New York Tennis Magazine Staff
McKee/Staten Island Tech improved to 3-0 on the season on Thursday, downing Staten Island foe Susan Wagner 4-1. In a match between two of the top singles players in New York City, Shawn Jackson of Susan Wagner beat Christopher Kolesnik 10-7 in the first singles spot, but it would turn out to be the...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Stuyvesant Hitmen moved to 4-1 on the season, knocking off the High School of American Studies 5-0 on Wednesday afternoon. Nicholas Pustilnik notched a 10-6 win over Lucas Suhl at first singles and Derek Lung won 10-3 over Jeremy Shemesh at second singles to lead the way for Stuyvesant. Michael...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
In a battle of two of New York City’s top teams on Wednesday, it was Beacon, the nine-time defending PSAL champions, who came out on top as the Blue Demons defeated Stuyvesant 5-0 to improve to 3-0 on the season. With Ethan Leon out, Marcos Lee stepped into the first singles role for Beacon and...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Benjamin Cardozo Judges improved to 3-0 on the spring season, handing Townsend Harris its first defeat with a 4-1 victory on Monday. Cardozo was led by its singles play as it notched wins in all three singles flights, anchored by Kay Yuminga’s 10-4 win over Maxin Prohorov in the top spot...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Engineers of Brooklyn Tech won its season opener on Thursday, shutting out Midwood for a 5-0 victory to begin its spring campaign. Last year’s runner-ups in the New York City championship match got big performances from its doubles tandems on Thursday. Alex Huynh and Jaysen Altman won 8-0 over...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Townsend Harris won its season opening match on Wednesday afternoon, sweeping all give flights to notch a 5-0 win over its Queens foe Francis Lewis. The Hawks were led by Maxim Prohorov, who began his senior campaign with a 10-5 win over Jeremy Breland in the first singles spot. Aleksa Pljakic...Read more
Brian Coleman
Player to Watch: Ethan Leon, Beacon The Beacon Blue Demons captured their ninth consecutive PSAL “A” Division Championship last spring, downing Brooklyn Tech 4-1, continuing the school’s tradition of being the best team in New York City. Beacon looks primed to be the favorite once again this spring...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
For the first time in history, the Public School Athletic League (PSAL) had representatives compete in the New York State Federation Tournament, where the winners of the Catholic High School Athletic Association (CHSAA) and New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA)...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Photo courtesy of Damion Reid and PSAL Cardozo’s Daniela Hernandez captured the PSAL Individual Singles title, coming back from a set down to defeat Beacon’s Kyra Bergman 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 in the final. Hernandez, just a freshman, posted a dominant run through the singles draw, beginning with a 10-0...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Lab Museum United girls’ tennis team captured the New York City PSAL “B” Division championship over the weekend, beating Long Island City 4-1 in the city final. Long Island City would take the first singles match as Diwa Rana came back from a set down to beat Alexis Wiseman 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, but...Read more