Ann Arbor Greenhills runs away with CHSL boys tennis championship

BLOOMFIELD HILLS — Ann Arbor Greenhills swept the four singles matches and won three of four doubles matches to win the CHSL boys tennis championship last Saturday (Oct. 5) played on courts at Marian and the Academy of the Sacred Heart.

It was the Gryphons’ first tennis title since joining the CHSL two years ago.

Team standings

  • 1st Ann Arbor Greenhills: 60
  • 2nd Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook Kingswood: 40 
  • 3rd Bloomfield Hills Brother Rice: 36 
  • 4th Detroit U-D Jesuit: 35
  • 5th Novi Detroit Catholic Central: 29 
  • 6th Warren De La Salle: 11
  • Tie 7th Ann Arbor Fr. Gabriel Richard: 9 
  • Tie 7th Grosse Pointe Woods Liggett: 9
  • Tie 7th Dearborn Divine Child: 9 
  • 10th Riverview Gabriel Richard: 0

Championship singles

  • 1st match: Mert Oral (AAG) defeated J.J. Etterbeek (BR) 6-4, 6-3; 
  • 2nd match: Kaan Oral (AAG) d. Doug Prew (BR) 6-7, 6-2, 6-2; 
  • 3rd match: Rishi Verma (AAG) d. Mauricio Barrera (CC) 6-1, 6-2; 
  • 4th match: Chakor Rajendra (AAG) d. Patrick Tiwari (CK) 6-3, 6-4.

Championship doubles

  • 1st match: Sahil Deenadayalu-Henry Branch (AAG) d. Kagan Shetterly-Theodore Yaldoo (UDJ) 6-3, 7-6 (7); 
  • 2nd match: Joey Formicola-Daniel Stojanov (AAG) d. John Dahmer-Charlie Young (UD J) 6-3, 6-3; 
  • 3rd match: Enzo Martella-Sebs Taubman (CK) d. Teodore Melnyczuk-Gould-Nathan Comerford (UDJ) 2-6, 6-4, 6-4; 
  • 4th match: Alex Schendeman-Thomas Zeng (AAG) d. Calvi Teste-Ben Conti (CK) 6-4, 6-1.