Category: High School Tennis

NYSPHSAA releases expanded guidance for high school athletics

NYSPHSAA releases expanded guidance for high school athletics

On Friday, in response to questions and concerns expressed by member schools, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, released a 41-page document as a recommended resource on how schools may consider approaching the “Return To Interscholastic Athletics.” As NYSPHSAA ... MORE
NYSPHSAA to release guidance for fall high school sports on Friday

NYSPHSAA to release guidance for fall high school sports on Friday

The COVID-19 task force assembled by the High School Athletic Association is meeting Monday to discuss the fate of fall sports. The NYSPHSAA expects to have that answer by the end of the week and will send out guidance to schools statewide ... MORE
Low-risk HS sports get go ahead in NY

Low-risk HS sports get go ahead in NY

Governor Andrew Cuomo gave some high school sports the go ahead for next month, while keeping other sports as “practice-only” sports. At a news briefing Monday morning, Cuomo said lower-risk sports such as tennis, soccer, cross country, field hockey, and swimming can ... MORE
NYSPHSA expected to make decision about falls sports this week

NYSPHSA expected to make decision about fall sports this week

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association is considering several outcomes for fall sports, but no official word has come down yet. The entity, which governs sports across public high schools in New York is expected to make a decision ... MORE
NYSPHSAA cancels spring state championships, regular season high school spring sports remain on hold

NYSPHSAA cancels spring state championships, regular season high school spring sports remain on hold

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announces the cancellation of the 2020 spring state championship events. The impacted events are boys and girls track & field, boys tennis, softball, baseball, golf and both boys and girls lacrosse state ... MORE
NYSPHSAA planning for high school spring sports seasons

NYSPHSAA planning for high school spring sports seasons

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association released an update to school Athletic Directors on the status of the Spring high school sports season on Monday. In the statement, NYSPHSAA Executive Director Dr. Robert J. Zayas sais that the date ... MORE
Geneva’s Ryan Fishback wins NYS tennis championship

Geneva’s Ryan Fishback wins NYS tennis championship

Geneva junior Ryan Fishback defeated Syosset’s Kabir Rajpal in three sets (6-0, 3-6, 6-2) on Saturday during the NYSPHSAA Boys Tennis Championship finals at the USTA Billie Jean National Tennis Center in Flushing, Queens. Fishback’s second-set loss to Rajpal was his first ... 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 ... 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 ... MORE
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 ... 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 ... 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
Meet the All-Greater Rochester spring sports selections

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 ... MORE
Geneva's Fishback in state championship tennis match

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 ... MORE
Geneva's Fishback advances to state tennis quarterfinal round

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 ... MORE