Goliad's Ryder Billo lost 6-4, 6-3 to Jim Ned's Reece Cook in the semifinals at the Class 2A state tennis tournament.
COLLEGE STATION – Goliad's Ryder Billo lost 6-4, 6-3 to Jim Ned's Reece Cook in the semifinals of the Class 2A state tennis tournament Monday at the Mitchell Tennis Center.
Billo lost to Cook by the same score in last year's championship match.
Billo defeated Franklin's Brent Wallingford 6-2, 6-0 in Monday's quarterfinals.
Cook went on to defend his title Tuesday with a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Tulia's Carlos Subealdea in the championship match.