior Program and then played professional tennis for 2 years. After his playing career he became a French Federation National Coach. Coach Michaut has worked as a Tennis Teaching Professional all over the world and is currently teaching at the Mission Viejo Country Club. Eric and his wife Magdalena enjoy travel and live in South Orange County.

Katarina Lajcakova – Varsity Assistant Coach

Coach Katarina is in her 8th year as the Girls Varsity Assistant Coach. Katarina grew up playing tennis in Slovakia and on the Jr. circuit in Europe with contemporaries who became WTA top ranked professionals. Following her playing career Katarina studied tennis and physical education at Prague’s Charles University in the Czech Republic where she earned her ITF Tennis Teaching Professional certification. Since 2006 Coach Katarina has been the Head Professional at Sweet Spot Tennis in South Orange County. Katarina and her husband Eric have a 4 year old son Nikolas and are expecting a daughter in October.

Katie Baker – Junior Varsity Head Coach

Coach Baker is in her 6th year as the Girls JV Head Coach. She played her college tennis for the Rustlers of Golden West JC and then moved on to play for the University of Denver. Coach Baker’s knowledge and love of the game are a huge asset to the SMCHS Tennis program. Katie has been married to her husband Mike for 30 years and their children Monica and Ben are both SMCHS graduates.

Hilary Bradford – Junior Varsity Assistant Coach

Coach Bradford is in her 3rd year as the Girls Junior Varsity Assistant Coach. Coach Hilary has over 20 years playing experience in tennis and shares that to help our players improve. She and her husband Steve have been married for 34 years and their 3 children are SMCHS graduates. Coach Bradford recently became a grandmother.

David Hirschman – Frosh-Soph Head Coach

Coach Hirschman is in his 1st year as the Girls Frosh-Soph Head Coach, and has been the Boys Head Junior Varsity Coach for 11 years. Dave has been teaching Math for 15 years at SMCHS. Coach Hirschman attended USC and earned his BA in Fine Arts at Cal St LA. After that Dave earned teaching credentials in Science, Math, and Art and then acquired his Masters in Education from Azusa Pacific University. Coach Hirschman and his wife Elke have been married 23 years and their 2 children, Tamara and Andrew, are both students at SMCHS.

Corey Lerner – Frosh-Soph Assistant Coach

Coach Lerner is in his 1st year as the Girls Frosh-Soph Assistant Coach, and has been the Boys Junior Varsity Assistant Coach for 4 years. Corey is an SM grad from the class of 2013 where he played Varsity Tennis and helped his team win 2 Trinity League Titles. Coach Lerner graduated from Cal St Univ Fullerton in 2018 with a degree in Liberal Studies. He is now in the Teacher Credential Program at Concordia University working towards his Elementary Multi Subject credential.

Callie Mitchell – Frosh-Soph Assistant Coach

Coach Mitchell is in her 1st year as the Girls Frosh-Soph Assistant Coach and is in her first year of teaching Math at SMCHS. Callie was a very well rounded athlete in her prep career at Bakersfield HS. She participated in Tennis, Soccer, Softball, and Cheer. Coach Mitchell played her collegiate tennis at Whittier College.


2019 Girls Varsity Tennis Schedule (11 - 2 | 0 - 0)
Day Date Opponent Location Time Score

Monday 8/26/19 Tesoro SMCHS 3:15 W 15-3
Wednesday 8/28/19 Sage Hill Sage Hill HS 3:15 W 14-4

Friday 9/6/19 Stockdale Fresno, TBA 8:00 W 6-0
Friday 9/6/19 Clovis North Fresno, TBA 11:00 W 3-3
Friday 9/6/19 Archbishop Mitty Fresno, TBA 2:00 W 6-0
Saturday 9/7/19 Faith Lutheran Fresno, TBA 9:00 W 5-1
Saturday 9/7/19 San Louis Obispo Fresno, TBA 12:00 W 3-3
Tuesday 9/10/19 Northwood SMCHS 3:15 W 12-6
Thursday 9/12/19 Beckman SMCHS 3:00 L 8-10
Cathedral (SD)
Cathedral HS (SD)
W 14-4
L 5-13
Wednesday 9/18/19 El Dorado El Dorado HS 3:00 W 16-2
Thursday 9/19/19 Laguna Beach SMCHS 3:15 W 11-7
Monday 9/23/19 Portola SMCHS 3:15
Tuesday 9/24/19 JSerra JSerra HS 3:15
Thursday 9/26/19 Orange Lutheran SMCHS 3:15
Tuesday 10/1/19 Mater Dei SMCHS 3:15
Thursday 10/3/19 Rosary Academy Fullerton Tennis Ctr 2:30
Friday 10/4/19 Riverside Poly Riverside Poly HS 3:15
Thursday 10/10/19 JSerra SMCHS 3:15
Tuesday 10/15/19 Orange Lutheran Anaheim Tennis Ctr 2:30
Thursday 10/17/19 Mater Dei Los Cabelleros Club 2:45
Tuesday 10/22/19 Rosary Academy SMCHS 3:15
2019 Girls JV Tennis Schedule (6 - 2 | 0 - 0)
Day Date Opponent Location Time Score

