Top Moments #9: Girls Tennis Wins 2nd Straight NBC Crown
9. Girls Tennis Wins 2nd Straight NBC Crown
The Girls Tennis team finished 15-1 on the season and a perfect 8-0 in the NBC to claim their second straight NBC Title and third straight 14+ win season.
A clutch 3-2 victory over Marlington on September 6 put Louisville in the drivers seat, before another 3-2 win at Marlington on September 22 gave the Lady Leopards their sixth NBC Title out of the 10 years that it has been an official NBC sport. Louisville finished their fifth ever 8-0 run through the NBC with a 5-0 sweep of Alliance less than a week later on September 27.
Junior Sam Pukys led the Leopards at #1 Singles posting a record of 10-6 overall and receiving second team All-County Honors. Junior Hannah Lemmon finished the year 15-1 in #2 Singles and Freshman Gretchen Groves finished a perfect 16-0 in #3 Singles. Both girls were named Honorable Mention All-County.
The doubles team of Colleen Miller and Ashley Robbins finished 12-4 for the year and Ciara Antonacci & Alexis Isla posted a 12-2 record in doubles as well.
Coach Rod Hall was named Co-Coach of the Year for the County as well after the Lady Leopards went 15-1. The girls tennis program is now 45-6 overall and 22-2 in the NBC under his leadership.
2011 Girls Varsity Tennis Scores/Results
|5||9/1||at West Branch||W||5||0|
|8||9/12||at North Canton Hoover||L||1||4|
|10||9/14||at Canton South||W||4||1|
|9/17||LOUISVILLE DOUBLES CLASSIC||4TH|
|16||10/11||St. Thomas Aquinas||W||3||2|
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9. Girls Tennis Wins 2nd Straight NBC
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