Girls Tennis Players Advance to Quarter Finals

Submitted by Gavin Wolfe

The Girls Varsity Tennis has had an amazing season and six players qualified for the Conference Tournament.

Juniors Devon and Dana after winning doubles at Sectionals. (Photo by Diane D’Onofrio)

Senior Andy Shapiro finished fourth in the Conference Tournament playing singles and qualified for Sectionals. Juniors Devon Wolfe and Dana D’Onofrio were finalists in the Conference Tournament playing doubles and qualified for Sectionals for the second year in a row. Other players who had a strong showing in the Conference Tournament included senior Jamie Begleiter and sophomore Olivia Tantleff playing doubles and freshman Ellie Margolin playing singles.

Last night, Andy Shapiro lost her first round singles match at Sectionals. Devon Wolfe and Dana D’Onofrio won their first round doubles match over Edgemont at Sectionals 6-1, 6-2. They are now in the Quarter Finals and are two matches away from qualifying for State.