Index: 2013 Girls Tennis Review

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2013-14 school year during July. Today we will review the girls tennis season. WPIAL Team Champs - North Allegheny (AAA), Greensburg C.C. (AA). WPIAL Singles Champs - Callie ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 North Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

In was a banner season for the North, as the zone was home to the state championship team, and singles and doubles champions in Class AAA this season. In team play, North Allegheny went through the season ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 South Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

Mt. Lebanon's Callie Frey won another district singles title this season, but came up a little short at the PIAA championships again. Frey, a senior, rallied to defeat Pine-Richland's Marlys Bridgham ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 East Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

Led by the Kluska sisters, Greensburg Central Catholic partied like it was 1999. The Centurions defeated Sewickley Academy, 3-2, in the WPIAL Class AA championship match. It was Greensburg Central Catholic's ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 West Season Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

A freshman and a junior paired to give Beaver a representative at the state tournament. Ninth-grader Moriah Bridges and 11th-grader Mattie Taylor won the Class AA Section 2 tournament and finished second ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 North Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls tennis players from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013 season. (Photo: Laurel Shymansky of Fox Chapel returns a shot during the ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 South Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls tennis players from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013 season. (Photo: Mt. Lebanon senior Callie Frey in her 3-6, 6-1, 6-2 victory ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 East Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls tennis players from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013 season. (Photo: Franklin Regional's Natalia Perry returns a shot against ...

Girls Tennis: 2013 West Photo Recap

Published on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls tennis players from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2013 season. (Photo: Beaver's Mattie Taylor competes in the WPIAL Class AA singles ...

Tennis: Peters native Riske wins Wimbledon opener

Published on Tuesday, 24 June 2014 8:00 pm

... coming from behind to defeat Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 in a first-round match in the prestigious event held at the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club in London. Riske ...

Tennis: Phillips performs well in first state tourney

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:30 am

In just his first state tournament, Luke Phillips showed that he’ll be force to be reckoned with in the coming years. The freshman, who is cyber-schooled but plays for Carlynton, won his PIAA Class ...

Tennis: Blasinsky a two-time state runner-up

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:30 am

Last season at the PIAA Class AAA singles tournament, Adam Blasinsky beat District 11 champion Andrew Sinai of Freedom in straight sets to advance to the championship match, where he lost to the District ...

Tennis: Ross makes history

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:30 am

Sewickley freshman Luke Ross did something last weekend no other Sewickley boys tennis player had ever done — advance to the PIAA Class AA singles championship match. Ross won his first three ...

Tennis: Goth, Isaacs take top prize

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:30 am

Kevin Goth and Jared Isaacs didn’t take the WPIAL’s top prize in doubles. But they did take the state’s. The North Allegheny pair won the PIAA Class AAA doubles tournament last weekend in Hershey, ...

Tennis: Kissell takes fourth

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:15 am

Latrobe junior Chad Kissell had a solid first appearance at the PIAA Class AAA singles tournament. Kissell, who attended the girls singles tournament many times to watch his sisters play, qualified ...

Tennis: Raymundo gives champ stiffest test

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:15 am

In his first PIAA Class AA singles tournament, Mars’ Josh Raymundo gave the eventual state champion his toughest match of the tournament. Raymundo, squared off against Andre Fick of Wyomissing in the ...

Tennis: Grubbs comes up one match short again

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:15 am

  After winning back-to-back district titles with Alok Nimgaonkar in 2012 and 2013, Chris Grubbs won his third consecutive WPIAL Class AAA doubles title this season with Michael Kann. But just ...

Tennis: Carrick duo drops first-round match

Published on Thursday, 29 May 2014 8:00 am

Carrick Tyler Pashel came within one match of qualifying for the PIAA Class AAA singles tournament. But a three-set loss in the City League final to Perry’s Keron Jones denied him the chance to play ...