Varsity Girls Tennis

Head Coach: Bill Shine 

2021/2022 Season Schedule

Legend:  Postponed  Cancelled/Season Over

Date Opponent Location Dismissal Departure Start Results
Thu 9/9 Monta Vista Alpine Hills Tennis & Swim Club 2:15pm 2:30pm 3:30pm W 5-1
Sat 9/11 Tyler Nii Memorial vs St. Francis (Sacramento) Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts     9:00am W 7-0
Sat 9/11 Tyler Nii Memorial vs Tamalpais Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts     3:00pm W 7-0
Wed 9/15 SHP* Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts     4:00pm W 7-0
Tue 9/21 St. Francis Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts 2:45pm   3:45pm W 6-1
Fri 9/24 Point Loma Invitational vs Palisades HS Cathedral Catholic HS All Day   11:00am W 4-2
Fri 9/24 Point Loma Invitational vs. Canyon Crest Torrey Pines HS     3:00pm L 5-1
Sat 9/25 Point Loma Invitational vs. Westview Cathedral Catholic HS     1:00am L 4-2
Sat 9/25 Point Loma Invitational vs. Torrey Pines Cathedral Catholic HS     1:00am W 3-3 (Menlo wins on tiebreaker)
Tue 9/28 SHP* Sacred Heart Prep 2:45pm   3:45pm W 5-2
Thu 9/30 NDB* Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts 3:00pm   4:00pm W 7-0
Tue 10/5 Harker* Harker 2:30pm 2:45pm 4:15pm L 5-2
Thu 10/7 Castilleja* Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts     4:00pm W 7-0
Fri 10/8 Battle of the Bay vs Miramonte Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts 8:00am (all day)   9:00am W 5-1
Fri 10/8 Battle of the Bay vs Santa Barbara Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts 12:00pm   1:00pm W 5-1
Sat 10/9 Battle of the Bay vs St. Francis-Sacramento Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts     9:00am W 7-0
Tue 10/12 CSUS* Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts 3:00pm   4:00pm W 7-0
Tue 10/19 NDB* College of San Mateo 2:30pm 2:45pm 4:00pm  
Thu 10/21 Harker* Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts 3:00pm   4:00pm  
Tue 10/26 Castilleja* (Senior Day) Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts 3:00pm   4:00pm  
Thu 10/28 CSUS* TBA 2:15pm 2:30pm 3:45pm  
Mon 11/1 WBAL Individuals Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts TBA   TBA  
Tue 11/2 WBAL Individuals Home: Wunderlich - Tennis Courts TBA   TBA  

About the Team

The Menlo girls captured a 26th consecutive league championship after finishing the season undefeated in league. The Knights kept alive a streak of league dual- match wins that covers 24 seasons, and have a 266-match unbeaten streak in league play.

Menlo School’s tennis program consistently finishes in the top six of the Central Coast Section. Last season, the Knights captured the trifecta with  NorCal, CCS and league crowns while compiling a 26-3 overall record. 

Menlo won back-to-back CCS and CIF-Northern California championships in 2014 and 2015. The Knights claim 100 CCS titles, and won four Northern California titles in a row from 1998-2001. Menlo holds the CCS record for consecutive wins 92 straight from 1996-2000.

About the Coach

Bill Shine (25th season)
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Bill Shine Shine has been the coach of the girls’ and boys’ teams at Menlo School since 1996. During that time, his teams have won a combined 24 Central Coast Section titles and have never lost a league match. No other coach in San Mateo County history has been so successful. In 2018, Shine was inducted into the Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame. He also reached his 1,000th win that  season.

As a junior player, Shine earned a top-10 ranking every year from 1962 to 1973. He was a four-time MVP at Los Altos High and a two-time CCS singles finalist. Shine was part of the CCS champion doubles team in 1971. In college at the University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Shine was named first-team all-conference in 1975 and 1976.