Team Slideshow

Team Info

Tennis - Girls' Varsity

Record: 8-4

Overview

Overview

The Taft girls' varsity tennis team has established itself as a perennial power in New England. This is a program that prides itself on developing excellent tennis players who love their sport. Playing in the Founder’s League, Taft has consistently fielded strong teams, which compete for the league title year in and year out. Taft has had many fine tennis players over the years who have gone on to compete at the nation’s finest schools. The success of Taft tennis rests on the principles of hard work, good sportsmanship and fun. The team has access to twelve beautiful outdoor courts and four indoor courts, allowing for play in all types of weather.

Email Head Coach Jen Chandler

Schedule

Schedule

Opponent Date Time Location Advantage Type Details Result Score Status
vs.
Litchfield High School
Litchfield High School Away Scrimmage Details CANCELLED
vs.
Berkshire School
Berkshire School Away Details Win 9-0
vs.
Deerfield Academy
Home Details Loss 4-5
vs.
Loomis Chaffee School
Home Details Win 5-4
vs.
Westover School
Westover School Away Details Win 7-0
vs.
Miss Porter's School
Home Details Win 8-1
vs.
Westminster School
Westminster School Away Details Loss 3-6 POSTPONED: TBD
vs.
Sacred Heart Academy
Home Details Win 6-3
vs.
Greenwich Academy
Greenwich Academy Away Details Win 5-4
vs.
Kent School
Home Details Win 9-0
vs.
Hotchkiss
Hotchkiss Home Details Loss 0-9
vs.
Kingswood-Oxford School
Kingswood-Oxford School Away Details Win 7-2
vs.
Choate Rosemary Hall
Choate Rosemary Hall Away Details 0-0
vs.
Hopkins School
Hopkins School Away Details Loss 0-9

Roster

Roster

# Name Position Class Hometown
Regan Brewer 2019 Southampton
Alexandra Colon 2019 Ozone Park, NY
Nicoleta Gusac 2019 Chisinau
Minna Holleck 2018 Southbury, CT
Frances Hough 2018 Summit, NJ
Madeline Meister 2021 New York, NY
Emily Naylor 2019 Old Greenwich, CT
Leigh Root 2021 Roxbury, CT
Janse Schoonmaker 2021 Darien, CT
Kira Siebrecht 2019 Litchfield, CT
Macy Toppan 2018 South Kent, CT
Lily Turner 2018 Roxbury, CT
Kate Zhang 2020 Hong Kong

Coaches

Coaches

About Coach Jen Chandler

Jennifer joined Taft’s science department in 2015 after teaching for 22 years at her alma mater, Canterbury School. In addition to teaching science, Jennifer was a dormitory parent and a student advisor. She also coached boys’ and girls’ varsity squash, girls’ junior varsity soccer, and boys’ and girls’ varsity and junior varsity tennis. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Cornell University, earned Phi Beta Kappa, and received a master’s in education from Northeastern University. Jennifer earned a "Certificate of Excellence" from ETS for the Praxis Series Chemistry Content Knowledge test for 2007, and she was named "2013 Woman of the Year" by the student organization “Women of Canterbury.” At Taft, she teaches classes in psychology and chemistry and coaches girls’ varsity squash and tennis. Jennifer lives on campus with her husband, Corey, and their two daughters.


Record

Record

Year Record Year Record
2006-077-52007-086-7
2008-098-52009-1011-2
2010-11 7-6 2011-12 7-6
2012-13 7-7 2013-14 8-6
2014-15 6-5 2015-16 6-6

Callout Buttons