Alex Kotzen ’19 Wins Essex County Title

Newark Academy’s Alex Kotzen ‘19 defeated Leo Kupferman of Montclair 6-2, 6-0 in the Essex County Tournament (ECT) singles final at Livingston High on May 18, 2019. Thomas Ito ’18 was the last Minuteman to win the ECT singles crown in 2017, and Chris Paradis ’16 won it in 2016. This is Alex's first ECT title. He was injured the past two years and he played second singles as a freshman in 2016.