Boccieri To Honor Canfield Tennis Players For Tournament Win
Area sisters triumph at OHSAA Division I State Girls Doubles Tournament
February 08, 2017
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State Rep. John Boccieri (D-Poland) today will present Canfield high school senior Hannah Cianciola and sophomore Sydney Cianciola with a commendation honoring them for earning the OHSAA Division I State Girls Tennis Tournament doubles crown during the fall 2016 season.

“The perseverance, teamwork and athletic talent of these young women clearly paid off in what was a very competitive match, and it is my honor to present them with this award for their hard-earned achievement,” said Boccieri. “In addition, Hannah and Sydney have excelled both inside and out of the classroom, maintaining high GPAs while also playing tennis. I am pleased to have the opportunity to recognize student athletes for their commitment to perfecting a sport while maintaining an equal focus on academics.”

The elder Cianciola sister has four varsity letters in tennis, is a four-time first team all-conference selection and has been named conference “Player of the Year” three times. The Division I match was her fourth time qualifying for the OHSAA State Girls’ Tennis Meet. Sydney Cianciola, though just a sophomore, earned her second varsity letter this season. The sisters defeated another sister act in the final match 6-4, 6-3.

Rep. Boccieri will be presenting the commendation at the Canfield School Board meeting tonight. 

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