H.S. Tennis Roundup: Gloversville cruises past Hudson Falls, 7-0

Gloversville’s Nicholas Bruce hits a forehand during Wednesday’s Foothills Council match against Hudson Falls at Knox Field in Johnstown. (The Leader-Herald/Bill Trojan)

JOHNSTOWN — Gloversville won all five singles matches and both doubles contests on its way to a 7-0 victory over Hudson Falls in a Foothills Council boys tennis match at Knox Field.

Damian Bruce, Brian Hugo, Nicholas Bruce, Cam Biche and Ryan Issa all won singles matches for the Huskies.

Damian Bruce, Hugo and Biche all won 6-0, 6-0.

Nick Washburn and Devina Eberts won at first doubles for Gloversville (4-1 overall, 4-1 Foothills), while Rami Issa and Kaden O’Shaughnessy won at second doubles.

The Huskies are scheduled to travel to Schuylerville today for a 4 p.m. match. Hudson Falls (0-5 overall, 0-5 Foothills) is slated to travel to South Glens Falls today for a 4 p.m. contest.

Gloversville 7, Hudson Falls 0


No. 1: Damian Bruce (G) def. Joseph Potvin, 6-0, 6-0

No. 2: Brian Hugo (G) def. Dennis Sullivan, 6-0, 6-0

No. 3: Nicholas Bruce (G) def. Dustin Fitzpatrick, 6-0, 6-2

No. 4: Cam Biche (G) def. Josh Williams, 6-0, 6-0

No. 5: Ryan Issa (G) won by forfeit


No. 1: Nick Washburn-Devina Eberts (G) def. Nick Crandall-Jacob Fabian, 6-2, 6-1

No. 2: Rami Issa-Kaden O’Shaughnessy (G) def. Fred Zhang-Austin Voltoline, 6-1, 6-1

Scotia-Glenville 6, Amsterdam 1

AMSTERDAM — Scotia-Glenville won four of five singles matches and both doubles contests to post a Foothills Council victory over Amsterdam.

Laif Lundstrom, Wyatt Borwick, Jacob McKenzie and Ethan McKone all won singles matches for the Tartans.

Keith Ogden and Lucas Kownack won at first doubles for Scotia-Glenville (6-0 overall, 6-0 Foothills), while Jared O’Connor and Joseph Rumfelt won at second doubles.

Zach Verde won at second singles for Amsterdam (2-3 overall, 2-3 Foothills), which is scheduled to travel to Schuylerville on Friday.

Scotia-Glenville 6, Amsterdam 1


No. 1: Laif Lundstrom (S-G) def. Dan VanEps, 6-1, 6-3

No. 2: Zach Verde (A) def. Brendon McCarthy, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4

No. 3: Wyatt Borwick (S-G) def. Mike Machold, 6-0, 6-1

No. 4: Jacob McKenzie (S-G) def. Mike Hughes, 6-3, 6-2

No. 5: Ethan McKone (S-G) def. Antonio Natole, 6-3, 6-4


No. 1: Keith Ogden-Lucas Kownack (S-G) def. Nathan Grant-Spencer Flint, 6-4, 6-3

No. 2: Jared OConnor-Joseph Rumfelt (S-G) def. Reese Devine-Tim DiCaprio, 7-5, 6-2

By Paul Wager

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