Local Girls’ High School Tennis Champs Crowned

Two local GCHSAA varsity tennis teams capped off impressive seasons recently at Alley Pond Park.

St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, emerged as this year’s state champions with a 5-0 victory over The Mary Louis Academy (TMLA), Jamaica Estates. The victory marked the squad’s 19th CHSAA city championship.

To reach the finals, TMLA capped off its fifth straight undefeated regular season to go along with its fifth consecutive Brooklyn/Queens title, a 5-0 win over Archbishop Molloy H.S., Briarwood.