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Tennis: Ojai competition begins on Thursday

The 115th Ojai Tennis Tournament begins Thursday in Ojai. The high school singles and doubles divisions sports a bracket of 64 entries and finishes Saturday at Libbey Park in Ojai. Founded in 1896 by William Thacher, The Ojai is North America’s oldest and largest amateur tournament taking place at the same location. Stanford-bound Harvard-Westlake senior Michael Genender goes into the singles draw as the headlining favorite among a short list of contenders. Genender defeated Austin Rapp (now a freshman at UCLA) to win the 2014 Southern Section individual tournament and avenge his three-set loss to Rapp in last year’s final at The Ojai. It's the only high school defeat...