On Friday, tennis played a non-league match against the Orange County school from Santa Margarita.
King had a rough start to the match and despite a slow recovery, by the third set the deficit was too much to overcome and King dropped the match, 6-12,
Jaeson Kim dominated in singles matches, but one man does not make a team.
Coach Shaun Harris has match ups like this on the schedule for a reason. Winning is often learned by losing, or by facing off against an opponent that is better than yourself.
As league dawns, such experiences should play to King’s advantage.
King’s record is 7-4