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Boys Tennis: No Sophomore Jinx For Simsbury's Matt Donahue

Boys Tennis: No Sophomore Jinx For Simsbury's Matt Donahue

The All-Courant boys tennis player for 2017 is Simsbury's Matt Donahue:

CLASS: Sophomore

COACH: J.B. Nickles

ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Advanced to the quarterfinals of the Class LL tournament and the first round of the State Open for the second consecutive season. … All-conference player for the second consecutive season. … Helped lead Simsbury to an 11-3 regular season record. … Beat Berlin’s Jonathon Trevethan in a regular season match that went to a tight third set.

DONAHUE SAID: “I had a couple tough matches this season; [the match against Trevethan] was very intense and down to the wire on a long, 90-degree day…when I get into deuce situations I try to stay in the...

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