Local tennis players work on their skills

Amy Boldt
Lauren Verplaetse returns the serve during the first day of tennis camp hosted by the Geneseo High School tennis program July 6.

The Geneseo High School girls’ tennis program hosted a summer camp for girls in grades fifth to 12th grade at Richmond Hill July 6 to 10. The high school girls improved their tennis skills, while the younger girls were taught the basics of tennis.

The high school girls taking part in camp were Abby Arndt, Kirsten Backes, Becky Barnhart, Jennifer Barks, Samantha Borkgren, Karla Chrisop, Ellie DeMay, Kelsey Ebarb, Haylee Gustafson, Rachel Haertjens, Nicole Lassman, Kara Loebach, Anna Mason, Melissa McConnell, Michelle McConnell, Rachel Milroy, Kelsey Olson, Sammi Peters, Julia Sharp, Lauren?Verplaetse, Audrey Wallace, Lizzie Wolak, Kelly Wyffels and Sean?Yerkey.

Girls participating in class from grades five to eight were Amber Dauksas, Sommer Gagnon, Carlie Glawe, Kymber Kincaid-Felske, Vanessa Ritter, Sierra Sommer, Rori?Westerlund, Amy Wethington and Genna Wethington.

Karla Chrisop works on her swing at camp July 6 at Richmond Hill.