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Julia Jones Headed to National Event

January 30, 2008 09:07 AM

By NANCY MORGAN, St. Petersburg Times Sports Correspondent
Published January 30, 2008

Even though Julia Jones didn't realize she entered a Nike Junior Tour qualifying tournament when she entered this month's contest at the Bardmoor Golf and Tennis Club, the teenager was excited to learn her win advanced her to an NJT national event in California.

Top-seed Jones, 13, advanced through the girls 14-and-under singles draw without giving up a set and won the final 7-6, 6-4 over No. 2 Courtney Colton of Davie.  Jones then teamed with Lauren May of Niceville to collect the doubles title.

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