Gens Earns A Berth At State Tennis Tourney

WILLIAMSVILLE – Georgie Gens of Fredonia Central School continued her storybook tennis season Saturday by earning one of the Section 6 berths in the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Tournament.

Gens, a freshman and seeded 15th going into the sectional tournment at the Village Glen, lost to Nicole Kozinski of Clarence, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, putting her in the consolation round. There, Gens, who was the No. 4 singles in Chautauqua County, defeated Leighanna Hewes of Hamburg, 6-3, 6-4, to earn a spot on the Section 6 team, which will travel to Latham for the state tournament at the Tri-City Tennis Center.

A year ago, Rachel Mole of Frewsburg earned a spot on the Section 6 team that competed at Tri-City.