Boys Tennis Player of the Year: Streator’s Davey Rashid reaches goals, now aiming higher

Bulldogs’ standout finishes junior season 17-3, advances to state tournament

“To be honest, (losing the 2020 season) was pretty rough on me. Not only did the tennis season get canceled, but they had to close the courts as well, being on school grounds. ... As soon as things opened up, actually the day of the courts being reopened, I was on the court working out.”

—  The Times 2021 Boys Tennis Player of the Year Davey Rashid
Streator singles standout Davey Rashid hits a backhand against Metamora's Alexander Schroff during the 2021 Ottawa Class 1A Sectional finals at Ottawa's King Field courts.