| By Kathy Miller
The 18 & Over 7.0 Mixed team from Point Set, captained by Lori Sarnelli, will be advancing to Nationals

Long Island’s 18 & Over Mixed Doubles League had a great showing at the Sectional Championship in Schenectady, N.Y. The teams advancing were as follows:

►​Sportime Lynbrook’s 6.0 team, captained by Jamie Devine

►Point Set’s 7.0 team, captained by Lori Sarnelli, which will be advancing to Nationals

►Point Set’s 8.0 team, captained by Jen Jaeger & Paul Schnabel, which came in second

►Carefree Racquet Club’s 9.0 team, captained by Paul Schnabel & Ben Marks, which will be advancing to Nationals

►Carefree Racquet Club’s 10.0 team, captained by Ben Marks, which also is advancing to Nationals

Good luck to the 7.0, 9.0 and 10.0 Level teams at Nationals in Orlando, Fla. in November!

The 40 & Over Mixed Double League is gearing up for their Long Island Regional Matches. Advancing teams include:

►7.0 Nassau: Sportime Lynbrook, captained by Donna Healy

►7.0 Suffolk: Deer Park, captained by Kuldeep Barot & Mitra Klepper​

►8.0 Nassau: Sportime Lynbrook, captained by Donna Healy

►8.0 Suffolk: Eastern Athletic Blue Point, captained by David Reid & Evangeline Boiutin

The winning teams will advance to the Sectional Championships, set for Sept. 20-22 in Schenectady, N.Y.

The 18 & Over, 40 & Over, 55 & Over, and 65 & Over Men’s and Women’s Leagues are underway with a total of 252 teams playing league tennis this summer! The Regional and Sectional Championships are as follows:

18 & Over Regionals

►2.5 Women: Sunday, July 28 at 9:00 a.m.

►3.0 Women: Sunday, Aug. 4 at 9:00 a.m.

►3.5 Women: Sunday, July 28 at 11:00 a.m.

►4.0 Women: Sunday, Aug. 4 at 11:00 a.m.

18 & Over Sectionals

►2.5, 3.5, 4.5 & 5.0+ Men & Women: The weekend of Aug. 9-11 in Schenectady, N.Y.

►3.0 & 4.0 Men & Women: The weekend of Aug. 16-18 in Schenectady, N.Y.

40 & Over Regionals

►3.0 Women: Sunday, Aug. 11 at 9:00 a.m.

►3.5 Women: Monday, Aug. 12 at 7:00 p.m.

►3.5 Men: Monday, Aug. 12 at 9:00 p.m.

►4.0 Women: Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 7:00 p.m.

40 & Over Sectionals

►3.0, 3.5 & 4.0 Men & Women: The weekend of Aug. 22-25 in Schenectady, N.Y.

►4.5+ Men & Women: The weekend of Aug. 16-18 in Schenectady, N.Y.

Carefree Racquet Club’s 10.0 18 & Over Mixed Doubles team, captained by Ben Marks, is advancing to Nationals


 

Kathy Miller is the manager at Carefree Racquet Club and is also the Adult League Coordinator for USTA/Long Island. She may be reached at kathym65@aol.com.