BEEKMANTOWN — Jarid Stiles and Dylan Riley picked up a three-set victory at No. 1 doubles to help Beekmantown knock Peru from the unbeatens, 3-2, in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference boys’ tennis Wednesday.
Despite the loss Peru was able to capture the CVAC title. The Indians and Saranac had identical 6-1 records, but Peru defeated the Chiefs in their head-to-head matchup.
Stiles and Riley defeated the Indians’ Pat Daly and Ernie Rock, 6-2, 2-6, 7-5, which proved to be the difference in the match.
Willis Breyette/Spencer Keable also picked up a win in doubles for the Eagles to give them a perfect season. Mark Price added a victory for Beekmantown in No. 1 singles.
Johnny McAuliffe and Conner Bond paced Peru with victories in their singles matches.
No. 1- Price (B) def. Pe. Daly, 6-3, 6-2. No. 2- McAuliffe (P) def. S. Ko, 6-0, 6-0. No. 3-
Bond (P) def. Burl, 6-0, 6-0.
No. 1- Stiles/Riley (B) def. Pa. Daly/Rock, 6-2, 2-6, 7-5. No. 2-
Breyette/Keable (B) def. Demarais/Kemp, 6-1, 6-1.
STATE QUALIFIERS BEGIN
PLATTSBURGH — The Section VII New York State Qualifier for boys and the Section VII Individual Tournament for girls got underway Thursday at Plattsburgh High School.
Both boys and girls singles completed their first-round match-ups.
Today, beginning at 9 a.m., the doubles will get underway, while the singles will continue into the quarterfinals.
Saturday, the winners will be crowned as both the doubles and singles will have the semifinals, finals and consolation match-ups.
Jordan Brilotti, from Northeastern Clinton, and Anthony Girard, from Plattsburgh, had the match of the afternoon.
Brilotti took an early lead after taking the first set 6-3. Girard bounced back in the second set, 6-4, to tie the match, but Brilotti surged ahead and moves into today’s second-round match-up with Plattsburgh’s Alex Racine, who received a first-round bye.
Northern Adirondack’s Justin Kellett, Peru’s Ernie Rock, Northeastern Clinton’s Brendan Boutin, Lake Placid’s Steve Jelinek and Saranac’s Mark LaPointe were all straight-set winners during Thursday’s opening round.
In the girls’ first-round match-ups Northern Adirondack’s Hannah Courson and Maegan Brunelle, Peru’s Karley Goddeau-Stefaniak, Beekmantown’s Samantha Weaver and Kiana Archer, Northeastern Clinton’s Euna Mae Namoc and Katelynn King, AuSable Valley’s Michaela Courson, Seton Catholic’s Kelli Ryan, Plattsburgh’s Evy Gobbens and Lake Placid’s Joan O’Leary all move into today’s second round with straight-set victories.
The Hornets’ Olivia Carlsson moves into the second round with a win by default.
Section VII state qualifiers
Shawn Bissonnette (Sar)-bye
Noah Osbourne (SC)-bye
Justin Kellett (NAC) def. Jordan Bushey (P), 6-1, 6-1.
Conner Bond (P)-bye.
Peter Daly (P)-bye.
Ernie Rock (P) def. Ryan Paiser (NAC), 6-2, 6-3.
Brendan Boutin (NCCS) def. Elijah Boliver (Sar), 6-0, 6-1.
Josh West (PHS)-bye.
Alex Racine (PHS)-bye.
Jordan Brilotti (NCCS) def. Anthony Girard (PHS), 6-3, 4-6, 7-6.
Steve Jelinek (LP) def. Kevin Ko (Beek), 6-1, 6-1.
Ryan Marks (NCCS)-bye.
Johnny McAuliffe (P)-bye.
Mark LaPointe (Sar) def. Shawn Ko (Beek), 6-4, 6-4.
Brandon Letourneau (NCCS)-bye.
Mark Price (Beek)-bye.
Paige Southwick (NCCS)-bye.
Maegan Brunelle (NAC) def. Shannon Egan (SC), 7-5, 6-0.
Karley Goddeau-Stefaniak (P) def. Victoria O’Leary (LP), 6-3, 6-1.
Samantha Weaver (Beek) def. Anna Dorrance (Sar), 7-6, 7-5.
Abby Higgins (P)-bye.
Euna Mae Namoc (NCCS) def. Rachel Covey (P), 6-4, 6-2.
Michaela Courson (AVC) def. Brenna Garrett (LP), 6-2, 6-0.
Olivia Carlsson (PHS) won by default over Kennedy Dunn (Beek).
Hannah Charland (NAC) def. Andrea Mossey (NCCS), 6-0, 6-0.
Kelli Ryan (SC) def. Tegan Belrose (Beek), 6-0, 6-3.
Evy Gobbens (PHS) def. Liza Marinis (LP), 6-2, 6-1.
Oliva Wyand (Beek)-bye.
Kiana Archer (Beek) def. Tori Duprey (NCCS), 7-6, 6-3.
Katelynn King (NCCS) def. Emily Kilburn (AVC), 6-0, 6-1.
Joan O’Leary (LP) def. Jenna LaValley (NCCS), 6-2, 6-2.
Marle Curle (PHS)-bye