The Bears hosted Suffield Academy on Grandparents Weekend. With exciting rallies and strong net play, the teams were evenly matched, giving spectators a competitive afternoon of tennis. At #2, Krisse Niemi led the Bears 6-0, 6-1. Both Michaelann Denton and Karo Niemi secured their W’s with patience and strong groundstrokes. At #1 doubles, Karolin Kreke and Hadley Laskowski challenged their opponents and taking most games to Ad, but fell 1-6, 0-6. The deciding match hinged on #2 doubles duo, third former Madison Heilshorn and sixth fomer Lilly Weil, bringing the Bears to a final WIN, 7-6, 6-3. Congratulations Bears on a match well played.
Berkshire hosts Canterbury on Monday.
#1 Michaelann Denton vs. Emily Hudson: 6-3, 7-5
#2 Krisse Niemi v. Lucy Zimmermann: 6-0, 6-1
#3 Allie Brazo v. Lexie Bicknell: 6-7 (4-7), 4-6
#4 Karo Niemi v. Hailey Burke: 6-2, 6-3
#1 Kreke/Laskowski v. Bicknell/Valero: 1-6, 0-6
#2 Heilshorn/Weil v. Sittheeamorn/Neelam: 7-6, 6-3
#3 Bolton/Branch v. Marshall/Fabricant: 2-6, 3-6