| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Commack's Kimberly Liao and Ward Melville's Denise Lai will try to lead their teams to a deep run in the Suffolk County playoffs. The two-top seeds in the Suffolk County team tournament, Commack and Ward Melville, respectively, will get their playoff tournaments underway on Wednesday afternoon,...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Manhasset's Maddie Clinton helped lead the Indians past Roslyn in the Nassau County playoffs on Tuesday afternoon. The defending Nassau County champions, the Manhasset Indians, advanced back to the county semifinals on Tuesday afternoon, defeating Roslyn 5-2 in a quarterfinal showdown. Maddie...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
Eastport-South Manor’s Jackie Bukzin captured the Suffolk County singles title on Monday afternoon, upending defending champion Kimberly Liao of Commack 6-2, 6-3 at Suffolk County Community College in Selden. The junior was playing in her fifth Suffolk County tournament and with an added variety to...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
When the Nassau County Individual Singles draw came out, top-seeded Merri Kelly Hannity of Cold Spring Harbor and second-seeded Courtney Kowalsky of Oyster Bay were on opposite sides and never thought they would play against one another. “It was hard but it was fun at the same time,” Hannity said...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Nassau County regular season concluded its regular season on Thursday afternoon, as the final matches took place and the seeds for next week’s county tournament were finalized. In Conference I, Great Neck North earned itself the fourth-seed, downing Roslyn 5-2 to finish at 9-5 on the season...Read more
  | By Brian Coleman
It was an all-Commack battle in the Suffolk County Division I Individual tournament final on Tuesday, as defending county champion Kimberly Liao squared off against fellow Cougar Emily Tannenbaum. “It’s weird,” Liao said of playing against one of your teammates. “Since we’re always supporting each...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Blazers of Great Neck North defeated Manhasset 5-2 in a key Conference I showdown on Friday, improving its record to 8-5. Alyssa Ghassabian led the way for Great Neck North, coming back from a set down to beat Kyleigh Harmon 0-6, 6-4, 6-4 at third singles to anchor the Blazers’ victory. The...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In a showdown between two of the top three teams in Nassau County’s Conference I on Wednesday, the Quakers of Friends Academy beat Cold Spring Harbor 4-3 to move into a first-place tie with Manhasset. The deciding match would come at fourth doubles, as Parisa Vahid and Juliet D’Aversa knocked off...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Massapequa Chiefs continued its unbeaten season on Thursday afternoon, defeating Valley Stream Central 5.5-1.5 in a match that had to finish early due to darkness. The final match on court was a competitive third singles contest between Massapequa’s Grace Ryan and Nazia Seelochan of Valley...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Great Neck North Blazers improved to 6-4 on the season on Wednesday afternoon, knocking off Syosset 5-2 in a Nassau County Conference I showdown. Ashley Yu and Margaret Haykin led the way for Great Neck North, defeating Tal Bodner and Marissa Levine 6-3, 7-5 at first doubles to anchor the...Read more