Perine’s junior season gets resurrected for Mynderse tennis

Perine’s junior season gets resurrected for Mynderse tennis
A torn ACL ranks at the top the an athlete’s list of worst nightmare. Meredith Perine knows the pain and misery a debilitating knee injury inflicts. The Mynderse Academy junior tore her ACL during a lacrosse game in the spring of 2018. As a result, she was forced to miss the girls tennis season last fall. Read More: FLTimes.com more

Ithaca Little Red boys tennis comes up big this season

Ithaca Little Red boys tennis comes up big this season
With the invariable losses of points and sets, perfection simply doesn’t happen in tennis. But the Ithaca boys team came awfully close this spring. The Little Red closed out the team portion of its season Thursday night with a dominant performance at the Section 4 Class A championships at its home courts, taking titles in singles and doubles competition. That... more

NYS high school sports seasons will start one week later beginning in 2020

NYS high school sports seasons will start one week later beginning in 2020
Summer for high school athletes in New York will be a little longer starting with the 2010-21 school year. The state public high school athletic association’s executive committee approved a move to cut a week off of the fall, winter and spring seasons Thursday morning during its quarterly meeting in Saratoga Springs. Read More: Syracuse.com A recap of the #NYSPHSAA... more

Newark names scholar athlete teams

Newark names scholar athlete teams
Newark High School Winter teams have qualified for scholar athlete team status. The recognition is given by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association to varsity athletic teams that collectively achieve averages of 90 or better. “Education-based athletics provides the culture and environment for young people to thrive,” said Chris Corey, Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics... more

Meet the All-Greater Rochester Fall 2018 selections

Meet the All-Greater Rochester Fall 2018 selections
Meet the 2018 All-Greater Rochester Fall Sports picks — 165 athletes and 12 coaches selected to represent 11 all-star teams. Click the link below to read stories about the players of the year and for bios on the first-team selections. D&C: Read More Marion super scorer Chloe DeLyser's historic season earns her Player of the Year https://t.co/3xjUvsEjbP #ROC — Democrat... more

Penn Yan girls capture first Sectional tennis title in school history

Penn Yan girls capture first Sectional tennis title in school history
The Penn Yan Mustangs girls varsity tennis team capped their perfect regular season with a 5-0 Sectional victory over Marcus Whitman Oct. 9 at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva. Molly Pullen, #1 singles player defeated Rebecca Frarey in sets of 6-1, and 6-0. Her twin sister, Claire, defeated Alaina Dhondt in sets of 6-0 and 6-3. A first in PYA... more

Meet the All-Greater Rochester spring sports selections

Meet the 2018 All-Greater Rochester Spring Sports picks — 128 athletes and 10 coaches selected to represent eight all-star teams. One Athlete of the Year finished her decorated career with 56 state titles and another was the best player in the state and led her team to a state championship in her first year on varsity. First-team picks include a... more

Geneva’s Fishback in state championship tennis match

Ryan Fishback will represent Geneva in the state championship tennis finals. The high school sophomore will compete on the hard court in the NYSPHSAA Tennis State Championship title match at 8 a.m. Saturday. On Friday at the USTA Billie Jean King Tennis Center in Flushing, Fishback won quarterfinal and semifinal matches. Fishback won 6-1, 6-1 in his quarterfinal appearance over... more

Geneva’s Fishback advances to state tennis quarterfinal round

Geneva Panther tennis standout Ryan Fishback is the last Section V singles competitor standing after the first day of the Boys Tennis State Championships on Thursday at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, Queens. The #2 seed Fishback advances to Friday’s quarterfinals after a 6-0, 6-1 victory in the second round after earning a first-round bye. Second... more

Ithaca boys tennis wins 7th straight STAC title

Ithaca’s boys extended their winning streak to 91 matches and won their seventh straight Southern Tier Athletic Conference tennis title Monday with a 5-2 victory over visiting Maine-Endwell. The Little Red (10-0) clinched the match when its first doubles team of Jackson Falk and Dennis Kang defeated Spencer Terry and Brad Cook, 6-4, 6-4 on a sunny and breezy day... more

WEBER THIS WEEK: Samantha Pundt, Emily Bogart & Rachel Sullivan of Mynderse varsity tennis in-studio (podcast)

Mynderse Academy senior varsity tennis players Samantha Pundt, Emily Bogart and Rachel Sullivan are in-studio after winning the program’s third straight Section V Class CC championship on Monday afternoon’s edition of Weber This Week… .   more

Monday final matches set in Section V Class C & CC tennis tournament

The Section V Class C and Class CC girls tennis tournament semifinal matches were played on Saturday at Mendon Racquet Club setting up the following final matches on Monday… CLASS C SINGLES FINAL AT 4 PM: Lauren Robbins (Prattsburgh) vs. Hannah DelGatto (Naples) CLASS C DOUBLES FINAL AT 4 PM: Kelsey Arliss/Kaitlyn DeCola (Lyons) vs. Susie Moore/Kendra Pinckney (Prattsburgh) CLASS CC... more

DYNASTY: Mynderse girls tennis captures 3rd straight Section V championship

The Mynderse Academy varsity girls tennis team defeated North Rose-Wolcott in the Section V Class CC finals at Hobart in Geneva on Tuesday evening to capture the program’s third consecutive sectional championship. The victory was also Head coach Mike Marriam & assistant coach Gus Garnsey’s 200th win as a coaching tandem. Over the past three championship seasons the Lady Blue... more

2017 Daily Messenger Spring All-Stars: Victor’s Torlish is softball Player of the Year

Understand, Sammie Torlish didn’t always dream of softball diamonds. She’s no stranger to the game, though. When she arrived to play with the Victor softball team and coach Shelly Collins, Torlish knew all about running the bases, snagging line drives and fielding ground balls. She knew how it felt to put the sweet spot of a bat on the ball... more

Meet the All-Greater Rochester Spring 2017 HS sports selections

Meet the 2017 All-Greater Rochester Spring Sports picks — 128 athletes and nine coaches selected to represent eight teams. One Player of the Year had never made an AGR team while another followed in the footsteps of his brother as the best on the golf course. A tennis player posted a 19-2 record and found time to volunteer more than... more

For the first time, Geneva’s Fishback is Section V tennis overall champ

Ryan Fishback is blazing a trail that no one in Section V may ever be able to match. Only a freshman, the Geneva High School star qualified for the New York state boys tennis championships Saturday — the third consecutive year he has pulled off the feat. He defeated one of his good friends on the U.S. Tennis Association junior... more

Ithaca’s Zhao, Horseheads duo reign supreme in Section 4 tennis

Ithaca High’s Michael Zhao won the singles title in Section 4 Tennis State Qualifiers on Saturday at the Binghamton Tennis Center and will be one of five Little Red players heading to the National Tennis Center in Flushing next month. Zhao cruised to a 6-0, 6-1 victory over Maine-Endwell’s Freddy Purpora for the sectional title. Both qualified for states after... more

Geneva’s Fishback, Mynderse duo win Section V tennis titles

Geneva freshman Ryan Fishback continued his stellar season with a dominant performance at Saturday’s Section V Class B boys tennis championships. Fishback, who is looking to earn a third straight trip to states, won the singles title after winning four matches without dropping a single game. FL Times: Read More more
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