Thursday, April 27, 2017
Orange High School
St. Vincent-St. Mary High School
Inclement weather forced this match to be played inside at Towpath Tennis Center. Both teams played extremely well. Three singles matches took the court first. Santiago Bustamante and Nathaniel Watson won their matches at second and third singles. Santiago defeated Kevin Reese 6-0, 6-0. Nathaniel beat Monte Schellenberger 6-1, 6-1. David Miron was in a battle as the doubles matches began. Michael Chmura won the first set 6-3. The second set featured some outstanding tennis and went to a tiebreak. The points went back and forth and Michael won the TB 8-6. Bailey Schleifer and Armaan Gill teamed up to play Peter Rybka and Samuel Volk 6-1, 6-2 to clinch the match for Orange. Leonid Podzneev and Robert Miron fought off several match points in the second set and even the score at 6-6 to force a tiebreaker. Gabriel Lidderdale and Benjamin Rodgers pulled out the first doubles match 7-5, 7-6 (6). Orange played so well as a team! Several guys played their best match of the season! Go Orange Lions Tennis!