In Nassau High School Boys Conference III-A tennis action yesterday, there were two sweeps as Carle Place and Mepham both went on the road and had 7-0 wins. Carle Place defeated Oyster Bay and moved to 5-1 on the season. In first singles Carle Place's Giancarlo Cavallero won a tough, well played two-setter over Kevin Kowalsky, 6-4, 6-2 that was closer than the final score indicates. In second doubles, the Carle Place duo of Ryan Tammaro & Brandon Deveau outlasted Jed Kaiser & Andrew Barkin, 6-2, 6-3. Carle Place is on a roll, with four consecutive victories, and is next scheduled to visit Glen Cove on Wednesday, April 23 at 4:30 p.m. Oyster Bay drops to 0-6 on the year and will seek their first win of 2014 on April 23 at 4:30 p.m. when they visit McArthur.
Mepham remained a perfect 4-0 on the season, defeating East Meadow 7-0 Thursday. Pasha Gromov defeated Jason Alterman 6-4, 6-2 in third singles to lead Mepham to the win. Mepham looks to continue to their undefeated run on Saturday, April 26 when they visit Carle Place at 10:00 a.m., while East Meadow, now 1-4 on the year, looks for their second victory of the season when they visit Hicksville at 4:15 p.m. on April 23.
In Conference I action, Roslyn defeated Great Neck North 6-1. The Roslyn team of Eric Irom & Jeremy Kaplan won at fourth doubles in three sets 6-3, 6-7, 6-2, while Roslyn’s Jake Gans & Justin Princer defeated Brooks Hakimian & Alex Ahdoot in second doubles by a score of 6-3, 6-3. Roslyn moves to 4-1 on the season and takes a break until their next match, set for April 23 when they host Jericho at 4:00 p.m. Great Neck North sits at 2-2 on the year and will next visit Manhasset on April 23 for a 4:30 p.m. start.
In Conference II-A, the Massapequa Chiefs defeated Herricks 4-3. The Chiefs improved to 3-1 in conference play, and the key match was won by the second doubles team of Massapequa’s Vincent Coghill & Zachary Ready, who rallied after dropping the first set, to win their match over Herricks’ Mohit Singh & Zack Sarf 2-6, 6-0, 6-2 in three sets. Up next for the 3-1 Chiefs is an April 23 home match at 4:15 p.m. against Lynbrook, while Herricks remains winless on the season at 0-3 and will next host South Side at 4:30 p.m. on April 23.