| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Nassau County team playoffs got underway on a gloomy Tuesday afternoon as teams battled for spots in the quarterfinals. The sixth-seeded Jayhawks of Jericho defeated Oceanside 5-0 to book its spot in the final eight. Mitchell Leighton and Jake Bernstein led the way for Jericho, defeating Jason...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Syosset Braves completed its second straight undefeated regular season on Monday afternoon, defeating Cold Spring Harbor 5-2 to improve to 15-0 on the season. In a rematch of last year’s county championship and a matchup between the two top seeds in this week’s county tournament, Syosset was...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Plainview JFK’s Yuval Solomon is as even-keeled as they come out on the tennis court, so when he fell behind 0-2 in the Nassau County singles final to Valley Stream Central senior Athell Bennett on Sunday afternoon at Oceanside High School, there was no panic. “I was a little disappointed, but I...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Plainview JFK Hawks won its third straight contest on Thursday afternoon, edging Jericho 4-3 in Conference I action. The deciding match came at second doubles, as Plainview’s Evan Lander and David Weissman defeated Jericho’s Aaron Chumsky and Jake Bernstein 6-2, 6-4 to clinch the victory...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Oyster Bay Baymen snapped the six-match winning streak of Hicksville on Wednesday afternoon, downing the Comets 4-3 in a Conference III-A showdown. Oyster Bay was led by Jed Kaiser at third singles, as he defeated Hicksville’s John Soderlund 6-3, 7-5 to anchor the victory, the second straight...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Two familiar foes met in the Suffolk County Division II individual championship on Tuesday afternoon at East Islip Middle School as twin brothers Marty and Richie Racanelli of West Islip met in the final. The sophomores, who began playing tennis together at the age of three, made it through the 32-...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Lynbrook Owls continued to roll in Nassau’s Conference III-B, beating Mepham 5-2 on Tuesday afternoon for its fifth consecutive victory and sixth win in seven matches overall. The Owls were led by its singles play on Tuesday. Ben Tetelman outlasted Pavel Gromov 6-2, 4-6, 7-6(6) at first singles...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Roslyn Bulldogs rebounded from a tough loss to undefeated Syosset over the weekend to defeat Port Washington 5-2 on Monday afternoon, improving the Bulldogs to 9-3 on the season. Sangjin Song continued his excellent play at the top singles spot, beating Port Washington’s George Kaslow 6-2, 6-4...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The defending Nassau County champion Syosset Braves remained undefeated on the season, defeating Roslyn 6-1 on Friday afternoon to improve to 12-0 overall and 11-0 in Conference I play. In a matchup of two of the top teams in Nassau County’s top conference, the Braves were led by its singles play...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In Thursday boy’s high school tennis action in Conference I, it was visitor Great Neck North who traveled to Jericho and walked away with a 6-1 win. Leading the way for Great Neck North was the double team of Aaron Geula & Elliot Hakimian who defeated Jericho’s Mitchell Leighton & Jake...Read more