Boys Varsity Tennis
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Sep 19, 2022
- FIGHTING IRISH: 3
PORTAGE CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL: 5
Lost a tightly contested 5-3 match to Portage Central this afternoon. Credit to them, they did what they needed to to win. This is one I thought we could have won had we competed better in spots. We will continue to work and improve!
Very nice work from Niklas Johansson today at 2S picking up a straight set win and moving to 12-1 on the year. Our 4D team, Grahm Zygadlo & David Verduzco remains unbeaten this year gutting out a close 1st set today en route to cruising through the 2nd set and improving to 13-0. Best match and gut check of the day went to our 2D team of Rafael Deleon & Owen Brown. After winning the first set, they dropped the 2nd set decisively and things were not going their way getting down 3-0 in the 3rd. They then played their best tennis of the year in winning 6 straight games and the 3rd set and match 6-3 in the 3rd. Great effort by all these guys!
Today’s loss stings a bit, I hope it does for the guys too. Looking forward to another opportunity tomorrow @ Portage Northern. Complete results from today below:
Portage Central def. HCP 5-3
1S: Tommy Kling lost to Laksh Singh 6-4, 6-1
2S: NIklas Johansson def. Nathan Strauss 6-4, 6-2
3S: Marcus Alcaraz lost to Matthew Cui 6-2, 6-0
4S: Andrew Alcaraz lost to Manuel D’Allessio 6-4, 6-2
1D: Luke Toweson / Jude Coffman lost to Ryan Chenoweth / Harsimmer Sohi 6-4, 6-4
2D: Owen Brown / Rafael Deleon def. Billy Barber / Zain Aqeel 6-4, 2-6, 6-3
3D: Chris Ogrin / Jimmy Kennedy lost to Ty Szafranski / Tommy Sachwitz 6-1, 6-1
4D: Grahn Zygadlo / David Verduzco def. Jason Krawczyk / Jason Shaye 7-6(2), 6-2