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Pittston Area defeats Warriors

PITTSTON – Pittston Area won four matches in straight sets to defeat Wyoming Area 4-1 Thursday in Northeast Pennsylvania Tennis Conference boys action.

Jeff Gavlick and Jeff Homschek won at No. 2 and No. 3 singles, respectively, for the Patriots. The two doubles teams lost just five games total in four sets.

SINGLES: 1. Luke Brady (WA) d. Rob Corridoni 6-3, 1-6, 6-2; 2. Jeff Gavlick (PA) d. David Dorbad 6-3, 6-3; 3. Jeff Homschek (PA) d. Dave Fanelli 6-1, 6-2.

DOUBLES: 1. Brian Reese/Zach Hill (PA) d. Sean Kenny/Matt Pizano 6-2, 6-0; 2. Bill Corcoran/Justin Tsaila (PA) d. Mike Mattei/Garth Todd 6-0, 6-3.

Dallas 5, Meyers 0

Dallas swept all five matches in straight sets.

Dallas’ Tony Bevevino had the toughest match, needing a tiebreaker to win the first set and defeating Nick Guesto 6-4 in the second.

SINGLES: 1. Tony Bevevino (D) d. Nick Guesto 7-6 (7-2), 6-4; 2. Eric Fritzges (D) d. Matt Hromchak 6-1, 6-0; 3. Alex Slocum (D) d. Matt James 6-3, 6-3.

DOUBLES: 1. Ethan Pensak/Drew Schaub (D) d. Jeff Frail/Corey Graham 6-1 6-1; 2. Ryan McCarthy/Andrew Nakkache (D) d. Chris McGavin/Abby McManus 6-0, 6-2.

Wyoming Seminary 5, MMI 0

George Parkhurst and Harry Parkhurst captured singles matches as the Blue Knights swept the Preppers.

SINGLES: 1. George Parkhurst (WS) def. Mike McGrow (MMI), 6-0, 6-4; 2. Harry Parkhurst (WS) def. Justin Yakubowski (MMI) 7-5, 6-3; 3. Nick Strzeletz (WS) def. Robert Yamulla, 6-0, 6-3.

DOUBLES: 1. Jakub Husek/Derek Kopen (WS) def. Leo Moroz/Justin Dasher (MMI) 6-1, 6-4; 2. Arjan Aullakh/Rory Corcoran (WS) def. Nick Anthony/Bala Natarajan (MMI), 6-1, 6-3.

Hazleton Area 5, Coughlin 0

Hazleton Area won every match in straight sets, easily defeating Coughlin.

SINGLES: 1. Keith Lutz (H) def. Mike Turner, 6-3, 7-5; 2. Tom Delahanty (H) def. Greg Stankiewicz, 6-1, 6-0; 3. LJ Sidary (H) def. Ryan Susek, 6-2, 6-3.

DOUBLES: 1. Josh Billman/Andrew Domi (H) def. John Giovanelli/Jason Gayoski, 6-4, 6-1; 2. Jared O’Donnell/Chris Lazar (H) def. Josh Stankinas/Anthony Bartoli, 6-2, 6-4.

Wyoming Valley West 4, Holy Redeemer 1

Tyler Ryman and Bill McGuiness had easy wins in straight sets for the Spartans at No. 2 and No. 3 singles, while Steve Brand claimed a victory at No. 1 singles for Valley West.

The team of Phil Patterson and Patrick Dockeray won at No. 2 doubles for the Royals.

SINGLES: 1. Steve Brand (WVW) def. Jack Cornell 6-2, 7-6 (8-6); 2. Tyler Ryman (WVW) def. Matt Suchocki 6-0, 6-1; 3. Bill McGuiness (WVW) def. Dan McGraw 6-1, 6-2

DOUBLES: 1. Brian Molino/Nick Ametrano (WVW) def. Will Dockeray/Andy Panzitta 7-6 (7-4), 6-2; 2. Phil Patterson/Patrick Dockeray (HR) def. Kevin Yozviak/Andy Bergey 6-0, 6-0

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