High School Tennis
Heritage’s Khan brings home GISA state title
The Heritage School tennis team continued its tradition of bringing home state titles Friday afternoon at the GISA tournament.
Hamza Kham won the individual title with a 7-6, 6-0 victory over Bulloch’s Cody Lanier.
A year ago, Heritage’s Joe Sterrey won the state singles crown for the Hawks.
The Hawks Chris Throng won all-state recognition for boys singles, while Tate Crymes brought home all-state honors for the girls.
Khan rolled through the tournament with straight-set victories his first two matches in the state tournament, winning the first round 6-2, 6-1, and the second-round 6-0, 6-3.
His semi-final match went three sets, before he won 7-6, 5-7 and 6-3.