TUESDAY TENNIS: Sheehan girls forge rivalry split with Trojans; LH boys score 4-3 verdict; Cheshire boys sweep Titans; Southington solid home & away

TUESDAY TENNIS: Sheehan girls forge rivalry split with Trojans; LH boys score 4-3 verdict; Cheshire boys sweep Titans; Southington solid home & away



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WALLINGFORD — Sheehan swept singles in a 5-2 girls tennis rivarly win over host Lyman Hall at Doolittle Park on Tuesday evening.

Srivani Agnihotram topped Jill Barron 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles and her Sheehan teammates followed suit.

Grace Waldron won 6-0, 6-1 over Savannah Farkas at No. 2. Crystal Gallagher was a 7-5, 6-1 winner against Maddie Kizer at No 3. Allyssa Cassella downed Kiera Farley 7-6, 6-2 at No. 4.

In doubles, Sheehan’s No. 1 team of Shreya Patel and Christina Cappola defeated Abbey Pallas and Robyn Honyotski 6-2, 6-2.

Lyman Hall won No. 2 doubles behind Bianca Vega and Olivia Vegliante, who beat Caroline Dighello and Rishima Patel 6-3, 6-2. Keertana Chagari and Abby Murphy got the best of Sheehan’s Olivia Robles and Daytona Scherb 6-4, 6-1 at No. 3.

Sheehan improved to 11-7. Lyman Hall, which won the first meeting of the season at Sheehan 4-3 on March 30, is now 12-9.

Berlin 6, Platt 1: Julia Misner won 6-0, 6-1 to account for the Panthers’ lone win in a CCC South Colonial match in Berlin.

Platt is 5-10 and Berlin is 5-9.

Southington 6, Tolland 1: The Blue Knights improved to 11-3 on the season and much of the drama in this CCC crossover contest was in doubles.

Southington’s No. 1 doubles team of Kate Hardy and Isa Miani dropped the first set and then overcame two match-points to win 2-6, 6-3, 11-9. Hardy and Miani won the match’s final four points to clinch it.

Also in doubles, No. 2 Gianna Wadowski and Avery Korp (6-1, 6-1) and No. 3 Jillian Watson and Ali Bruce (6-2, 6-3) won in straight sets.

Southington also had a trio of singles players win in quick fashion: No. 1 Abby Murphy (6-0, 6-0), No. 3 Chantelle Gimenez (6-0, 6-0) and No. 4 Riley Tindall (6-1, 6-1).

Wilcox Tech 5, Platt Tech 2: The Indians posted the CTC win at Milford’s Eisenhower Park. 

Wilcox got singles wins from No. 3 Melanie Medina (8-2), No. 4 Xochilt Rangel (9-7) and No. 5 Kim Arjona (8-1).

Rosalinda Hernandez teamed with Luisa Avila for an 8-6 decision at No. 1 doubles. Ami Kaur and Perla Diaz were 8-2 victors at No. 2.

BOYS TENNIS

Lyman Hall 4, Foran 3: The Trojans swept doubles to highlight their SCC victory in Milford.

Lyman Hall’s No. 1 tandem of Jake Lynn and Jared Cervero prevailed 6-4, 6-1 as the Trojans improved to 9-9.

Alex Zelaya and Evan Smith won 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2. Brady Campbell and Jackson Mailhot took care of business 6-1, 6-0 at No. 3.

Lyman Hall aso collected an important win at No. 4 singles, where Brian Fernando cruised 6-1, 6-0.

Southington 7, Manchester 0: The Blue Knights traveled to Manchester and rolled to the CCC interdivisional victory over the Indians.

Singles winners for Southington were No. 1 Matt Balaoing (6-1, 6-1), No. 2 Marek Kryzanski (6-3, 6-1), No. 3 Andrew Kudla (6-1, 6-1) and No. 4 Kade Huang-Savino (6-0, 6-0).

In doubles, No. 1 Nate Zmarlicki and Mike Kwok rallied to win via a super-tiebreaker 5-7, 6-2, 10-8/

No. 2 Adam Kosko and Kyle Narowol (7-5, 6-3) and No. 3 Jacob Sutton and Tyler Heidgerd (6-2, 7-5) won in straight sets.

Southington is 12-3 and Manchester falls to 8-4.

Cheshire 7, Sheehan 0: The Rams dropped just three games in posting the SCC victory on Tuesday in Cheshire.

No. 1 Utsav Subramani, No. 2 Yasha Laskin, No. 3 Yasin Tarabar and No. 4 Jacob Yale had the singles wins.

Doubles decisions were posted by No. 1 Nate Pisani and Ben Fritz, No. 2 Christian Kjeldsen and Keith Arneson, and No. 3 Matt Pisani and Josh Goldstein.

Cheshire completed its regular season at 12-5. Sheehan, now 9-9, has a rivalry match with Lyman Hall at Doolittle Park on Thursday, then closes at home on Friday against Wilbur Cross.

  


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