Carmel Quad: Carmel hosted Wheeling, Lake Forest and McHenry and went 3-0. In a 5-2 win over Wheeling, the Corsairs got decisive wins out of their top teams. No. 1 singles player Brandon Dechter defeated Mataram Yeluri, 6-0, 6-0 while the No. 1 doubles team of Craig Paulson and Michael Butler defeated Kris Evanselista and Jay Chaisvi, 6-1, 6-0. In a 4-3 win over Lake Forest Academy, Carmel got all of its wins in doubles action, led by the No. 1 team of Paulson and Butler, who defeated Brain Alesn and Alex Wang, 6-1, 6-2. In a 6-1 win over McHenry, Dechter got another straight-set shutout, defeating Colin Condon, 6-0, 6-0. Meanwhile, the No. 1 doubles team of Paulson and Butler outlasted Dennis Quitalig and Nick Higgins, 7-6 (5), 6-4.
Lakes Invite: Jacobs won the 7th annual Lakes Invite, which involves eight teams. Host Lakes finished fifth while Warren took third, Grayslake North took fourth and Mundelein and Grant finished sixth and seven, respectively. Matt Kizhakkodthu of Grayslake North finished in second place in the No. 2 singles bracket while Warren’s No. 3 doubles team of Kamil Adamski and Kevin Topolewski took second in that bracket.Copyright © 2014 Paddock Publications, Inc. All rights reserved.