The DCC tennis team is looking very strong this year. Their first match was at Punxsy on March 26th. The started the year off with a win thanks to three of the singles and 3 doubles.
Grant Norman lost his singles match, but he fought hard the entire time. (7-5, 2-6, 4-10)
Colin Barnett ended up winning his singles match after a rough first set. (0-6, 6-4, 12-10)
Gabby Sabatose won her first singles match as a part of the DCC team. (6-4, 6-4)
Haley Pettenati won her singles match as well. This was her first time playing singles. (6-3, 6-3)
For doubles, The duo of Norman/Barnett played hard but fell a little short. (5-8)
The duo of Sabatose/Pettenati started off rough considering they’ve never played together before. They lost the first game, but won the second. After it was 1-1, they ended up loosing 5 straight games to make the score 1-6. After strong serving by Sabatose and smart net play by Pettenati, the girls won the next 4 games to make the score 5-6 but then fell short by loosing the next two games. (5-8)
April 1st, the team traveled to Brockway for a big sweep winning 7-0. Everyone played very well.
The next tennis match is today, April 4th at 3:30 at the City Park against Saint Mary’s. Come out and support!