East sweeps South Doyle on senior night

Senior night was a little sweeter for the Morristown East Hurricanes tennis team.

After sweeping cross-town rival Morristown West the night before, both squads netted victories against South Doyle at Frank Lorino Park on Tuesday. The Lady Hurricanes were led by Seniors Ella Harrison, Gretchen Ihle and Terrie Lawson picking up victories.

In addition to the three senior girls, Polly Jett breezed to a 8-0 victory at number #6 Singles. Grace Harrison (#5) and Kathryn Hall (#1) both picked up 8-2 wins in their single matches. The Lady Hurricanes swept all doubles matches to end up beating the Lady Kees 8-1.

On the Boys side, the Hurricanes trounced the Kees with a score of 9-0. Senior Shelby McNabb led the Hurricanes with a 8-3 victory in the number #1 singles matchup. The Hurricanes picked up default wins in every other matchup.

With the win both squads improve to 6-2 overall for the season. The team will be back in action this Friday against Carter at Tyson Park.

CAPTION FOR PICTURE: “East High Tennis Seniors from left-to-right. Shelby McNabb, Gretchen Ihle, Ella Harrison, and Terrie Lawson”