NA Opens 2024 Season With 5-0 Sweep At Hampton

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WPIAL runners-up from a season ago, the North Allegheny boys’ tennis team opened the 2024 campaign on Monday afternoon with a 5-0 non-section sweep at Hampton.

The Tigers were dominant across the board, including singles play where freshman Advaita Sircar topped Vitaliiy Pikalo at No. 1 singles, 6-2, 6-0, while sophomore Evan Kaufman and senior Trey Davidson each defeated their foes by scores of 6-0, 6-0.

In doubles play, the tandem of Sri Thirumala and Adhav Ramadas prevailed over J.J. Edwards and Matthew Mason by a 6-1, 6-1, decision. By the same score, the No. 2 combo of Utkarsh Tiwari and Shivum Telang vanquished Hayden List and Brandon Pascucci to punctuate the win.

Following the season opening win, the Tigers sit at 1-0 on the young season and will host Mt. Lebanon on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.

Match Summary – 03/11/2024

North Allegheny 5, Hampton 0

#1 Advaita Sircar (NA) Vitaliy Pikalo (H) 6-2, 6-0 
#2 Evan Kaufman (NA) def. Ben LaRusse  (H) 6-0, 6-0
#3 Trey Davidson (NA) def. Zane List (H) 6-0, 6-0

#1 Sri Thirumala/ Adhav Ramadas (NA) def. J.J. Edwards/Matthew Mason    (H) 6-1, 6-1
#2 Utkarsh Tiwari/Shivum Telang (NA) def. Hayden List/Brandon Pascussi (H) 6-1, 6-1