RCC had 2 teams make the semifinals of the 14s Adv Midwest Championships last weekend in Indianapolis. The RCC2 team won an exciting match against Port Huron to win their flight, and defeated the same team for 3rd place. Both matches came down to the last game. The team included Alex Heiden, Osuke Fujita, Stuart Brdicka, Erin Zhao, Katie Yao and Neha Dudipala.
The qualifier for the Western and Southern Open starts today. There are a lot of former Buckeyes playing and a lot of great matches. Blaz Rola, Chase Buchanan and Devin McCarthy are all in the Qualifying Draw. Chase plays Nick Kyrgios and Blaz plays Evgeny Donskoy. Devin is also in the doubles draw with John Isner. The qualifier continues Sunday as well as the Main Draw. The…
The RCC 14s Int team had a great tournament at the Midwest Championships last weekend in Indianapolis. They reached the finals and lost a close match to a team from Ann Arbor. The team included Angela Li, Evelyn Holman, Masha Manilchuk, Kai Britz, Kolapo Dairo, Jacob Patterson, Julian Patterson and Nick Gruss. Jacob Patterson went undefeated for the tournament and Angela Li won 8 doubles…
The RCC 12s Adv team became the 1st 12s Advanced team from Racquet Club to win the Midwest Championships last weekend in Indianapolis. The team included Anay Reddy, Griffin Biernat, Trevor Ball, Arya Dudipala, Caroline Sproule and Maddie Atway. Maddie and Caroline were undefeated for the tournament. They were coached in the tournament by Daniel Lartey.
The 14s Advanced team won their 3rd straight Midwest Team Tennis Championship last weekend in Indianapolis, qualifying to go to Nationals in South Carolina. They went undefeated in Doubles for the tournament, defeating a team from Wheaton, IL in the finals. The team included Paige Kompa, Sarina Xie, Victoria Fan, Colten Clark, Jack Dabek, Jordan Phelps, Robert Cash and Robert Dong.
The Racquet Club sent 7 teams to the Midwest Championships in Indianapolis last weekend. 3 of these teams became Midwest Champions and 2 teams will be going to Nationals. RCC qualified an 18s Int team to Nationals for the 1st time. The team won a close match in the semifinals against Midland and won the finals against Paramount. Ashley Weeks, Beniva Ganther and Shuo Liu…
Kevin Metka won his 1st professional match at the Lexington Challenger with for University of Kentucky NCAA Finalist Eric Quigley. They defeated Evan King and Sekou Bangoura. They play the 3 seeds tonight (scheduled not before 7:00). Matches are streamed online at Livestream.
Congratulations to Osuke Fujita for winning his 1st tournament last week, the Boys 12s at the Tomahawk Open.
C.J. Cash, Robert Cash and Griffin Biernat all qualified and competed at the USTA National Clay Courts. Griffin played in the 12s at Winston Salem. Robert played in the 14s at Ft. Lauderdale. C.J. played in the 18s Doubles at the ATP Site in Delray Beach.
Robert Cash, Jack Dabek and Griffin Biernat competed on Midwest teams at Zonals last week and this weekend. Robert and Jack were on 14s teams in Kalamazoo, Mi. Robert got to play in the Mixed Doubles Tiebreaker to reach the finals and he won the Sportsmanship Award. Griffin Biernat competed on a 12s team in Aston, PA. This is a great team event…