Falcons, Lady Rangers Square off in Girls Tennis Rematch

NEWPORT–The Falcons and Lady Rangers rekindled their tennis rivalry on Wednesday afternoon, squaring off on the courts of Prouty Beach.North Country was forced to forfeit both the number 5 singles and the number 2 doubles, spotting Lake Region to the early 2-0 lead.With much ground to cover, the Falcons got down to business.India Bluett and Brianna Fontaine battled all the way to the tiebreaker, with Bluett emerging as the victor, 6-2, 4-6, 12-10.Danielle Therrien bested Judit Simon 6-4, 7-5, and Meira Buck had the third NCU singles win, defeating Shaylyn Beaton 6-0, 6-1.Lake Region scored their only non-forfeit win when Alyssa Lawson beat Kathryn Daigle 6-4, 6-2.The Falcons would take the lone doubles contest, as Hallie Lyon and Kaitlyn Young went over Rochelle Cotnoir and Tay Turner, 7-6 (10-8), 6-3.NCU's next match was supposed to be at home this Saturday, but it has been canceled. Instead, their next opponent is U-32, who they will travel to face on Monday.Lake Region hosts BFA St. Albans this Friday at 3:30.