The Amity girls tennis team shut out Hand 7-0 on Tuesday afternoon in Woodbridge. That snapped the Tigers’ regular-season winning streak at 61 matches.
Sophomore Kiley Pickens won her match in straight sets at No. 1 singles for Amity, 6-2, 6-3 over Lindsay Riordan. Freshman Isabella Sicignano also won in straight sets at No. 2 singles, 6-4 and 6-1 over Claire Langille.
Adithi Wijesekera and Jaden Barretta also won matches for Amity at No. 3 and 4 singles, respectively.
The last time Hand (6-1) lost a regular-season match was to Amity, 5-2 on May 5, 2016.
The Hand boys tennis team currently has a 62-match winning streak during the regular season, dating back to 2016.
Amity 7 Hand 0
1. Kiley Pickens (A) def Lindsay Riordan (DH 6-2, 6-3 2. Isabel Sicignano (A) def. Claire Langille (DH) 6-4, 6-1 3. Adithi Wijesekera (A) def. Laila Haraj-Sai (DH) 6-2, 6-0 4, Jaden Barretta (A) def. Eileen Chen (DH) 7-5 4-6 (10-4)
1. Sydney Pitter and Eesha Acharya (A) def. Breanna Colonese DiBello and ZhuZhu Berger (DH 6-0,6-0 2.Anushka Acharya and Kyah Francis (A) def. Paige Van Ostenbridge and Bella Vejar (DH) 7-5,6-3 3. Jen Xu and Aadya Wijesekera (A) def. Eliza Beccia and Libby Rogers (DH) 6-2,6-4
Amity 7-0 Hand 6-1.
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