- Danzy named Skyline Conference Rookie of the Year -
New York, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's tennis team had two members named to the 2014 All-Conference Team in voting conducted by the league's seven head coaches. Freshman Tyler Danzy (Central Islip, N.Y.) earned First Team and Rookie of the Year honors, while sophomore Kevin Palacios (Glen Cove, N.Y.) was a Second Team selection.
Danzy, in his rookie campaign at Farmingdale State, posted a 9-3 mark (5-2 Skyline) in first singles. He also compiled five victories in the #1 doubles flight and earned Skyline Player of the Week distinction on March 17th.
Palacios was 6-6 on the season in singles competition, playing most of his matches in the #2 position. At second doubles, he was 5-7 on the year and 2-4 in conference play.
2014 SKYLINE MEN'S TENNIS ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM
Igal Mostkov* - Yeshiva - Jr. - Winnipeg, Manitoba
Brandon Abbatiello - St. Joseph's-L.I. - Sr. - Shoreham, N.Y.
Massimo Boni - NYU-Poly - So. - Wayne, Pa.
Tyler Danzy% - Farmingdale State - Fr. - Central Islip, N.Y.
Greg Jacob - Mount Saint Mary - Sr. - Ridgefield, Conn.
Dmitri Lebedyev - Yeshiva - So. - Holon, Israel
Chris Lysiuk - NYU-Poly - Jr. - Waikoloa, Hawaii
Riley Damerell - Purchase - Fr. - Rochester, N.Y.
Dylan DeBiase - Purchase - Sr. - High Falls, N.Y.
Nate Dimmie - Mount Saint Mary - Jr. - Middletown, N.Y.
Adam Friel - St. Joseph's-L.I. - Sr. - Bayport, N.Y.
Steven Jemal - Yeshiva - So. - West Long Branch, N.J.
Kevin Palacios - Farmingdale State - So. - Glen Cove. N.Y.
*Player of the Year: Igal Mostkov, Yeshiva
%Rookie of the Year: Tyler Danzy, Farmingdale State
To view the complete Skyline Conference press release, click HERE.