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
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Player to Watch: Chelsea Williams of Brooklyn Tech The Brooklyn Tech Engineers should be one of the top teams this fall in New York City, and standout junior Chelsea Williams will be a key factor in the team’s success. Williams was outstanding in her sophomore campaign a year ago, posting an...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The John McEnroe Tennis Academy at Sportime Randall’s Island hosted its inaugural College Recruiting Combine over the weekend as hundreds of high school players and college coaches gathered on Randall’s Island for the two-day combine. The first day of the combine began with two rounds of girls’...Read more