Head coach: Kris Nielsen
Classification: 4A Jeffco, Region 1
2011 dual record: N/A
2011 recap: Last season was close but no cigar for the Cougars. Three times at regionals Evergreen forced a playback match to qualify for the 4A state tournament. And three times it lost. In five of seven draws the Cougars settled for third place. That’s where the team finished as well with 29 points, falling behind Colorado Academy and Alexander Dawson.
Players to watch: Matt Goldeb, Sr.; Paul Clancy, Sr.
Season opener: Aug. 28, vs. Lakewood, 3:30 p.m.
State championship: Oct. 11-13, Pueblo City Park, Pueblo
Outlook: “We are looking forward to a great season. We are raising the bar this year for boys tennis, and we will challenge the team during practices, improve core strength and strategy,” first-year boys head coach Nielsen said. “There is a lot of athleticism that runs deep through the team.”