The Syosset Braves continued its pursuit of perfection on Friday afternoon as it traveled to take on Roslyn in a Conference I-B clash. Syosset handled Roslyn, who sits in second place behind Syosset, 6-1 in an impressive showing. Daniel Shleimovich dominated his first singles match by beating Michael Liebman 6-0, 6-1, while the match was clinched in the fourth doubles contest that Adam Canarick & Chad Kagan won 6-3, 6-3. Syosset remains undefeated at 8-0 overall, 7-0 in Conference I-B, while Roslyn drops to 6-2.
In a Conference I-A play, Great Neck South traveled to Hewlett as both teams looked to improve in the I-A standings. In a very tightly played match, Great Neck South edged out a 4-3 win on the backs of Thomas Fong & Bryant Yi who won their match at fourth doubles, 6-4, 1-6, 6-3. Great Neck South improves to .500 with a 4-4 record, while Hewlett falls to 4-3 on the year
Also in Conference I-A on Friday, Plainview won on its home courts and disposed of Wheatley 4-3. The match was clinched by Plainview’s Josh Fleischman & Jared Schuman who defeated Evan Hisch & Jacob Dinetz at first doubles 7-5, 6-4 to move Plainview to 3-5 on the season. Wheatley is now 1-6.
The Mepham Boys Tennis team continued its perfect season as well on Friday as it hosted Carle Place in a matchup between in the top two teams in Conference III-A. Mepham handled Carle Place 6-1 to remain undefeated and improve to 6-0 on the year. The match of the day was played by the Mepham pair of Matt Renton & Stefan Rosner. The duo dropped the first set, but battled back to win the next two sets in tie breakers and capture the match 3-6, 7-6, 7-6. Carle Place remains in second place in Conference III-A and falls to 5-3 on the season.
In Conference IV-A action, Plainedge picked up a road victory as it defeated Baldwin 4-3 to keep its undefeated season alive. The match was clinched in fourth doubles, as Hector Guerrero & Zach Ryan defeated Nick Barba & Vikram Vishwanath 6-4, 4-6, 6-1. Plainedge moves to 8-0 overall and has a commanding lead in the standings over second-place Baldwin who drops to 4-4.