Coach’s Corner- Boys Varsity Tennis

May 20, 2015

MacDuffie 2  Marianapolis 5

#1 singles: Miguel R. 8-3 W
#2 singles: Daniel Z. 8-5 W
#3 singles: Victor G. 2-8 L
#4 singles: Bobby G. 3-8 L

#1 doubles: Mishka/Tin 4-8 L
#2 doubles: Liam/Yun 2-8 L
#3 doubles: Jordan/Allan/ 2-8 L

May 14, 2015

MacDuffie 7  Bement 4

MacDuffie had a great match against Bement’s coed tennis team this past Thursday, winning seven out of the eleven matches played. Well done Miguel Rodriguez, Daniel Zhao, Victor Godoy, Kacey Deecher, Natalie Pappas, Miguel/Tin, Mishka/Liam for winning your matches. Everyone did a great job supporting each other!

May 13, 2015

MacDuffie 3 vs. Cheshire Academy 4

It was a close match against Cheshire Academy yesterday, the boys only missing the win by one match. #1 Singles, Miguel Rodriguez quickly won his match 8-0. #3 singles Daniel Zhao had a great match defeating his opponent 8-8 (7-1) in a tie break and our #4 Singles, Victor Godoy, also ended with a win, 8-6.

April 29, 2015

MacDuffie-4, Eagle Hill-4

The boys and girls varsity came together making up a coed team for our match against Eagle Hill yesterday. Congratulations to our winners, #1 singles, Miguel Rodriguez (8-6), #1 singles, Kacey Deecher (8-2), #2 doubles Natalie Pappas/Basak Ozgur(8-4) and our mixed doubles, Victor Godoy/Maju Azevedo (8-5). Also a special thank you to the team for being so supportive of their teammates throughout the match!

Boys:
#1 singles: Miguel R. 8-6 W
#2 singles: Tin B. 4-8 L
#3 singles: Mishka J. 0-8 L

#1 doubles: Yun G/Jordan R 0-8 L

Girls:
#1 singles: Kacey D. 8-1 W

#1 doubles: Angela Z/Dolly C 5-8 L
#2 doubles: Natalie P/Basak O 8-4 W

Mixed:
#1 doubles: Victor G/Maju A. 8-5 W

April 23, 2015

MacDuffie- 4, WMA-2

Despite an injury and a brief snowfall, the boys’ varsity tennis team enjoyed their first win of the season yesterday against Wilbraham and Monson Academy (JV). Our four singles players, #1 Miguel, #2 Victor, #3 Daniel, and #4 Tin all finished with wins leading us to victory. Victor secured the team win after beating his opponent 8-7 (7-5) in a tie break. The boys played with skill and strategy. We are looking forward to our next match.

April 16, 2015

MacDuffie- 3, Suffield Academy- 4

The boys’ varsity team started the season yesterday with a strong match against Suffield Academy (JV). Thanks to the efforts of our #1 Singles, Miguel Rodriguez, our #2 singles, Gabriel Penaolza, and our #4 singles, Victor Godoy, the team finished just one match short to take the win over Suffield. With hard hit, perfectly placed balls, Miguel and Gabriel won their matches 8-1, 8-0 respectively. Victor took the win 8-1 with fine footwork at the net.