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2022 Girls Tennis Preview: Allentown Central Catholic HS

Head Coach: Jared Smith (Third Year)

Sport: Tennis (G)

Team Name: Allentown Central Catholic

League: EPC

2021 Record: 12-6

Key Players Lost:
Sabrina Yurconic No1 Singles
Meagan Niechwiadowicz No2 Singles
Renna Russo No3 Singles
Kara Wang No2 Doubles

Key Returning Players:
Catherine Grubb No1 Singles

“Cat was one half of our top doubles pairing last season as a sophomore, but is stepping up into the no1 singles role this season. She has been working hard and is excited to take on the challenge at singles.”

Elizabeth McGorry No3 Singles

“Elizabeth has been a three year starter at doubles but is stepping into the singles lineup this season as well as taking on the role as one of our team captains.”

Lauren Hood and Kathryn Orlando No2 Doubles

“Both were starters the past two years, but will stepping up to anchor our doubles lineup this year, as well as serving as the other senior co-captains.”

Anna Farrel and Kylie Heinz No3 Doubles

“They will pair up again this season and look to continue their success playing together.”

Julianna Hahn and Annette Lee

“Two seniors who will provide valuable depth to our doubles lineup and are ready to step up when called upon.”

Key Newcomers:
Genesis Almodovar No2 Singles

“Genesis is a junior transfer with singles experience. We are glad to have her, and she will be a valuable addition to our team.”

Claire Ehrlich and Tori Temple No4 doubles

“Claire and Tori have worked hard over the summer and earned the opportunity to start at doubles to start the season.”

Maggie Lynch, Laura Pharo, and Ellie Sweterlitch

“Three juniors who will help add tremendous depth to our line up and who are ready to step into the lineup when and if called upon.”

2022 Outlook: “The 2022 Vikettes have quite the challenge ahead. We look to replace one four year starter and two three year starters at singles and our top doubles player from the past two seasons. Our entire singles lineup is brand new, and while we are inexperienced, they are excited for the opportunity to showcase what they can do. Our strength will be in our doubles and doubles experience. We bring back four starters in doubles, though they all have the challenge of having to move up in the lineup and facing stronger competition. Despite all the challenges and obstacles the goal remains the same; qualify for district playoffs.”

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