Bears Prove Bullish vs. Smithtown West

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Leslie Kang in action earlier this season (PC: Bruce Jeffrey)

Yesterday afternoon, the badminton teams picked up key league wins over Smithtown West, each by a score of 6-3. With the win, the boys improve to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in League II while the girls improve to 3-2 overall and 1-1 in league play.

The boys dominated the singles side, winning four of the five matches as Jerry Liu (15-7, 15-4), Kevin Zhang (15-11, 4-15, 15-13), Ulysses Zhang (15-4, 15-9), and David Wang (8-15, 15-3, 15-3) picked up victories. On the doubles side, Caleb Spreckels and Jack Yu (15-10, 15-5) and Sam Han and Sam Wong (15-11, 9-15, 15-4) nailed down the win.

For the girls, Mary Wang (11-5, 11-5) and Judy Liu (11-4, 5-11, 11-3) grabbed singles victories while Melody Li and Leslie Kang (15-13, 8-15, 15-7), Sophie Cai and Ariel Wang (7-15, 15-12, 15-7), Ella Liu and Lily Zhang (15-1, 15-2), and Rosemary Wu and Grace Wang (15-11, 15-9) swept the Bulls in the doubles matches.

The Blue and White is back in action on Thursday in a key home match-up with Smithtown East.


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