The 14-under Van Buren kids won the USTA state tournament on July 19 and 20. The team will head to Auburn, Ala. for the regional on Aug. 16. Team members include (from left) Kassidy Killough, Allison Lemley, Angie Mejia, Parker Wilson, T.J. Saniseng, Jay Bell, Bryan Bell and Kyle Porter. The team is coached by Dee Cox and Kristen Cox. Team captain is Teresa Montgomery. The team placed second last year. Brad Thomas’ State Farm provided shirts for the Van Buren teams for the tournament. Goody’s is hosting a fundraiser for the team on Friday from 5:30 to 9 p.m.
The 18-under Van Buren team finished second by five points. Team members include: Front (from left) — Jaden Talley, Prisilla Grandis, Naczaly Ramos and Karlee Hart. Back — Houston Anderson, Nick Anderson, Matt Dusha and Dylan Killough. Brad Thomas’ State Farm provided shirts for the Van Buren teams for the tournament.
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