All-Bee Athletes

Javier Padilla

School: Central

Year: Senior

Record: 18-6 singles; 22-6 doubles

He's qualified because: Seeded sixth in the Central Section individual tournament after placing fourth in the Tri-River Athletic Conference tourney.

Padilla and partner Kyle Vo knocked off the third- and second-seeded doubles teams en route to the final, where Padilla and Vo fell to Clovis West's Stefan Loop and Adam Beach.

A four-year varsity player and two-time All-Tri-River Athletic Conference pick who Grizzlies coach Lawrence Hotz describes as a gifted natural athlete.

Padilla plans to play at Fresno City College next season.