TVOC Results -Thursday

Thursday, June 6, 2013 - by B.B. Branton

2013 TVOC at Manker Patten -

 

TVOC Notebook - In Memory of Roy Smith …  longtime Manker Patten member passed away last week at the age of 99 … the American flag at Manker Patten was at half-mast on Thursday in memory of Mr. Smith.

Stop The Presses ... long time Chattanooga Parks and Rec administrator and Chattanooga Sports Hall of Famer Darrell McDonald was seen sweeping court 3 .

. but only for a few minutes … tournament officials noted that this was the first time in the history of the TVOC that McDonald had (partially) swept a court  ...

Home From College - Former state champions Sadie Shackelford (St.Andrews-Sewanee/Middlebury, Vt.) and Sarah Evans (GPS/Wofford) are in the TVOC … Shackelford (3.7 GPA her freshman year) lost her first round singles, but won her consolation match … Evans is playing doubles Friday with two-time state champ Tara Garner (Boyd-Buchanan) who recently graduated from Lee University ... Garner played No.2 singles and No.1 doubles in 2013Thursday Results

Men’s Open Singles

Round of 16

1) Francisco Rodriguez def. Spencer Richey, 6-2, 6-1

(2) John Collins def. Andrew Graham, 2-1

(3) Roberto Vieira def. Steven Patrick, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4

(4) Maxx Lipman def. Tony Kostadinov, 6-0, 6-1

(5) Jarryd Woog def. Amyn Soldier-Mukadam, 6-3, 6-0

(5) Rick VandeBovenkamp def. Michael King, 6-2, 6-2

Eric Siqueira def. Julio Olaya, 7-6, 6-4

Rawleigh Martin def. (5) Ankit Chopra, 7-6, 6-2

Friday Quarterfinals – 9 a.m.

(1) Rodriguez vs. (5) Woog

(2) Collins vs. Martin

(3)  Vieira vs. Siqueira

(4) Lipman vs. VandeBovenkamp

 

Women’s Open Singles

Round of 16

(1) Marie Casares def. Danni Vines, 6-3, 6-0

(2) Sydney Campbell def. Alison Storie, 6-2, 6-2

(3) Megan Kurey def. Sadie Shackelford, 6-0, 6-0

(4) Frances Altick def.  Margot Carter, 6-1, 6-1

Kayla Jones def. Katie Thornton, 6-0, 6-0

Emily Hangstefer def. Aubrey Yowarsky, 6-2, 6-0

Allie Robbins def. Savanna Storm Hunt, withdraw emergency

Aleah Marrow def. Kelsey Coots, 0-6, 6-2, 6-4

Friday Quarterfinals – 10 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

(1) Casares vs. Marrow

(2) Campbell vs. Robbins

(3) Kurey vs. Jones

(4) Altick  vs. Hangstefer

 

Men’s 45s Singles

Round of 16

Cessna DeCosimo ef. Michael March, 7-6, 6-2

(2) Ed Wagner def. Bobby Price, 6-4, 7-6

Steven Riley def. John Bouchard, 6-3, 6-1

Kevin Potts def. Robert Fisher, 6-1, 6-1

Corte Iarossi def. (4) Stephen Croffod, 2-6, 6-3 (10-7)

George Vieth def. Michael Stephens, 6-1, 6-2

(2) Philip Johnson def. Mark Pollard, 6-2, 6-0

Quarterfinals – Fri.  9 a.m.

(1) Ken Koelling vs. DeCosimo

(2) Johnson vs. Vieth

(3) Wagner vs. Riley

Iarossi vs. Potts

 

 



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