Cheshire Tennis Teams Fall In SCC Quarters

Cheshire Tennis Teams Fall In SCC Quarters

On Saturday, Cheshire High School girls’ tennis teams came up short in the Southern Connecticut Conference quarterfinals. CHS girls (sixth seed, 8-9) fell just short in a 4-3 loss at North Haven (third seed, 13-5).

Freshmen Alex Orlins (6-1, 6-0) and Eva Curran (6-0, 6-0) dropped just one game total in singles. Orlins remained undefeated in the number one spot.

Junior Lila Watkinson and sophomore Riley Baldoni won 7-5, 6-2 at number one doubles. Juniors Asya Tarabar, Julia Hummel and Rachel Goldstein, and senior captain Cayla Dolan and sophomore Arya Desai battled in three-set match losses.

NH won the season series at 2-1.

In their quarterfinal in Woodbridge, Cheshire boys (sixth seed, 8-10) fell 5-2 at Amity (third seed, 14-4). Senior captain Utsav Subramani swept all games to stay unbeaten at number one singles, while junior Andrew Gershfeld picked up a 6-0, 6-1 victory in the second spot.

Amity went 3-0 against the Rams this year.

For states, CHS girls (Class LL) and boys (Class L) will start on May 27. Brackets have yet to be released.


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