Greenwich High

Greenwich boys tennis team defeats Westhill to continue perfect season; Cardinals boys lacrosse team loses to FCIAC rival Ridgefield on the road

Greenwich High School’s boys tennis team defeated another FCIAC rival and continued its undefeated season in the process on Thursday.

The Cardinals upped their record to 12-0 with a 7-0 victory against visiting Westhill in a rematch of last season’s FCIAC semifinals. Westhill, which was victorious over Greenwich in the 2022 FCIAC Tournament semifinals, is the defending FCIAC Tournament champion.

In singles action, senior Dylan Atkinson of Greenwich posted a 6-0, 6-0 win over Ryan Karam. At No. 2, GHS freshman Volodymyr Dombrovskyi was a 6-3, 6-1 winner against Vishal Nayak.

Third singles saw Cardinals senior post a 7-5, 6-1 win over his Westhill foe. Sophomore Manuel Galli Specos took a 6-1, 6-2 decision at fourth singles.

In doubles play, Cardinals seniors Cai Jain and Nick O’Brien kept their impressive season going at the No. 1 spot, winning their match against the Vikings, 6-1, 6-2. Junior Harrison Wolfe and senior Rohan Mittal of Greenwich earned a 7-6 (3), 6-3 at second doubles, while junior Bruce Lunder and sophomore Alexander Salib were 6-2, 6-1 winners at No. 3 doubles.

Up next for the Cardinals is a road matchup against Wilton on Monday at 4:15 p.m.


In an FCIAC game held on Thursday night at Ridgefield, Greenwich lost to Ridgefield at Tiger Hollow Stadium, 15-10.

Senior co-captain Brian Collins registered four goals and two assists to pace the Cardinals, who have a record of 5-6. Sophomore Colin Zeller recorded four assists, while freshman Mikey Brescia had two goals and two assists for Greenwich.

Junior Jimmy Flinn assisted on a goal and sophomore goalie Ilan Amaro made 12 saves for the Cardinals. Greenwich travels to Fordham Prep tomorrow for a 5 p.m. non-conference game.

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