Date
June 13-15, 2003

Location
Wickertree Tennis Club

Divisions
BG16s, BG14s, BG12s, BG10s

Sanction
This tournament is sanctioned by the USTA.


Information
For more information contact Wickertree at 614-882-5724.

 

 

COLUMBUS SUMMER 2003
Junior Player of the Week

KELLAINA GROTE

 

Kellaina Grote rolled through the girls' 14 singles draw with the loss of only 4 games to capture the title at the the Columbus Summer Classic. She also reached the semis of the girls' 16 singles.

In the girls' 14 singles draw, Grote defeated Peggy Hemphill in the semis and Yana Mereminsky in the final by identical 6-1 6-1 scores.

In the girls'16 division, Grote beat Valerie Micek 6-3 6-4 and Leah Bell 6-2 6-1 before losing to #1 seed Elizabeth Carruthers 6-4 6-0 in the semis.

For her efforts, Grote was named the Junior Player of the Week.

 

   


  2003 COLUMBUS SUMMER RESULTS  
 

 

Boys 16 Singles

First Round
Matthew A. Brower-Wyngaard, Marble Cliff, OH def. Aaron J. Weisman, Bexley, OH 6-4 6-2
Matt J. Sutter, Columbus, OH def. Michael Hand, Pickerington, OH 6-3 7-5
Mukul Soundarajan, Dublin, OH def. Michael P. Kathary, Columbus, OH 6-0 6-1

Quarterfinals
Udit Singhal, Westerville, OH def. Brower-Wyngaard 7-5 6-1
Bryan Griffin, Columbus, OH def. Sutter 6-0 6-0
Patrick M. Lafferty, Granville, OH def. Omar Eldadah, Westerville, OH 6-0 6-1
Soundarajan def. Michael G. Simon, Hilliard, OH 6-1 6-0

Semifinals
Singhal def. Griffin 7-6 (3) 6-2
Soundarajan def. Lafferty 6-2 6-4

Final
Soundarajan def. Singhal 6-3 6-0

Backdraw
Hand def. Eldadah 6-0 6-1
Simon def. Weisman by default
Kathary vs. Brower-Wyngaard (TBA)
Simon vs. Hand (TBA)
Sutter vs. Kathary vs. Brower-Wyngaard (TBA)
Final (TBA)

Boys 14 Singles

First Round
Udit Singhal, Westerville, OH def. Skyler Engel, New Albany, OH by default
Christopher J. Jackson, Columbus, OH def. Clark Ingram, Dublin, OH 6-0 6-3
Ghandi Bhakthavachalam def. Michael Rutherford, Columbus, OH 6-0 6-1

Semifinals
#1 Philip Diaz, Columbus, OH def. Singhal 6-0 6-2
Bhakthavachalam def. Jackson 6-4 6-4

Final
#1 Diaz def. Bhakthavachalam 6-2 6-3

Backdraw
Rutherford def. Ingram 7-6 (5) 6-1
Singhal def. Rutherford 6-1 6-2 (Final)

Boys 12 Singles

Semifinals
#1 Jonathan Price, Dublin, OH def. Christopher Diaz, Columbus, OH 5-7 6-2 6-1
Khang H. Thai, Columbus, OH def. Myles Harris, Columbus, OH 6-1 6-1

Final
#1 Price def. Thai 6-0 6-1

Backdraw
Diaz def. Harris 6-0 6-0 (Final)

Boys 10 Singles

Semifinals
Christopher Bradley, Gahanna, OH def. Stephen P. Miller, Columbus, OH 6-2 6-3
George P. Beck, Columbus, OH def. Mitchell Lothes, Delaware, OH by default

Final
Beck def. Bradley 7-5 7-6 (10)

Backdraw
Miller def. Lothes by default (Final)

Girls 16 Singles

First Round
Stacey Humphrey, Dublin, OH def. Elizabeth Diaz, Columbus, OH 6-4 7-5
Kellaina A. Grote, Sunbury, OH def. Valerie Micek, Gahanna, OH 6-3 6-4
Sean Delaney, Powell, OH def. Jaime Oppenlander, Lewis Center, OH 6-3 6-2
Mary L. Stoecklein, Dayton, OH def. Stephanie Humphrey, Dublin, OH 6-2 6-0

Quarterfinals
#1 Elizabeth Carruthers, New Albany, OH def. Sta. Humphrey 4-6 7-6 (6) 6-4
Grote def. Leah Bell 6-2 6-1
Krittika Baravkar, Cincinnati, OH def. Delaney 6-2 6-1
#2 Amanda Hollenbaugh, Reynoldsburg, OH def. Stoecklein 6-4 6-4

Semifinals
#1 Carruthers def. Grote 6-4 6-0
#2 Hollenbaugh def. Baravkar 7-5 6-0

Final
#1 Carruthers def. #2 Hollenbaugh 6-0 6-1

Backdraw
Bell def. Oppenlander 6-3 6-2
Diaz def. Micek 6-3 6-2
Bell def. Ste. Humphrey 6-0 6-0
Bell Def. Diaz 3-6 6-2 6-1 (Final)

Girls 14 Singles

First Round
Christina Danosi, New Albany, OH def. Valerie Micek, Gahanna, OH 7-6 (5) 5-7 6-3
Yana M. Mereminsky, Westerville, OH def. Melanie DeArdo, Pickerington, OH 6-1 6-0
Peggy Hemphill, New Albany, OH def. Angela Sammons, New Albany, OH 6-0 6-1

Semifinals
Mereminsky def. Danosi 6-2 6-4
Kellaina A. Grote, Sunbury, OH def. Hemphill 6-1 6-1

Final
Grote def. Mereminsky 6-1 6-1

Backdraw
Micek def. DeArdo 6-1 6-4
Micek def. Sammons 6-1 6-2 (Final)

Girls 12 Singles

First Round
Jennifer Fridman, Westville, OH def. Niharika Baravkar, Cincinnati, OH 6-1 6-1
Kim My Li, Galloway, OH def. Kathryn A. Rutherford, Columbus, OH 6-1 6-1
Amy Nini, New Albany, OH def. Jennifer Hand, Pickerington, OH 6-4 6-2

Semifinals
#1 Anh Thu H. Thai, Columbus, OH def. Fridman 6-1 6-3
Nini def. Li 6-4 6-1

Final
#1 Thai def. Nini 6-2 5-7 6-3

Backdraw
Hand def. Rutherford 6-3 6-1
Hand def. Bravakar 6-0 6-1 (Final)

 

 

 

 

   

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