Girls' Tennis

Kane & Wanamaker qualify for Girls Tennis State Tournament

Kane & Wanamaker qualify for Girls Tennis State Tournament

Mt. Hope Girls Tennis student-athletes Caroline Parker, Sarah Hunt, Meaghan Dolan, Morgan Kane, Brianna Wanamaker, Jillian Parker and Eleanor Knapman competed in this weekend's Division II Girls Tennis Qualifier Tournament at Lincoln High School. 

In a rare battle of teammates match as the draw presented, Morgan Kane and Brianna Wanamaker were victorious over teammates Jillian Parker and Eleanor Knapman, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1 which advances them to the Individual State Tournament to be held on October 21 at Slater Park. Kane and Wanamaker are currently seeded and locked in as the #3 overall doubles team from the Division II bracket.

Tournament results:

Singles

Round One:

Laurel TenEyck (Toll Gate) def. Meaghan Dolan (Mt. Hope), 8-5

Ava Sammartino (Toll Gate) def. Sarah Hunt (Mt. Hope), 8-3

Caroline Parker (Mt. Hope) def. Shannon Feng (Cranston West), 8-3

Round Two:

Lily Janigian (Cranston West) def. Caroline Parker (Mt. Hope), 6-2, 7-5

 

Doubles

Round One:

Jillian Parker-Ellie Knapman (Mt. Hope) def. Rachael Perrotta-Melissa Pellegrino (Cranston West), 8-2

Round Two:

Morgan Kane-Brianna Wanamaker (Mt. Hope) def. Jillian Parker-Ellie Knapman (Mt. Hope), 6-3, 4-6, 6-1