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USTA Florida Adult League Regional Teams Advance to State Championships

July 12, 2011 09:58 AM
2011_Region_Champ_FrontThe first weekend of USTA Florida Adult League Regional Championship play was completed over the weekend of July 9-10, 2011, seeing teams from Alachua County, Duval County, Escambia County, Hillsborough County, Leon County, Marion County, Okaloosa/Walton/Bay counties, Pinellas County, and Volusia/Flagler counties advance to the USTA Florida Adult League Sectional Championships.
 
Four regional championships were completed, and the final four will be completed during the coming July 16-17 weekend.
 
Pinellas County won the most titles of any region, sweeping five (won by five different clubs/facilities) of the seven men's and women's divisions in the West Central Region Championship held in Tampa. The Fort King Tennis Center in Ocala won the most titles (4) by any one facility, capturing the Women's 3.0, Men's 2.5 and Men's 3.0 and 4.0 division championships at the North Central Region Championship held in Gainesville.
 
Here are the tournament sites from July 9-10 and the teams earning berths to the USTA Florida Adult League Sectional Championships:
 
2011_Region_Champ2011 USTA Florida Adult League North Central Region Championship
July 9-10, 2011
Jonesville Tennis Center, Gainesville, Fla.
 
Women's 2.5 Division -- Marion  County, Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club, Ocala (captain: Thiroshan Chetty)
Women's 3.0 Division -- Marion  County, Fort King Tennis Center, Ocala (captain: Christine Godek)
Women's 3.5 Division -- Alachua County, 300 Club, Gainesville (captain: Nathalie Fosse)
Women's 4.0 Division -- Alachua County, D.B. Racquet Club, Gainesville (captain: Lynn Godwin)
Men's 2.5 Division -- Marion County, Fort King Tennis Center, Ocala (captain: Daniel O'Connor)
Men's 3.0 Division -- Marion County, Fort King Tennis Center, Ocala (captain: Greg Slay)
Men's 3.5 Division -- Alachua County, Jonesville Tennis Center, Gainesville (captain: Gabriel Ghita)
Men's 4.0 Division -- Marion County, Ft. King Tennis Center, Ocala (captain: Charles Lakatos)
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2011 USTA Florida Adult League North West Region Championship
July 9-10, 201
Roger Scott Tennis Center, Pensacola, Fla.
 
Women's 2.5 Division -- Escambia County, Pensacola Athletic Club, Pensacola (captain: Karen Penn)
Women's 3.0 Division -- Leon County, Forestmeadows Park and Athletic Center, Tallahassee (captain: Denean Sykes)
Women's 3.5 Division -- Okaloosa/Walton/Bay counties, Fort Walton Beach Tennis, Fort Walton Beach (captain: Michelle Walker)
Women's 4.0 Division -- Okaloosa/Walton/Bay counties, Fort Walton Beach Tennis, Fort Walton Beach (captain: Michelle Walker)
Women's 4.5 Division -- Leon County (captain: Lynne Wells)
Men's 3.0 Division -- Escambia County (captain: Scott Allen)
Men's 3.5 Division -- Escambia County, Roger Scott Tennis Center, Pensacola (captain: David Bryant)
Men's 4.0 Division -- Leon County (captain: John Brooks)
Men's 4.5 Division -- Okaloosa/Walton/Bay counties, Rosemary Beach (captain: Jason McLemore)
 
CLICK HERE for photos from the Pensacola regional.
 
2011 USTA Florida Adult League North East Region Championship
July 9-10, 2011
Florida Tennis Center, Daytona Beach, Fla.
 
Women's 2.5 Division -- Duval County, San Jose Country Club, Jacksonville (captain: Erica Kirk)
Women's 3.0 Division -- Volusia/Flagler counties, Oceanside Country Club, Ormond Beach (captain: Kathryn Arnold)
Women's 3.5 Division -- Volusia/Flagler counties, Debary Golf Country Club, Debary (captain: Judith Schafer)
Women's 4.5 Division -- Duval County, ATP Tour Tennis Club, Ponte Vedra Beach(captain: Cynthia McGehee)
Men's 3.0 Division -- Duval County, Eagle Harbor Country Club, Fleming Island (captain: Greg Brown)
Men's 3.5 Division -- Volusia/Flagler counties, Florida Tennis Center, Daytona Beach (captain: Dan Hart)
Men's 4.0 Division -- Volusia/Flagler counties, Brandywine Tennis & Health Club, Deland (captain: Donald Hutchins)
Men's 4.5 Division -- Duval County, Deerwood Country Club, Jacksonville (captain: Brian Monroe)
 
2011 USTA Florida Adult League West Central Region Championship
July 9-10, 2011
Tampa Tennis @ Hillsborough Community College, Tampa Bay, Fla.
 
Women's 3.0 Division -- Pinellas County, Belleair Country Club, Belleair (captain: Nicole Piccaretto)
Women's 3.5 Division -- Pinellas County, East Lake Woodlands Country Club, Oldsmar (captain: Kathleen Annichiarico)
Women's 4.0 Division -- Pinellas County, Tennis Foundation of St Petersburg, St Petersburg (captain: Sally Marshall)
Women's 4.5 Division -- Pinellas County, Innisbrook Resort, Palm Harbor (captain: Judi Alford)
Men's 3.5 Division -- Hillsborough County, Cheval Athletic Club, Lutz (captain: Kirk Mason)
Men's 4.0 Division -- Hillsborough County, Cheval Athletic Club, Lutz (captain: Rick Beardsley)
Men's 4.5 Division -- Pinellas County, Countryside Country Club, Clearwater (captain: Mark Curran)

On July 16-17 the final weekend of regional play will occur at tournament sites in Altamonte Springs (Sanlando Park), Boca Raton (Boca Pointe County Club), Daytona Beach (Florida Tennis Center) and Naples (Naples Grande Beach Resort) to determine the final qualifying teams for the USTA Florida Adult League Sectional Championships. For a preview go to http://www.florida.usta.com/usta_florida_adult_league_regional_tennis_championships_begin_​this_weekend111/.
 
Winning regional championship teams advance to the USTA Florida Adult League Sectional Championships, held on Aug. 12-14 for 2.5/3.5/4.5 and Aug. 19-21, 2011, for 3.0/4.4/5.0  at the Florida Tennis Center in Daytona Beach.
 
Championship teams in each division will then advance and represent the USTA Florida Section at the USTA League Nationals in September and October.
 
For additional info on the USTA Florida Adult League Championships go to http://www.florida.usta.com/usta_adult_senior_leagues/championship_info/.
 
 
 

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