Law netters make their mark
The Jonathan Law girls tennis team qualified for the Southern Connecticut Conference tournament.
Junior Lianne Maynard finished the regular season with a 12-4 record at #1 singles to qualify for the Class M state tournament at Yale University.
Law’s #1 doubles team of sophomore Sravya Jaladanki and junior Kate Brady also qualified for states with a record of 8-3. The Eagles completed their best regular season since 2004 with an 8-12 record with a 6-1 victory over West Haven.
Singles: Maynard (L) def. Rania Abu-Sitteh 6-0, 6-0; Bhavani Jaladanki (L) def. Cindy Nguyen 6-2, 6-2; Shannon Card (WH) def. Olivia Herman 6-4, 6-2; Hebani Duggal (L) def. Lhamo Dolma 6-2, 7-6 (8-6).
Doubles: Jaladanki/Brady (L) def. Kara Patterson/Mikayla McLaughlin 6-4, 6-2; Rachel Hannan/Sofya Calvin (L) def. Talon Yahaya/Jessica Kuteha 6-3, 4-6, 6-2; Raeven Grant/Emma Shea (L) def. Linda Sihaphong/Amalia Mohd 6-3, 6-1.
Law defeated Hamden High, 4-3, on May 15.
Singles: Maynard (L) def. Emily Ryder 7-5, 6-2; Herman (L) def. Mia Bonadies 6-3, 2-6, 7-6 (7-0).
Doubles: Jaladanki/Brady (L) def. Yoojin Yoon/Zana Ahmed 6-2, 6-1; Grant/Shea (L) def. Carly Semack/Casey Bonilla 6-0, 7-6 (7-1).