DCC Tennis Team Looking Strong This Year

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!

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