Women’s tennis places 6th at regionals
QUEENSBURY, NY – Competing at regionals for the first time in two seasons, the Herkimer Generals women’s tennis team did admirably, finishing in sixth place overall.
Standouts for the Generals were Guia Hua Gan (Shenzhen, China) in singles and the tandem of Maxine Grogan (Herkimer, NY) and Meghan Whitmoyer (Blossvale, NY). Hua Gan faced Onondaga’s Aconda Williams in the fourth flight, needing a third set to defeat Hua Gan 7-6 (7-5), 6-1.
As for Grogan and Whitmoyer, they too went three sets against a pair of Lazers in the second flight, taking the second set 6-4, but losing the first and last sets 6-4 and 6-3.
1st Singles: Maria Mott (BROOME) def. Kirin Kubayashi (HERK) 6-1, 6-1
2nd Singles: Katelyn Muller (ADK) def. Jordan Mercer (HERK) 6-1, 6-2
3rd Singles: Taylor Maxwell (OCC) def. Maxine Grogan (HERK) 6-1, 6-0
4th Singles: Aconda Williams (OCC) def. Gui Hua Gan (HERK) 7-6 (7-5), 6-1
5th Singles: Teresa Costigan (ADK) def. Meghan Whitmoyer (HERK) 6-4, 6-0
1st Doubles: Kaitlin Ferrara & Lindsey Cornacchia (OCC) def. Jordan Mercer & Kirin Kubayashi (HERK) 6-0, 6-4
2nd Doubles: Taylor Maxwell & Aconda Williams (OCC) def. Maxine Grogan & Meghan Whitmoyer (HERK) 6-4, 4-6, 6-3