Text and Photos by Steev Riccardo
DUDLEY - The Shepherd Hill Rams girls’ tennis team continued their winning ways and cruised to their eighth victory of the season with a dominating 4-1 victory over the Auburn Rockets in a key Southern Worcester County League match at Shepherd Hill on Friday.
Junior Callie Mulcahy (photo above) and freshman Abbey Packard were both dominant in their singles matches. Mulcahy cruised to a 6-0, 6-1 win, while Packard was equal to the test with a 6-0, 6-2 victory.
Freshman, Abbey Packard.
The doubles of Steph Gallant and Chrissie Chevalier won their match 6-4, 6-1, and the Rams’ second doubles team of Deb Chevalier and Victoria Crowe were equally impressive with a hard fought 7-5, 6-4 win.
The Rams’ number one singles player and captain Maddie Billis lost to one of Central Mass’ top singles players, Janelle Wheeler.
This was the second win for the Phil Alston- coached Rams over key rival Auburn and their fifth straight win as a team.
The Rams, who also defeated the David Prouty Panthers earlier in the week 4-1, are now 8-3 overall and 7-1 in SWCL play.
- Monday, 14 May 2012
- Posted in Categories: : Sports