Web exclusive, June 17, 2011
GSA tennis teams are Class C Eastern Maine champions
Class C Eastern Maine tennis champions, sitting in the front row, from left, Maddie Theoharidis, Ramsay Williamson, James Chen and Jason Gao; standing, from left, girls tennis coach Tim Farrar, Grace Bugbee, Tierney Hally, Hannah Dietz, Sotherd Steer, Charlotte Reiter, boys coach Mark Messer, Alexander Heilner, Will Brokaw, Johnny Xue, Jasper Adam and Roy Xu.
On Wednesday, June 8, the George Stevens Academy boys and girls tennis teams traveled to Colby College in Waterville to play in the Eastern Maine championships.
The GSA girls, coached by Tim Farrar, shut out the Foxcroft Academy Ponies, 5-0, for the victory, while the GSA boys, coached by Mark Messer, won a heated battle with the Orono Red Riots, 3-2, to give the Eagles a double win.
Both teams went to the state championships on Saturday, June 11, and lost to Waynflete at Colby College.