Kailey Dominguez and Carsyn Evans of Buena Vista High School in Imperial dropped a hard-fought match Thursday afternoon in the 1A girls doubles at the state tennis tournament.
To duo lost 6-7 (3), 6-4, 7-6 (4) to Abby Geye and Caryn Lawrence of Rising Star.
The Buena Vista team had earlier defeated Raina Short and Zoey Ruiz of Lenorah Grady 6-1, 3-6, 6-1 in the quarterfinals .
Dominguez and Evans won the 1A-Region 1 title.
All matches are being played at the George P. Mitchell Tennis Center and the Omar Smith Intramural Tennis Center at Texas A&M University.