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Long Island Men and Women Win Eastern Sectional Tri Levels

Eastern Sectional Tri Level Women's Champs
Eastern Sectional Tri Level Men's Champ
January 23, 2018 11:23 AM

Long Island boasted two USTA League Tri-Level Tournament winners at Eastern Sectionals, as both the women's and men's team defeated their opponents; both will head to National Invitationals in California in April.

The USTA Tri-Level League is three courts of doubles play, with one at the 4.5 level, one at the 4.0 level and one at the 3.5 level.  Long Island's men's team, captained by Ian Shapiro, plays out of Sportime Syosset, while the women's team, captained by Jill Markowitz, plays out of Sportime Lynbrook

Ladies team members are: (from left in photo) Mehves Sucato, Yen So, Karen McCabe, Jen Sussman, Kerri Weingard, Karen Adler, Jill Markowitz (captain), Shanon Blue, Ting Liang, Lisa Coletta and Lauren Harris. Not pictured are Adele Votta, Marsha Silverman, Mary Ann Cluess and Dayna Coultier. 

Men's team members are: (from left in photo) Lane Lerner, Ian Shapiro (captain), Tomas Kukla, Michael Casamassima, Frank Fattizzi, Paul Wickesser, Joseph Bullaro, Horst Steinsdoerfer and Vladimir Salomon.