tsts

Adult Leagues Adult Tournaments Junior Tournaments Jr. Team Tennis Learn more
.
 

USTA FL Friday Blog: H.S. State Indiv. Champs; Connors Book; TV Tennis

May 3, 2013 09:59 AM
Here are the overall singles and doubles winners from the individual competitions at the 2012-13 Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) State Tennis Finals, which concluded last week in the Orlando area (Altamonte Springs and Casselberry).
 
Special props to Chase Perez-Blanco (2A Gulliver Prep) and Rasheeda McAdoo (1A American Heritage) who captured both the overall singles and doubles titles:
 
perez-alfredo-leaning-net
Alfredo Perez
4A Boys Overall Singles: Alex Knight, Dr. Krop
4A Boys Overall Doubles: Alfredo Perez/Mirko Radosevic, Coral Gables
Note: Perez won the Boys' 16 title last year at the USTA Florida Bobby Curtis Junior State Singles Championships
 
4A Girls Overall Singles: Alizee Michaud, Dr. Phillips
4A Girls Overall Doubles: Blair Martin/Gabby Rodriguez, Plant
 
3A Boys Overall Singles: Dan Stefan, Boca Ciega
3A Boys Overall Doubles: Chris Barrus/Billy Shisler, Gulf Coast
 
3A Girls Overall Singles: Nikki Kallenberg, Naples
3A Girls Overall Doubles: Hannah Etten/Emily Wyman, Barron Collier
Note: second straight overall 3A singles title for Kallenberg
 
2A Boys Overall Singles: Chase Perez-Blanco, Gulliver Prep
2A Boys Overall Doubles: Baker Newman/Chase Perez-Blanco, Gulliver Prep
 
2A Girls Overall Singles: Priyanka Shah, Lake Nona
2A Girls Overall Doubles: Julieta Dalmau/Olivia Thaler, Gulliver Prep
 
1A Boys Overall Singles: Jake Albo, Sagemont
1A Boys Overall Doubles: Thomas Hughes/Devon Pate, All Saints Academy
Note: Albo won the Boys' 14 title in 2009 at the USTA Florida Bobby Curtis Junior State Singles Championships
 
1A Girls Overall Singles: Rasheeda McAdoo, American Heritage
1A Girls Overall Doubles: Mia Horvit/Rasheeda McAdoo, American Heritage
Note: McAdoo is the daughter of NBA Hall of Famer and Miami Heat assistant Bob McAdoo
 

Miscellaneous

 
connors_bookCONNORS BOOK A TELL-ALL
Jimmy Connors has released a spicy new memoir, "The Outsider," and the New York Daily News has some excerpts regarding the former U.S. No. 1-ranked bad boy's relationship with Florida's own Chris Evert, including some great old photos.
 
A MAN OF MANY PHONES
Spaniard David Ferrer came under scrutiny this week when he sent out a tweet about how great his new Galaxy S4 phone is, along with its S Health app/feature which helps him train. Unfortunately the endorsement tweet was sent from his iPhone. The tweet was caught before it was deleted.
 
BRYAN BROS? FOR BEST DOUBLES RECORD, MCENROE SAYS CHECK THE STATS
The Bryan brothers, Bob and Mike, are on a run to claim virtually every doubles record in the men's game before (if ever?) they retire. But John McEnroe says hold your horses before crowning them the best doubles team ever. 
 

Tennis on TV This Weekend

 
Friday
7-11 a.m. -- ATP Munich, Tennis Channel, live
11 a.m.-7 p.m. -- WTA Oeiras, Tennis Channel, delayed
7-11 p.m. -- ATP Munich, Tennis Channel, delayed
 
Saturday
8-10 a.m. -- ATP Munich, Tennis Channel, live
1 a.m.-6 p.m. -- WTA Oeiras, Tennis Channel, live
6-10 p.m. -- ATP Munich, Tennis Channel, delayed
10 p.m.-2 a.m. -- WTA Oeiras, Tennis Channel, delayed
 
Sunday
8 a.m.-noon -- WTA Oeiras, Tennis Channel, live
noon-4 p.m. -- ATP Munich, Tennis Channel, delayed
4-8 p.m. -- WTA/ATP Oeiras, Tennis Channel, delayed
 
Happy weekending,
 
The USTA Florida Friday blog is written by USTA Florida Communications Coordinator Rick Vach. Want a USTA or tennis-related question answered in the blog? To e-mail him CLICK HERE.
 
 
 
 
 
 

Back

 

 

 

Print Article Email Article Newsletter Signup Share
 

tsts

tsts

 
AAA_Right_Rail
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Close