The Sherman tennis team earned its first district victory of the season with a 10-9 win over Denton on Tuesday.


Bre Brand-Pulliam, Madilyn Roberts, Carly Weaver, Kaitlyn Ryan, Olivia Brown, Kaitlin Catellier, Kaitlin Caver and Lena Dungan won on the girls side.


Picking up wins for the boys were Nick Estes, Julio Grijalva, Cade Cole and Duncan May.


“We played a very tough team Tuesday, the past 2 years we have been blessed to beat Denton High 10 to 9,” Sherman head coach Rodney Pilcher said. “My players played very hard and fought to the end to pull it out.”


Sherman, which is 6-3 overall and 1-2 in district, will play the rest of their home matches during the fall at the Smith Tennis Center in Denison.


The Bearcats are on the road at Denton Braswell at 4 p.m. on Tuesday.