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Girls Tennis

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Girls Tennis

Whether an experienced player seeking a high level of competition or a novice seeking to refine your fundamentals, Kent School Tennis is equipped to guide you in your growth.

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Blending the individual and the team, Kent Tennis instills in each player a sense of personal responsibility and an appreciation for the greater good.

Skill Development & Teamwork

Kent Tennis strives to develop varsity-level interscholastic athletes by focusing on learning the fundamentals, working together as a cohesive team and having fun.

Leadership & Character Development

Alongside tennis techniques, Kent Tennis players focus on integrity, sportsmanship, and collegiality, ensuring Kent's teams are composed of servant leaders, and engaged, empathetic citizens.

Coach Rob Ober

Rob Ober has coached the Girls Varsity Tennis Team for over a decade. The Girls Tennis Team won the de Villafranca tournament in 2007, defeating Deerfield, Hotchkiss and Exeter on its way to victory. The team was the finalist for the Founders League in 2007 and 2008. In addition, Rob coached Joanna Matusczyk, the #1 player in New England, for three years.

A 1987 graduate of the Nick Bollitierri Tennis Academy, Rob spent three years in Bradenton, Florida training with some of the best junior players in the country, including future former #1 world ranked players Andre Agassi and Jim Courier (Rob’s roommate in his senior year). Rob was invited to participate in the Tropicana Bowl, a national junior tournament in Florida.

At Rollins College, Rob was a member of the top ranked Division II tennis team. After college, Rob played the USTA Amateur Circuit, playing tournaments in Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia. Rob was the head tennis pro at the Sharon Country Club in Sharon, CT for ten years.

With a master’s degree in history, Rob teaches history at Kent. Rob lives in the faculty village with his wife Amy, Director in Admissions, and their children.

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Girls Varsity Tennis Roster

Name Class Hometown
Tara Abuyazid 2023
Maria Aleksandrova 2023
Lily Altschuler 2025
Afia Baryeh 2026
Amenaide Brown 2024
Scarlet Carrara 2024
Alexandra Dalrymple-Roth 2025
Maya Elms 2025
Taylor Elms 2023
Alina Harned 2025
Tanatcha Jirakulaporn 2024
Sophie Kroeger 2026
Paula Lanius 2023
Yin Wang Ng 2024
Alexandra Pace 2024
Eva Pinchas 2025
LuLu Ransom 2023
Kaitlyn Shen 2025
Samantha Vargas 2026

Girls Varsity Tennis Schedule and Results



 


 

Girls JV Tennis Roster

Name Class Hometown
Erith Abbey 2026
Emily Bell 2025
Sarah Benamar 2025
Xinyi Chen 2023
Siwen Cui 2023
Mary Ford 2026
Piper Friedman 2023
Clare Kane 2026
Lanna Kennedy 2024
Syna Kikanamada 2025
Jay Leung 2023
Samantha Melograno 2026
Camille Noah 2026
Kamsiyochukwu Nwotite 2025
Negah Royan 2024 Kigali
Emily Schippert 2025
Aubrie Wyatt 2024
Jiayi Yuan 2023
Xiaowen Zhou 2025

Girls JV Tennis Schedule and Results