The Denison tennis team came up just short in a District 5-5A match against Denton Ryan, 10-9, on Thursday after play resumed from a rain delay on Tuesday.

In girls singles, Haylee Cannon won 6-0, 6-1, Alex Evans won 6-0, 6-0, Bailey Stone won 6-1, 6-1, Jenna Hoppert won 6-1, 6-1, Micaiah Wetzold won 6-1, 6-0 and Avery Hall won 6-0, 6-0.

Evans and Stone combined for a 6-0, 6-0 girls doubles victory while Hoppert and Wetzold picked up a 7-6, 6-4 win.

Cannon and Jackson Brandt had a 6-0, 6-0 victory in mixed doubles for Denison, which closes out district play against rival Sherman at the Smith Tennis Courts on Tuesday.