FULTON, NY – The city of Fulton Youth Tennis League wrapped up its summer program with a hard-fought match on Aug. 1.
The undefeated Green Team faced off against the Purple Team for the championship with the Green Team prevailing as it had during the regular season.
Led by captain Mitch Lalik, teammates Nathan Hawthorne, Casey Fraser, Audrey Proto and Samantha Fox, the Green Team toppled their opponents by a final overall score of 31-17.
The Purple Team, led by Brian Garrett, and teammates Rachel and Anna Guernsey, Mikaela Houck and absent Haley Noel put together a good strategy but came up short of the intended goal.
Trophies were awarded to each member of the winning and runner up teams.
Nineteen youths on four teams took part in the summer youth league which follows a team format.
Special thanks to all the participants, the city of Fulton Recreation office and the Fulton City Schools for the use of the tennis courts.