Manchester Athletic Club’s North Shore League Women’s Division A Level 3, A Level 4 and Working Women’s Division 3 all finished first in their respective divisions and are 2023 league champions. 

The North Shore League in comprised of 9 other clubs from around the North Shore. The season runs from September to April, culminating with league playoff championships in May. 

The MAC’s A Level 3 championship team bested 12 other participating teams from clubs around the North Shore. The team’s roster included Melanie Healey (captain) – Essex, Stephanie Benenson – Hamilton, Alina Franklin – Essex, Sarah Guido – Topsfield,  April Harb – Essex, Jane Henry – Wenham, Emma Perryman – Manchester, Jamie Sugar Butter – Rockport, Marcia Tatum – Topsfield, and Christine Woodman – Essex. 

The MAC’s A Level 4 team came in first place in the division and also went on to win the divisional playoffs. The championship team included Abby Considine (co-captain) – Manchester, Sarah Stock (co-captain)  – Manchester, Alison Mulford  – Manchester, Meghan Olington – Manchester, Laura Kneisel – Manchester, Ashley Casey – Manchester, Jen Zeilman – Beverly Farms, Allison Falk – Essex and Maura Blundin – Beverly Farms 

The Working Women’s Division 3 teams finished first in a division that included 11 other teams from surrounding north shore clubs. The roster includes Leslie Sullivan – Gloucester, Anne Cowman – Manchester, Antonella Cucchetti – Manchester, Sarah Wilwerh Dyer – Essex, Mary Giglio – Ipswich, Karen Smith Crowley – Manchester, Meredith Sobol – Danvers, Nikki Tierney – Gloucester, and Stacey Twombley – Rockport 

The North Shore League continues to get better and better each year.  MAC Tennis hosted 15 teams in 10 different divisions this year. Out of the 10 divisions, MAC Tennis had three league champions and 6 teams finish in the top 4 and advance to post season playoffs. 

MAC tennis teams are currently accepting new players for league play that begins in the fall, including players interested in Women’s Weekday, Working Women’s Weekend, Mixed Doubles and Men’s Leagues. Interested players should contact Todd Carpenter at

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