NWR7 varsity girls fall to Nonnewaug in tennis

Northwestern senior Miranda Tranquillo competed against Melissa Real on April 18. Photo by Jesse Williams

WINSTED — The Northwestern Regional High School varsity girls’ tennis team fell to Nonnewaug 1-7 in a match at Northwestern on Tuesday, April 18.

The still undefeated Chiefs (6-0) looked every bit a league favorite, while the Highlanders (3-3), a still developing program under experienced head coach Turi Rostad, never quite showed the tennis acumen to pull off the upset.

“Tennis is a lifetime sport,” said Rostad. “Players do improve. I just want to see them move their feet.”

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