Newburyport Clippers girls' tennis team's state tournament match against Pembroke extended to Thursday after a rule misapplication led to a tied score of 2-2.

By the Numbers
  • Newburyport's Delaney Woekel and Elsie DeGrano won their doubles match by scores of 6-2, 6-0.
  • Newburyport's Lauren Brennan and Janie Turgeon won their doubles match 6-3, 6-3.
Yes, But

The match outcome was initially thought to be a 3-2 victory for Pembroke before the rule misapplication was discovered.

State of Play
  • Both teams will face each other again on Thursday to determine the actual winner.
  • Newburyport has been a dominant force in girls' tennis, boasting a record of 99-19 over six seasons.
What's Next

The Newburyport Clippers and Pembroke will play a decisive match on Thursday to settle the tied score and determine the winner.

Bottom Line

A rule misapplication has led to an extended match between Newburyport and Pembroke, adding further suspense to the already intense state tournament showdown.