PORT CHESTER, N.Y.— It’s been a dream season on the tennis courts for Yorktown sophomore Caitlin Ferrante.
Ferrante defeated Julia Andreach 1-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the state final on Monday, Oct. 31, at Sound Shore Indoor Tennis in Port Chester.
The sophomore reached the state final by defeating Cold Spring Harbor’s Merri-Kelly Hannity 6-4, 10-8, on Oct. 29-30.
In the second set, she trailed 6-4 and forced a tiebreaker to win 10-8.
On Saturday in the quarterfinals, Ferrante faced Briarcliff’s Rebecca Lim, to whom she lost in the sectional final.
This time Ferrante got the better of Lim, winning 6-3, 6-3.
Check out the Nov. 10 edition of the Yorktown News for a full story on Ferrante and the girls’ tennis team’s success this season.