Monday 8/26/19 Tesoro Tesoro HS 3:15 W 16-2
Wednesday 8/28/19 Sage Hill SMCHS 3:15 W 14-4
Tuesday 9/3/19 University SMCHS 3:15 L 6-12
Tuesday 9/10/19 Northwood Northwood HS 3:15 W 14-4
Thursday 9/12/19 Beckman Lower Peters Canyon 3:00 L 7-11
Friday 9/13/19 Cathedral SMCHS 3:15 W 10-2
Wednesday 9/18/19 El Dorado SMCHS 3:00 W 18-0
Thursday 9/19/19 Laguna Beach Laguna Beach HS 3:15 W 15-3
Monday 9/23/19 Portola Portola HS 3:15
Tuesday 9/24/19 JSerra SMCHS 3:15
Thursday 9/26/19 Orange Lutheran Anaheim Tennis Ctr 2:30
Tuesday 10/1/19 Mater Dei Los Cabelleros Club 2:45
Thursday 10/3/19 Rosary Academy SMCHS 3:15
Friday 10/4/19 Riverside Poly SMCHS 3:15
Thursday 10/10/19 JSerra JSerra HS 3:15
Tuesday 10/15/19 Orange Lutheran SMCHS 3:15
Thursday 10/17/19 Mater Dei SMCHS 3:15
Tuesday 10/22/19 Rosary Academy Fullerton Tennis Ctr 2:30
2019 Girls Frosh-Soph Tennis Schedule
Day Date Opponent Location Time Score
Thursday 8/29/19 San Clemente San Clemente HS 3:15
Friday 8/30/19 Mater Dei SMCHS 3:15
Thursday 9/5/19 Portola Portola HS 3:15
Saturday 9/7/19 Sage Hill SMCHS 10:00
Friday 9/27/19 Laguna Beach Laguna Beach HS 3:15
Saturday 9/28/19 Sage Hill Sage Hill HS 10:00
Monday 9/30/19 JSerra JSerra HS 3:00
Monday 10/7/19 Portola SMCHS 3:15
Thursday 10/03/19** Mater Dei Los Cabelleros Club 2:45**
Friday 10/18/19 Northwood Northwood HS 3:15
Saturday 10/19/19 JSerra SMCHS 11:00
Friday 10/25/19 Laguna Beach SMCHS 3:15


*All Directions are from Santa Margarita High School*

- Sage Hill High School -

20402 Newport Coast Dr

Newport Coast, CA 92657


- J Serra High School -

26351 Junipero Serra Rd.

San Juan Capistrano, CA


- Mater Dei High School -

Los Caballeros Racquet & Sports Club

17272 Newhope St.

Fountain Valley, CA 92708


- Northwood High School -

4515 Portola Pkwy.

Irvine, CA 92620


- Orange Lutheran High School -

Anaheim Tennis Center

975 S. State College

Anaheim, CA 92806


- Rosary High School -

Fullerton Tennis Center

110 E. Valencia Mesa Dr.

Fullerton, CA 92835


- University High School -

4771 Campus Dr.

Irvine, CA 92612


- Tesoro High School -

1 Tesoro Creek Rd.

Las Flores, CA 92688


- San Clemente High School -

700 Avenida Pico

San Clemente, CA 92673


- Laguna Beach High School -

625 Park Ave

Laguna Beach, CA 92651



- Beckman High School -

Lower Peters Canyon Park

3901 Farwell Ave

Irvine, CA. 92602


- Cathedral High School (SD) -

5555 Del Mar Heights Rd.

San Diego, CA. 92130


- El Dorado High School -

1651 Valencia Ave.

Placentia, CA. 92870


- Portola High School -

1001 Cadence

Irvine, CA 92618


- Riverside Poly High School -

5450 Victoria Ave.

Riverside, CA. 92506


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