Porter's Thirds was happy to host Canterbury's JV team for the season opener. For every player on the Thirds ladder, today's match was their first interscholastic competition. Many players battled nerves but came off the court feeling proud of what they learned in the course of their match.
Mayrra Sardjito '20 earned a point for the team, winning at #1. After losing the first two games, she allowed herself to relax and let go of the pressure to win. As a result, she won the next three games.
Eliza Nicholson '19 earned the second point for the team, defeating her opponent in three games at #2.
Other highlights include an exciting five-game matches for #7 Aanya Mohan '20 and #11 Lydia Woodworth '21, as well as first wins for #9 Lilli Aferzon '19 and #10 Kayleen Procanik.
On Wednesday, November 15, Porter's varsity soccer hosted last year's New England Class B Champions Pingree School in the NEPSAC Quarterfinals. This marked the second year in a row Porter's made the postseason tournament.