By Steev Riccardo
DUDLEY - Shepherd Hill hosted the first two rounds of the Southern Worcester County League singles and doubles girls tennis tournament this past Tuesday (April 16).
The tourney featured several players from both Shepherd Hill and Bartlett.
Shepherd Hill’s singles players, Abbey Packard, Callie Mulcahy, and Victoria Crowe competed as well as Bartlett Karolina Dzieminski, Indre Noujokaite, and Amanda Stevens.
Everyone played well although Packard was the only local player to advance to the semi-finals at Tantasqua the following day in which she lost a close battle to Tantasqua’s top singles player, Nicole Cormier 6-4, 6-3.
In doubles, Shepherd Hill’s team of Debra Chevalier and Katie Konieczny and Bartlett’s team of Olivia Budney and Kelly Duquette competed for the locals.
Shepherd Hill singles player Victoria Crowe (Patriot staff photo)
Bartlett senior Amanda Stevens (photo by Steev Riccardo)
Karolina Dzieminski warming up (Patriot staff photo)