Turpin sophomore Caitlin Fisher placed fourth at tbe state championship tennis tournament Saturday, one of the top finishes in Turpin sports history. Fisher had one of the more exciting Division I first round matches, going three sets to beat Cassie Alcala of Pickerington North, 3-6, 6-2, 6-4. That put her in the second round with the "other" Emily Thomas of Massillon Jackson. Fisher won 6-2, 7-5 to become Turpin's first singles semifinalist and the first for coach Gail Maundrell.
Turpin's Caitlin Fisher is advancing to the October 21-22 State Tennis Championships to be held at the Lindner Family Tennis Center.
Caitlin Fisher won the girls Sectional tennis championship, and will play in the District Tournament Oct. 13-15 at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason.
The Spartans dominated the ECC this season by earning the coveted title of 2016 ECC Conference Champions for the 2nd year in a row, winning the season 6-0. The team then went on to finish in 1st place, winning the entire ECC Tournament!!