Congratulations to Harrison’s Raffi Piliero and Lexington’s Kaushal Balagurusamy for making it to the final round of the 2017 Newark Tournament. In lieu of a final round due to scheduling, Raffi was declared the champion. Congratulations to both! Raffi was also the top speaker. He is coached by Bennett Eckert and Chetan Hertzig. Kaushal is coached by Chris Palmer and Sheryl Kaczmarek.

Doubles

(1) Harrison MZ

(2) Scarsdale ZG

(3) Harrison RP

(4) Lexington KB

(5) Dulles AW

(6) Success Academy SC def. (27) Harrison BS (Brian Siegel) (Agho-Otoghile, Curry, Tariq)

(7) Scarsdale GZ over (26) Scarsdale NI (Natalie Isak)

(8) Harrison LC def. (25) Scarsdale ML (Michael Landau) (Kim, Kukreja, Rung)

(24) Ridge VK over (9) Ridge SK (Shankar Krishnan)

(23) Lexington NG def. (10) Harvard-Westlake JN (Jaya Nayar) (Beretay, Jeffers, Panchanadam)

(22) Harvard-Westlake AM def. (11) Lexington NB (Nirmal Balachundhar) (Boussayoud, *Coyne, Simon)

(12) Stuyvesant KF def. (21) Success Academy AB (Aida Bathily) (Antigua, Fakorede, *Divilova)

(13) Stuyvesant PY def. (20) Harrison EL (Eli Lapkin) (Choi, Staunton, *Vincent)

(19) Stuyvesant KL def. (14) Hunter College MS (Marie Rose-Sheinerman) (Chippada, *Hu, Hunt)

(15) Hunter ML def. (18) Ridge JH (Jennifer Huang) (Hossain, Montague, Zhou)

(17) Scarsdale LS def. (16) Harrison CS (Carl Spana) (Cavanagh, Pai, Warburton

 

Octafinals

(1) Harrison MZ def. (17) Scarsdale LS (Lauren Singer) (Hossain, Kukreja, Zhou)

(2) Scarsdale ZG def. (15) Hunter ML (Michelle Li) (Choi, Rung, Warburton)

(3) Harrison RP def. (19) Stuyvesant KL (Kevin Li) (Staunton, Tariq, Vincent)

(4) Lexington KB def. (13) Stuyvesant PY (Pacy Yan) (Cavanagh, Fakorede, *Hu)

(12) Stuyvesant KF def. (5) Dulles AW (Ashish Wadhwani) (Antigua, Divilova, Simon)

(6) Success Academy SC def. (22) Harvard-Westlake AM (Alexandra Mork) (Agho-Otoghile, Boussayoud, Coyne)

(7) Scarsdale GZ def. (23) Lexington NG (Noah Garberg) (Geller, Hunt, Pai)

(8) Harrison LC def. (24) Ridge VK (Vikram Kalghatgi) (*Chippada, Curry, Kim)

 

Quarterfinals

(1) Harrison MZ over (8) Harrison LC (Lauren Cole)

(2) Scarsdale ZG over (7) Scarsdale GZ (Gillian Zipursky)

(3) Harrison RP def. (6) Success Academy SC (Sekou Cisse) (Coyne, Rung, *Hunt)

(4) Lexington KB def. (12) Stuyvesant KF (Katherine Fennell) (Fakorede, Hu, *Simon)

 

Semifinals

(4) Lexington KB def. (1) Harrison MZ (Matt Zinman) (Coyne, Hu, Pai)

(3) Harrison RP def. (2) Scarsdale ZG (Zack Gelles) (Chippada, Kim, Zhou)

 

Finals

(3) Harrison RP over. (4) Lexington KB (Kaushal Balagurusamy)

 

Speakers

(1) Raffi Piliero- Harrison

(2) Matt Zinman- Harrison

(3) Gillian Zipursky- Scarsale

(4) Zack Gelles- Scarsdale

(5) Kaushal Balagurusamy- Lexington

(6) Lauren Cole- Harrison

(7) Shankar Krishnan- Ridge

(8) Ashish Wadhwani- Dulles

(9) Jaya Nayar- Harvard-Westlake

(10) Nirmal Balachundhar- Lexington