Sunday, October 13, 2013
- by B.B. Branton
Highlighted by a Men’s Open final featuring UTC tennis alums, the championships in open and age divisions of the Tennessee State Closed Adult Championship will be played today at the Manker Patten Tennis Center.
The Men’s Open final at 9 a.m. has former Moc and No.1 seed Roberto Vieira meeting another Mocs alum in No.2 seed and current UTC assistant coach Ankit Chopra.
– Men’s 55s … Jim Flanagan vs. Dennis Covington… Flanagan beat No.1 seed Greg Seat in the semis
10 a.m. - Men’s 45s … Bryan Humphreys vs. Gino Bulso … Humphreys beat No.1 seed Stephen Crofford in the quarters
Men’s 65s – Ken Campbell won the round robin competition
Men’s 75 – 9 a.m. Darrell McDonald (1-0) vs. Lester Cowell (0-1) in a round robin event
Men’s 4.5 – 9 a.m. Robert Evams vs. Jordan Widelock
Men’s Open Doubles – 10 a.m. - (1)Ankit Chopra-Rick VandeBovnkamp vs. (2) John Hangstefer-Roberto Vieira
Men’s 65s Doubles – 9 a.m. - (1) Ken Campbell-Mike Parker vs. Bill Bryan-Robert Johnston
Men’s 75s Doubles – (1) Darrell McDonald-John Tudor vs. (2) Thomas Garrett-John Nixon
Women’s 75s Doubles - 10 a.m. Louise Cash-Ruby Tatum vs. Caroline Haynes-Fay Martin