Worcester, MA 01604
From the Mass Pike (east): exit 10 (Worcester/Auburn): Take Rte 290 East to Exit 9 (Swanson Road). Take a left off the ramp, cross over Rte 290, then a quick right at the lights onto Vine Street. Follow Vine Street to lights, take a left at the lights (onto Auburn Street), go ½ mile on Auburn Street to Oxford Street intersection. Take a right at top of the hill (onto Oxford Street); continue straight (bear left at the fork) for1.4 miles to lights. Take a left at the lights onto Stafford Street, continue on Stafford Street for ¼ mile and fields will be on the right.
From Rte 495: Take Rte 290 West to Exit 9 (Auburn Street). Take a right at the end of the ramp, continue ½ mile on Auburn Street to Oxford Street intersection. Take a right at top of the hill (onto Oxford Street); continue straight (bear left at the fork) for 1.4 miles to lights. Take a left at the lights onto Stafford Street, continue on Stafford Street for ¼ mile and fields will be on the right.
Directions to Gaskill Field
From 290 East or West: Exit 13 (Vernon Street/ Kelly Square) from west end of ramp go right/from east end of ramp go left (over 290) onto Vernon Street. At form in road go left to top of hill to the set of lights. Take a right at the lights onto Providence Street and the entrance to the field is on the right.
After heavy rains and an overnight freeze, girls' varsity tennis went north to Worcester Academy and dropped their Monday evening match, 7-0. On the season, the Golden Knights fall to 0-4 and WA improves to 3-2.
While MPrep was outmatched today, brave singles performances by Emma Allen at #3 and Ellen Liu at #4 signaled improvement and a growing understanding of the game.
1) Veronika Osgood WA def. Michelle Zhou MP, (6-0), (6-0)
2) Ayesha Lobo WA def. Kaylynn Nolan MP, (6-1), (6-0)
3) Sarah Saber WA def. Emma Allen MP, (6-3), (6-1)
4) Fiona Price WA def. Ellen Liu MP, (6-1), (6-2)
1) Kari Pietro + Clarice Xu WA def. Emily Dodos + Shuri Okada MP, (6-2), (6-1)
2) Neha Panigrahi + Grace Hills WA def. Queeny Qu + Ashley Han, MP (6-0), (6-0)
3) Lily Hills + Nummy Metra WA def. Linh Mai + Haipei Yang, MP (6-1), (6-1)
Nikola Duka + Sophia Gardner WA def. Anh Dao + Karen Li MP, (8-0)
GVT and coaches thank our always supportive fan base of families and friends for making the road trip to the big city today and donating the post-match chocolates! A special shout-out and our thanks also to Coach Josh Roesler who helped GVT today.
Next up, the Lady Knights travel to RI on Wednesday to face revived and a very powerful Portsmouth Abbey team at 2 PM.