Monday, October 29, 2012
#1 Dbls-Nancy Portolesi/Lisa McIntosh(So.Cal) defeated Teresa Goodnoh/Kim Delatin(Ark) 7-6,6-4
#2 Dbls-Shelly Hollis/Dawn Stovall(Ark) defeated Lori Romania/Carolyn Roberts(So.Cal) 6-3,6-7,1-0
#3 Dbls-Manuela Andrews/Muysuko Komuro(So.Cal) defeated Kim Wofford/Janice Taylor(Ark) 6-0,6-3
In order to reach the finals, this Arkansas Team defeated a very good team from the Middle States Section captained by Carol Vukelich in the semifinals 2-1 with Goodnah/Delatin and Hollis/Stovall winning at #2 & #3 Doubles.
Congratulations to another great Arkansas team that had to win a very difficult Southern Sectional Championship event in order to advance to Nationals!!!
Team members include Anita J. Woodard, Kim E. Delatin, Dawn W. Stovall, Janice K. Taylor, Meg Canfield, Trudy E. Hindley, Teresa R. Goodnoh, Loretta J. Wilson, Kim Wohlford, Shelly Hollis, and Mary E. Kennemer.
Article Submitted by, Chuck Cavin, Pinnacle Tennis Academy
Posted by PTA at 8:04 PM
Friday, October 26, 2012
Julio Olaya (pictured right) of Pulaski Academy defeated Jake Jacoby of Pulaski Academy 4-6, 6-0, 7-5 for the Boy's Singles Title in the Overall Arkansas State High School Tennis Championships. Mary Wright (pictured below) of Hot Springs Lakeside narrowly defeated Emily Metcalf of Valley View 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 to win the Girl's Singles division title.
In reaching the Boys' Finals, Olaya defeated Grady McCain of Greenwood 6-2, 6-1 in his first match and defeated Reed Churchill of Fayetteville 6-0, 6-3 in the Semi-finals. Jacoby reached the Finals by defeating Drew Dodge of Conway Christian 6-0, 6-1 in his first match, and by defeating Christian Mathis of Mtn. Home 6-0, 6-0 in the Semi-finals.
Enroute to the Girls' finals, Wright defeated Laura Lanier of Episcopal Collegiate 6-2, 6-3 in her first match and defeated Arielle Butler of Searcy 6-1, 6-0 in the Semi-finals. Metcalf reached the finals by defeating Kami Ward of Lake Hamilton 6-1, 6-0, and Alye Darter of Heritage 6-2, 6-0 in the Semi-finals.
In the Overall High School Doubles divisions, Will Ginger/ Luke Lundstrum of Fayetteville defeated Matt Talbert/ Nick Anderson of Hot Springs Lakeside 7-6, 6-3 for the Boys' title. Tiffany Tang/Katherine Tang of Rogers defeated Julia Lefler/Sarah Kauffman of Hot Springs Lakeside 6-0, 6-0 for the Girl's title.
The winners of the singles/doubles titles in each conference are as follows:
7A Boy's Singles- Reid Churchill-Fayetteville 7A Girl's Singles- Alye Darter-Heritage
7A Boy's Doubles- Sheppard/Jordan-Bentonville 7A Girl's Doubles- Tang/Tang-Rogers
6A Boy's Singles- Christian Mathis-Mtn. Home 6A Girl's Singles- Arielle Butler-Searcy
6A Boy's Doubles- Caparas/Hurt-Jonesboro 6A Girl's Doubles- Henson/Glendenning-Lake Hmltn
5A Boy's Singles- Jake Jacoby-Pul. Academy 5A Girl's Singles- Mary Wright-Lakeside
5A Boy's Doubles- Talbert/Anderson-Lakeside 5A Girl's Doubles- Lefler/Kauffman-Lakeside
4A Boy's Singles- Matt Phillips-Valley View 4A Girl's Singles- Emily Metcalf-Valley View
4A Boy's Doubles-Leavey/Moser-Subiaco 4A Girl's Doubles- McJunkins/Vines-Nashville
3A Boy's Singles- Beau Wicker-Piggott 3A Girl's Singles- Laura Lanier-Episcopal C
3A Boy's Doubles- Yoo/Nichols-Episcopal 3A Girl's Doubles- Kirkman/Kirkman-Harding
2A Boy's Singles- Drew Dodge-Conway Chrstn 2A Girl's Singles- Anna Brickell-Riverside
2A Boy's Doubles- Hargrove/Jones-WestSide,GF 2A Girl's Doubles-Weaver/Wilson-Riverside
Article Submitted by: Chuck Cavin, Pinnacle Tennis Academy
Posted by PTA at 12:57 AM
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Posted by PTA at 7:54 PM