Packard wins singles match
Text and photos by Steev Riccardo
DUDLEY – The Shepherd Hill girls’ tennis team lost their home opener to Eastern Mass powerhouse Weston 4-1 in less than perfect weather conditions on Saturday morning at Shepherd Hill.
The Rams’ number one singles player. sophomore Abbey Packard. was the lone winner for the Rams, winning her match 2-6, 6-2, 6-3 over Deniz Cataltepe, who was a singles player for Weston’s 2010 state championship team.
Senior Callie Mulcahy fell to Briana Ryan 7-6, 6-2, while newcomer sophomore Victoria Crowe lost to Hillary Greenberg in straight sets in singles action.
The senior doubles team of Steph Gallant and Bri Borus lost to Laura Greenberg and Kristin Sands 4-6, 6-2, 6-0, and Debra Chevalier and Kate Komieczny lost a tough match to Emily Tesek and Denny Silverstein 6-3, 6-4.