Tag: tennis

Every point counts

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER With the tennis match all squared at 3-3, it came down to a battle at No. 1 singles between Southington’s ace, Kristen Mathew, and Mercy’s top gun, Molly Garcia. Mathew went up b a point…

Boys tennis sweeps Platt

The Blue Knight tennis team opened their season without dropping a single point, cruising to a 7-0 shutout over Platt at home on Monday, April 10. Southington dropped just two games in all matches combined. No. 1 singles Matt Balaoing,…

Girls tennis splits week one

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Of course, all teams were at a disadvantage coming into the season. Nobody was allotted many opportunities to prepare physically with a late snow and chill that drew out the winter. But after splitting the…

Kataria Classic crowns champions

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER One of the big surprises about this year’s tournament was the ample number of close matches across every division. The Kataria Classic strives to offer a family-oriented experience rather than a more competitive atmosphere, like…

Wayton Open crowns champs

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The 10th annual Wayton Open tennis tournament wrapped up with championship matches at Southington High School on Sunday, July 17. A player’s breakfast kicked off the morning before matches began at 9 a.m. and lasted until…