Alli Phillips, a Sophomore, made Green Canyon history this week by being the first Girls Tennis State Semifinalist. Phillips advanced to the semifinals of the 2nd Singles division by defeating Bonneville 6-0, 6-2 in the first round, and Dixie 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in the round of 8. She was defeated in the semi’s by eventual State champion Gabby Rockwood of Park City, a Senior, who was also the champion a year ago.
Madi Gray advanced to the round of 8 in her 3rd Singles division by beating Orem 6-4, 6-4 before losing a close match to Desert Hills.
Other team members who made it to State were Rachael Dursteler at 1st Singles, who was defeated by Desert Hills, and the 2nd Doubles team of Sid Hoopes and Katie Stonecipher, who lost to Park City.
All the team members represented Green Canyon beautifully with excellent match play and sportsmanship. Congratulations, Girls Tennis!