Friday, May 31, 2013

GCTA Qualifier Girls 12s / 14s

The Racquet Club had over 90 players compete in the Area Qualifier this year.

In the Girls 12s, RCC had 10 of the 16 players who qualified for Districts.
Sarina Xie was the Girls 12s Champion.  Paige Kompa finished 3rd place.

Alex Cash was the Girls 14s Champion.  Victoria Fan finished 4th place.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

GCTA Qualifier Boys 12s / 14s

Congratulations to all of boys who competed and qualified for Districts.  In the Boys 12s Qualifier , Robert Cash was the champion and Jack Dabek was a finalist.

Connor Biernat finished 3rd place in the Boys 14s Qualifier.
Jonathan Zhuravel finished 5th in the Boys 14s.

Colten Clark was a Finalist in the South Central Boys 14s Area Qualifier.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

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Court One Midwest Championships

Congratulations to Court One Midwest Girls 12 Doubles Champions Sarina Xie and Zoey Weil and Boys 14s Doubles Finalists Connor Biernat and Colten Clark.

Sarina and Zoey defeated the # 3 and # 1 seeds in the quarterfinals and semifinals.

Connor and Colten made it to the finals unseeded, losing to the #1 seeds.  They defeated the #4 and #5 seeds.

Sunday, May 26, 2013

OHSAA Boys State Qualifiers

Congratulations to Jeffrey Melvin and Ryan Bibo for qualifying for the Ohio High School State Tournament next weekend.
Jeffrey (Upper Arlington) was the Division I District Doubles Champion with Nate Wallace.
Ryan (Watterson) was the Division II District Singles Finalist.
States will be held this Friday and Saturday at the Ohio State Outdoor Varsity Tennis Courts.

Congratulations to all the Juniors who were District Qualifiers, including

Division I Singles
Sean Ferguson (Dublin Scioto)
Harrison Lippy (New Albany)

Division I Doubles
George Liu / Steven Borchers (Worthington Kilbourne)
Arjun Venkataraman (Dublin Scioto)
C.J. Cash (New Albany)
Patrick Liu / Pranav Kaza (Dublin Jerome)
Rohan Gupta / Jack Klein (Worthington Kilbourne)

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Tuesday, May 7, 2013

GCTA 10s Qualifier

The 10 and Under GCTA Qualifier was last weekend at the Racquet Club.  Congratulations to all those who participated.
Arya Dudipala reached the Finals of the Girls 10s.
Maddie Atway and Madison Spiess reached the semifinals and finished 3rd / 4th.
Ella Hazelbaker won the Consolation and finished 5th.

In the Boys 10s, Jackson Ware won the Consolation and finished 5th.

The District Championships are in Cincinnati June 15 - 17.

UA Open

Congratulations to UA Open Girls 14s Champion Nari Johnson and Finalist Ashley Weeks.
Eriz Zhao was a Finalist in the Girls 12s.
Melinda Wang was the Consolation Champion in Girls 16s.