Tyler Smith bowed out of the Delray Beach ITF Junior Tennis Event at the Delray Swim and Tennis Club in Florida.
Playing in the second round of the Doubles, Smith and her American partner Stephanie Nemtsova took on the number one seeds Tornado Black and Dasha Ivanova both from the United States.
Smith and her partner went down in straight sets 6-3, 6-4.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Mixed Day on the Courts for Tyler Smith
Tyler Smith began taking part in the Delray Beach ITF Junior Tennis Event at the Delray Swim and Tennis Club in Florida.
Smith went down in straight sets in her Singles match 6-3, 6-4 to Michaela Gordon from the United States of America.
Smith then teamed up with American Stephanie Nemtsova and they needed three sets to defeat their American opponents Taylor Shukow and Anna Wierda.
Shukow and Wierda won the first set 6-3, but Smith and Nemtsova won the second set 6-1. Smith and Nemtsova won the third set battle winning 11-9 to advance.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Thomas and Bove are Memorial Champions
David Thomas in Action
David Thomas and Erika Bove are the 2013 William Way Memorial Tennis Tournament Male and Female Champions following Finals day at the WER Joell Tennis Stadium.
Thomas faced off against Sam Butler in the Men’s Final, with the match needing three sets and drama in the third to lift the title, while Bove won the Ladies title in straight sets over Jacklyn Lambert.
Thomas had advanced to the final after defeating Jenson Bascome in straight sets 6-2, 7-6, while Butler advanced after defeating Romar Douglas in straight sets 6-2, 6-2. Bove defeated Tara Lambert in straight sets 6-3, 6-0 in their Ladies Semi-Final, while Lambert defeated Caitlin Gordon in the other Semi-Final in straight sets 6-1, 6-1.
Thomas won the first set 6 – 0, but Butler fought back to take the second set 6 – 2. In the first set Butler looked as if he did not have an answer, looking to his supporters in the stands for answers, but in the second set he can alive and gave Thomas more than he could chew returning and serving much better.
In the third set Butler looked ready to walk away with the title up 5 – 2, but Thomas fought back to win the next five games to win the title 7 – 5 in the third set.
Bove took to the court to take on Lambert in the final and won the first set 6 – 1, Bove then closed out the match winning the second set 6 – 2.
Thomas captured his second title of the event when he teamed up with Jacklyn Lambert and the pair defeated Jenson Bascome and Tara Lambert in the Mixed Doubles Final in straight sets 6-4, 7-5.
Ladies Open Singles Final
6 6 Eria Bove defeated 1 2 Jacklyn Lambert
Men’s Open Singles Final
6 2 7 David Thomas defeated 0 6 5 Sam Butler
Mixed Doubles Final
6 7 David Thomas & Jacklyn Lambert defeated 4 5 Jenson Bascome & Tara Lambert
Men’s Singles Consolation Final
6 0 10 Mahir Wagh defeated 4 6 08 John Masters
Men’s Senior Singles Round Robin Final
6 6 Ricky Mallory defeated 1 2 James Keyes
Thursday, May 09, 2013
Boyle and Taft's Win Big
Courtland Boyle and his Taft’s Boys' Varsity Tennis teammates defeated Kingswood-Oxford School 5 – 2, however Boyle went winless in the two matches he was involved in.
Boyle went down in straight sets in his Singles match against Jacob Appleton 6-3, 6-2.
Boyle then teamed up with Eric Delapenha in the number 2 Doubles spot and they went down 7-6 to Appleton and Austin Briggs.
Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Smith Bows Out of Plantaion in Florida
Tyler Smith took to the court to play in the Plantation ITF Tournament in Florida.
Smith took on Ashley Lahey from the United States going down in straight sets.
Smith loss the first set 6-2, she then went down by the same score in the second set as Lahey advanced to the next round.