Grier girls tennis team edged by State College

The Grier girls tennis team dropped their season opeing match to the State College junior varsity squad on Monday 4-3.
Isabella Carttolenc defeated Alex Curtis 8-5 and Maria Villarroel downed Sara Muscarella 8-6 back-to-back to give the Grier School an early lead after the number three singles match for tennis coach Stephanie johnson-Smith.
Dannielle O’Malley and Ali Reed teamed up for Grier’s only other win, an 8-2 victory over Alex Rodgers and Stacey Newburg.
Singles: Kelsey Maxin (SC) def. Danielle O’Malley 7-5 (tiebreaker); Isabella Carttolene (G) def. Alex Curtis 8-5; Maria Villarroel (G) def. Sara Muscaralle 8-6; Araba Nti (SC) def. Anna Garankova 8-2; Lauren Ellis (SC) def. Ali Reed 8-5.
Doubles: O;Malley/Reed (G) def. Rodgers/Newburg 8-2; Belegundu/Maxin (SC) def. Carttolenc/Villarroel 8-5.