PLATTSBURGH — Closely-contested matches were the theme of the day as the Lake Placid boys edged out a 3-2 victory over Seton Catholic in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference tennis Thursday.
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Justin Stosiek won a three-set match at No. 3 singles for the Blue Bombers, and Keegan Barney won his No. 2 match in straight sets.
The deciding match was at No. 2 doubles, where Haile Thompson and Matt Jelinek won in three sets for Lake Placid.
Danh Pham won at No. 1 singles for the Knights. Also picking up a win for Seton Catholic was the No. 1 doubles team of James Mulligan and Noah Racette, who won in three sets, including a 12-10 tie-breaker in the third set.
For the girls, the Blue Bombers swept the singles matches on the way to a 4-1 win, with Joan O’Leary recording a three-set win over the Knights’ Shannon Egan at No. 2 singles.
At No. 1 doubles, Brenna Garrett and Liza Marinis won a close three-set match against Seton Catholic’s Lauren Richter and Alyse Clark.
Also winning for Lake Placid were Georgia O’Leary and Victoria O’Leary at singles, and Kayla Hudson and Grace McGrew at doubles.
Lake Placid 3, Seton Catholic 2
No. 1- Pham (SC) def. S. Jelinek, 5-7, 6-3, 3-0, injury default. No. 2- Barney (LP) def. Briggs, 6-3, 6-0. No. 3- Stosiek (LP) def. Kato, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5.
No. 1- Mulligan/Racette (SC) def. Knapik/Kobe, 7-6 (7-5), 2-6, 7-6 (12-10). No. 2- Thompson/M. Jelinek (LP) def. Tang/Ali, 6-4, 6-7 (3-7), 6-2
Lake Placid 4, Seton Catholic 1
No. 1- G. O’Leary (LP) def. Ryan, 6-1, injury default. No. 2- J. O’Leary (LP) def. Egan, 6-2, 2-6, 7-5. No. 3- V. O’Leary (LP) won by forfeit.
No. 1- Garrett/Marinis (LP) def. Richter/Clark, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (11-9). No. 2- Hudson/McGrew (LP) won by forfeit.
NCCS 4, NAC 1NCCS 4, NAC 1
ELLENBURG — Adam Khater teamed with McKenna Hunter for one doubles win, and Troy Tetreault and Brendan Boutin combined for the other as the Northeastern Clinton boys posted a victory over Northern Adirondack.