Team Tennis playoffs got underway Friday at the Vineyard Tennis Center with the top two seeds living up to their rankings. Formidable Team 2 played against Team 4 in the opener. The match produced the first clean sweep of the season as 2’s Gene Erez, Paul Ulyatt, Maggie Mae, and Cathy Lattanzi won 28-8. The Deuces were the first to seven games in each category: men vs. men, women vs. women, and two mixed matches.
In the nightcap, top-seeded Scared Hitless (Shawn Schofield, Susie Schofield, Ann Williamson, Chuck Scott) swept past Team 5 (Roger Gins, Peter MacLean, Katy Upson, Kye Howell), 28-3, the largest margin of victory amassed this season. Scared Hitless won every match.
The 2nd annual Team Tennis championship will be played Friday, March 21, at the VTC, pitting the top two seeds, who were separated by just one win in the regular season. The action starts at 7 pm.