McPherson High’s boys tennis team is ranked No. 2 in Class 4A in the Kansas Tennis Coaches Association preseason poll.
The Bullpups finished second in the state last year to Wichita Collegiate, which is the No. 1 team in the preseason poll. MHS welcomes back five of its top six players.
Independence is No. 3, followed by Andover Central and Abilene. Miege, Buhler and Topeka Hayden are others to watch.
Hesston is No. 4 in the Class 3-2-1A preseason poll, trailing Central Plains, Kansas City Christian and Sterling. Conway Springs is No. 5, with others to watch including Wichita Independent, Sacred Heart and Shawnee Maranatha.