Congratulations to all of the qualifiers to the OHSAA Girls State Tournament last weekend in Mason. In Division I Doubles, the freshman team of Ella Hazelbaker and Noah Mizer (Upper Arlington) fell in a tight match 6-4 in the 3rd set to Massillon Jackson. Wendy Shi and Evelyn Holman also qualified from Upper Arlington. They were victorious 1st round, making them 2nd team All State….
Last weekend the Racquet Club hosted an Orange Ball Youth Progression Tournament. Many RCC kids participated. Congratulations to Audrey Lu for reaching the finals, and to Aiden Tang for winning the Consolation.
Congratulations to the girls from Central Ohio who qualified for Districts this past weekend. RCC qualifiers included: Division I Singles: Nicole Santoso (Dublin Scioto) Masha Manilchuk (Upper Arlington) Sarina Xie (Thomas Worthington) Division I Doubles: Natalie Chen (Gahanna) Grace Wilson / Josie Paazig (Hilliard Davidson) Ella Hazelbaker / Noah Mizer (Upper Arlington) Corrine Dixon (Hilliard Bradley) Emma Waite (New Albany) Evelyn Holman / Wendy Shi…
The 18s Advanced team competed and got 5th place at Junior Team Tennis Nationals in Orlando, Florida at the USTA National Campus. The team coached by Mike Kathary consisted of Jordan Phelps, Jack Dabek, Stu Brdicka, Colten Clark, Nikhitha Bhimireddy, Lalassa Nagireddy, and Paige Kompa. Alex Cash, Kathleen Jones, Katherine Wang, and Jonathan Zhuravel were also on the team, but unable to go. They swept…
Congratulations to Aleks Andrin for winning the Elysium 12s September Compass Draw, and to Sanjan Shanker for reaching the finals.
The Racquet Club will be closed this Saturday – Monday for the Holiday Weekend.
Congratulations to Robert Cash for winning the USTA Boys 16s National Doubles Championships with Andrew Zhang last weekend at the USTA National Campus in Florida. They defeated the 1 seeds Phillip Jordan and Anders Martin in the finals 2-6 6-2 7-5. In addition to this Gold Ball, Robert also won the Doubles at the National Clay Court Championships.
The RCC1 10s team competed at the Midwest JTT Championships in Indianapolis. The team included Shivum Kalyanam, Michael Wang, Nikhil Bhimireddy, Arya Chabria and Tyra Butler. The young team competed well and improved each match. They played an exciting match in the playoffs against Charleston, including tiebreak wins in mixed by Arya and Shivum and girls doubles by Arya and Tyra.
Congratulations to Robert Cash for picking up his 2nd ball in as many tournaments last weekend in Kalamazoo. Robert got 3rd at the Boys 16s Doubles National Championships with Ryder Jackson. They defeated last years Winter Nats champions Gonzalez / Johns 6-4 6-2 in the Round of 16. In the semifinals, they fell to the champions William Grant and Tyler Zink in 3 sets. Cash…
RCC sent 2 14s Int teams to the JTT Midwest Championships in Indianapolis. RCC1 played in the most exciting match of the weekend, tying West Indy Aces 35-35, but lost in the mixed doubles tiebreaker. The team coached by Zack Schwenning included Owen Alderman, Aditya Reddy, Ava Richard, Rena Zhao, Reece Page, Brayden Chawla, Nikhitha Bhimreddy and Emma Wang. The team battled back from a…