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2023 Long Island Boys' High School Sportsmanship Award Recipients

June 13, 2023

For the second year in a row, the USTA Long Island Regional Council supplied plaques so that each boys' high school team in both Nassau and Suffolk County could recognize one player for outstanding sportsmanship during the season. Click through our photo gallery to view a selection of Nassau recipients. Suffolk honorees were recognized at the Suffolk County Boys' Varsity Tennis Awards Dinner. You can see photos of the recipients at this link. A list of awardees from both counties is posted below.


*Coaches: If your athlete was honored for sportsmanship and is not included here, please send a photo to ustaonlongisland@gmail.com along with the student's name and school and we will add their photo.


NY State Section VIII Sportsmanship Award


Albert Hu (Great Neck South)


Nassau County Individuals Tournament


Singles: Cooper Schorr (Lynbrook)

Doubles: Carter Shea and Ayush Shroff (Great Neck South)


Conference I


Great Neck South: Eli Newman

Hewlett: Gregory Fradlis

Jericho: Brian Berger

Plainview: Jessie Rubin

Port Washington: Harrison Roth

Roslyn: Cayden Shen

Syosset: Evan Lee

Wheatley: Dian Yang


Conference IIA


Cold Spring Harbor: Nicholas LaCapra

Friends Academy: Alistair Wright

Garden City: James Nagler

Great Neck North: Aidan Bassaly

Herricks: Samarth Deepudass

Locust Valley: Miklos Argyelan

Manhasset: Ben Punzalan

North Shore: Aaryan Vira


Conference IIB


Bellmore: Matthew Stone

Bethpage: Nick Karaisarides

Calhoun: Ethan Funk

Lynbrook: Tyler Herlihy

Massapequa: Christopher Coghill

Mepham: Daniel Berry

South Side: Sean McManus

Valley Stream Central: Mubarak Savage


Conference IIIA


Carle Place: Sehaj Singh

Farmingdale: Anthony Ciaravino

Glen Cove: Avery Wang

Hicksville: Aarav Mehta

Oyster Bay: Christian Quintana

Valley Stream North: James Tronsor


Conference IIIB


Carey/Sewanhaka: Louis Rhoades

Long Beach: Nicholas Arepas

New Hyde Park: Alan Sikora

Oceanside: Frank Demmerle

Plainedge: Noah Garcia

Wantagh: Ben Zheng


Conference IV


Baldwin: Chad Iles

Freeport: Dorian Trotman

Hempstead: Wailly Valerio

Lawrence: Mark Shapiro

MacArthur: Shihab and Zarif Jamal

Malverne: Jamar Smith

West Hempstead: Mahib Rahman

NY State Section XI Sportsmanship Award


Bryan Volk (Half Hollow Hills West)


Suffolk County High Schools


Bay Shore: William Haspel

Blue Point: Luke Jensen

Center Moriches: Stephen Buff

Commack: Joe Romito

Connetquot: Brandon Ziegler

East Islip: Brendan Togher

Elwood/John Glenn: Joseph Curiale

Half Hollow Hills East: Jack Nevins

Half Hollow Hills West: Jason Lenz

Hampton Bays: Kael Schoerlin

Harborfields: Zachary Thaler

Hauppauge: Arav Prabhu

Huntington: Tyler Godin

Islip: Connor Mullins

Mattituck: Fernando Hammerle

Middle Country: Tasmey Makwana

Miller Place: Luke Moloney

Mount Sinai: Corey Wong

Northport: Daniel Athanasio

Patchogue-Medford: Daniel Sheridan

Port Jefferson: Devon Welsch

Sayville: Brendan Meyers

Shoreham-Wading River: Matthew Dinowitz

Smithtown East: Jack Irmscher

Ward Melville: Luke Hou

West Islip: Alex Miranda

Westhampton Beach: Ashton Lundborg

William Floyd: Jason Speruta




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