The Sherman tennis team clinched a playoff spot for the third straight year with a 14-5 victory against Denton Ryan in District 5-5A play on Tuesday.

It was the third straight district victory for the Bearcats.

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

Nick Estes, Cade Cole, Duncan May, Daniel Lopez and Sebastian Arriaga earned victories on the boys side.

The Bearcats (8-3, 3-2) have a non-district match at 3:30 p.m. on Friday at McKinney.