H.S. tennis: Double(s) or nothing, Fitch girls edge East Lyme in ECC Large

Groton - Fitch High School swept all three doubles matches to edge East Lyme 4-3 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division girls' tennis match.

Emma Nelson and Jingyi Huang, Alana Dumey and Isabella Bean and Nina Lupo and Jillian Leger all won at doubles for the Falcons (8-2, 4-2), who completed a sweep of defending champion East Lyme. Also, Laura Krick won at No. 4 singles.

Sophia Shi, Melinda Li and Katherine Wu won their singles matches for East Lyme (6-3, 4-2).

In other matches:

• The doubles teams of Gracie Brickner and Meg Brawner and Tess Chandler and Liz Nelson both won as Ledyard beat Norwich Free Academy 6-1 in the ECC Large. Olivia Lyon, Mandy Wong, Katie Majewski and Paige Vetrano all won at singles for the Colonels (3-7, 2-4). Tayla Willson and Kaitlyn McGuire won their doubles match for NFA (0-9, 0-5).

• Nisha Rajamohan, Lexi Moger and Francisca Secor won singles matches by 6-0, 6-0 margins and Waterford topped New London 7-0 in the ECC Medium Division, keeping the Lancers undefeated at 11-0 overall, 6-0 in the league. Lauren Rahr also won her singles match and the Lancers got doubles wins from the teams of Katie Lewis-Jessica Hudson, Alaina Moger-Alyssa Serafino and Tarlynn Tone-Pah-Hote-Kaylee Thurlow. New London is 1-8, 0-6.

• Lyman beat Montville 4-3 in an ECC Small match. Mia Ferguson, Megan McAdams and Martha Mena all won their singles matches for Montville (2-7, 1-3).

• Westbrook topped Old Lyme 6-1, with Old Lyme's No. 1 doubles team of Emily Brault and Anna Schneider picking up a victory over Anna Schneider and Lydia Murphy, 7-5, 6-0.


• Zach Higgins, Jack Potter, Al Miller and Brian Healy won their respective singles matches as Ledyard swept NFA 7-0 in the ECC Large. Jake Skilbred and Ben McHale won the No. 1 doubles match for the Colonels (5-4, 3-3). NFA is 0-10, 0-5.

• Brendan White, Luke Grabowski, Eric Pan and Jason Feng all won their singles matches as Old Lyme downed Westbrook 6-1 in the Shoreline Conference. The team of Josh Krasney and Johnny Fairfield-Sohn won at doubles for the Wildcats (10-1) as did Ethan Fenton and Austin Pilgrim.

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