Fairfield Prep Doubles Team wins State Championship
Shown l to r: Tom O'Brien '10, Bob Harris, Varsity Tennis Coach & Athletic Director, and Jason Ottomano '10.
The Prep doubles team of Jason Ottomano and Tom O'Brien won the CIAC Class LL Doubles title with a 7-6(5), 6-4 victory over SCC rival Cheshire, represented by Sean Adams and Greg Mahar. The victory helped Prep to a third place team finish in Class LL behind champion Greenwich and runner-up Staples.
Prep finished the regular season with a 19-0 record and won the SCC league championship with victories over Branford, Cheshrie and Amity to finish with an overall team record of 22-0.
Also representing Prep in state tournament play were singles players Gordon Sommer, Ryan Carr, Nikko Squeglia and Chris Kinney. In doubles, Prep was represented by Matt Beitman, Matteo Kinnicutt, Chris Indiveri and John Altieri. Graduating seniors include Matt Beitman (Captain), Matteo Kinnicutt (Captain), Gordon Sommer (Captain), Ryan Westberg and Mike Rizio.
Fairfield Prep extends its appreciation to all of our team members and especially to our seniors for their contributions to the team and to Fairfield Prep.