3A state tennis finalist
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Silsbee High School junior Matthew Deaver poses for a portrait at the school in Silsbee on Tuesday, April 29, 2008. Deaver is the only Southeast Texan qualified for the Class 3A state tennis championships.
Deaver lost the championship match to Nick Lehman of Vernon 6-1, 7-6(3) and is the Class 3A state runner-up.