Recreation Brief, Dec. 12

info@islandpacket.comDecember 12, 2012 

Bluffton High School freshman tennis player Sean Greiner won the Boys 14 Singles title the hard way over the weekend at the third annual USTA Beaufort Winter Challenger tennis tournament at Beaufort High School.

Greiner knocked off top-seeded Alex Ittenbach of Hilton Head Island, 6-1, 6-1, in the semifinals before downing No. 2 seed Jackson Armistead, also of Hilton Head Island, 2-6, 6-1, 1-0, in the championship match.

Amalia Ndirika of Lanham, Md., won two titles, knocking off top seed Alexis Hinnant of Savannah, 6-7, 6-0, 1-0, for the Girls 18 Singles title and teaming with her to win the Girls 18 Doubles title over Sidney Coker and Morgan Keefe, 8-1.

Tim Becker of Hilton Head Island downed top-seeded Aaron Newland of Bluffton, 6-1, 6-2 in the Boys 16 Singles.

Top-seeded Madison Dillon of Hilton Head Island and McKenzie Daniel of Beaufort won the Girls 14 and Girls 12 singles titles, respectively.


USTA Beaufort Winter Challenger

Dec. 7-9, at Beaufort High School


Boys 18 Singles: Dariush Moslemi finished 2-0 in round-robin play

Boys 16 Singles: Tim Becker d. (1) Aaron Newland 6-1, 6-2

Boys 14 Singles: Sean Greiner d. (2) Jackson Armistead 2-6, 6-1, 1-0

Boys 12 Singles: Jarrett Karnibad finished 3-0 in round-robin play

Girls 18 Singles: Amalia Ndirika d. (1) Alexis Hinnant 6-7, 6-0, 1-0

Girls 16 Singles: (1) Morgan Keefe d. Madison Daniel 6-4, 6-4

Girls 14 Singles: (1) Madison Dillon d. Sayda Hernandez 6-1, 1-6, 1-0

Girls 12 Singles : (1) McKenzie Daniel d. (2) Rachel Riley 6-0, 6-0

Boys 16 Doubles: Cameron Clark/Steven De Vincentis d. Alexander Angus/Jack Louw 8-4

Boys 14 Doubles: Alex Ittenbach/Quinten Paton-Melland d. Alastair Campbell/Jarrett Kamibad 8-3

Girls 18 Doubles: Alexis Hinnant/Amalia Ndirika d. Sidney Coker/Morgan Keefe 8-1

Girls 14 Doubles: Raluca Velcu/Sayda Hernandez d. Madison Daniel/McKenzie Daniel 8-1

Girls 12 Doubles: Rachel Riley/Karina Szatmari d. Katie Canfield/Emily Loring 8-1

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