Falcon Girls Feature a New Coach and Fresh Faces in 2013

NEWPORT–The North Country girls tennis team underwent a lot of changes in this past off-season, and it started at the top of the program with the retirement of long-time head Marie George.George, who had been with the program since its inception thirty years ago, decided to step down so she could spend more time in Florida before heading north for the summer.So, with no George in the mix, the search was on for a new coach.The school found that coach from within, as one of the North Country's guidance counselors, Jody Driscoll, has taken the reigns, and is ready for his new challenge.As for Monday’s match, things did not go well for the Falcons, as the Raiders came away with the 5-2 win.For the full story, see the Express on Tuesday 4-16-13.