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Tennis
22
Aug

The Year In Review 2018-2019

What a year it was for Fox Chapel Area High School sports! We had two individual PIAA AAA champions this year, freshman swimmer Zoe Skirboll and senior Robby Shymansky, in singles tennis. Their achievements are extraordinary considering Zoe’s win was the school’s first gold medal in swimming in 24 years, and Robby broke a Foxes’...
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14
Jul

Hotshots

Members of the girls’ tennis team are bearing the hot weather and working hard on their shots, court fitness, and summer tournament schedules in preparation for the upcoming season. The 2019 fall preseason begins August 12.
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29
May

A Win 44 Years in the Making

Over Memorial Day weekend, Robby Shymansky pulled off a feat that no other Fox Chapel Area boys’ tennis player has been able to do in 44 years – he won the PIAA Class AAA boys’ tennis singles championship by defeating last year’s winner Sameer Gangoli, 7-6, 4-6, 6-3. It was a grueling three-hour revenge match...
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14
May

Tennis Team Blanks State College in PIAA Match-Up

The Foxes’ boys’ tennis team defeated State College High School 5-0 in the first round of the 2019 PIAA Class AAA tournament. The team’s number one singles’ seed, Robby Shymansky, defeated Owen Lloyd 6-1, 6-1. Jared Nord also won for the Foxes 6-1, 7-6 over Drew Cagle 6-1, 7-6, and Milo Baron of Fox Chapel...
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11
May

Herald Spotlight Athlete: Robby Shymansky

By: Marty Stewart , Friday, May 10, 2019, TRIB-LIVE Robby Shymansky, a senior on the Fox Chapel tennis team, won his second straight WPIAL Class AAA singles title last month. He also finished undefeated in home matches through his four years. He has helped the Foxes to a perfect record this season. He will attend...
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