Claire Schmitz of Scotia (Emma Willard) is the top ranked Women’s Open tennis player in the Eastern Section. Joining her in the top 10 is #8 Caitlin Crowley of Glenville. It’s great to see local players like Schmitz and Crowley doing so well in the adult rankings. The local talent doesn’t stop there. Two local players are tied for 13th – U Albany’s Cathryn Crummey and Germantown’s Marika Lindholm. Lisa Allison of Averill Park is 23rd and Sarah Kandath – who plays her college tennis at Brown University – is 26th. Rounding out the top 50 is: Elizabeth Byrne-Chartrand (Saratoga Springs); Kristin Williams (Gallupville); Betsy Breaznell (Delmar); Nisha Detchprohm (Niskayuna) and Emily Laurilliard (RPI). Other players who got ranking points from wins are: Keishorea Armstrong (Emma Willard); Chassidy King (Emma Willard); Mia DiCaprio (Albany Academy) and Debbie VanAnden (Queensbury).
Schmitz leads the Women’s Way