Above: Ellie Coker-Dodman hits a forehand during her first singles match Tuesday. Photo by Chuck Nadeau
Editor’s note: This story has been updated since it was first posted.
The EG Girls Tennis team celebrated Senior Night and won big over Cumberland, taking 6 of the 7 matches Tuesday (10/17/23). On Wednesday, they finished the last match of the regular season (it had been called for darkness earlier this month) against Smithfield, 5-2. Their record stands at 7 wins, 5 loses heading into the Division 1 playoffs next week.
Also, last weekend, EG’s first singles player sophomore Ellie Coker-Dodman made it to the state tournament quarter finals.
The results in Tuesday’s EG vs. Cumberland match:
EG’s Ellie Coker-Dodman vs. Fatima Diallo, 6-6
EG’s Ariana Davoudi vs. Jada Martins, 6-6
EG’s Alexis Besio vs. Gwen Ross, 6-6
EG’s Anna Deng vs. Ruth Walsh, 6-6
EG’s Sophia Speranza-Savannah Hepel beat Audrey Clark-Sahasra Yenumula, 6-6
Cumberland’s Izzy Beitler–Addison McCurley beat Olivia Saccoccia–Francesca Azzoli, 8-6