Winners named at USTA Dennis Van der Meer Southern Junior Championships

sports@islandpacket.comOctober 21, 2013 

Four area players were among the winners this weekend at the USTA Dennis Van der Meer Southern Junior Championships at Van der Meer Tennis Center.

Hilton Head's Beau Pelletier and Alexandra Burak won all-area finals.

Pelletier downed Hilton Head's Sean Sculley 7-5, 2-6, 1-0(4) to win the Boys 16 Red final, while the second-seeded Burak won the Girls 18 White title with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Beaufort's Mary McNeal.

Top-seeded Elizabeth Williams defeated second-seeded Lauren Joch of Irmo, 6-4, 6-3, to win the Girls 16 White title, while Hilton Head's Scott Sculley upset second-seeded Pascal Le of Cary, N.C., 6-3, 6-3 in the Boys 14 White championship.

USTA Dennis Van der Meer Southern Junior Championships

Sunday at Van der Meer Tennis Center


Boys' 12

French, John (1) (Raleigh, NC) def. Ramesh, Vivek (2) (Cary, NC) 6-2; 6-3

Boys' 14 Red

Kavarana, Sam (3) (Mount Pleasant, SC) def. Rana, Arpit (1) (Duncan, SC) 6-0; 6-4

Boys' 14 White

Sculley, Scott (Hilton Head Island, SC) def. Le, Pascal (2) (Cary, NC) 6-3; 6-3

Boys' 16 Red

Pelletier, Beau (Hilton Head Island, SC) def. Sculley, Sean (Hilton Head Island, SC) 7-5; 2-6; 1-0(4)

Boys' 16 White

Hendrix, Paul (2) (Murrells Inlet, SC) def. Militzer, Mark (Mount Pleasant, SC) 6-2; 6-3

Boys' 18 Red

Phillips, Alex (1) (Peachtree City, GA) def. Karlawish, John (2) (Raleigh, NC) 1-6; 6-4; 1-0(8)

Boys' 18 White

Brazil, Sam (2) (Asheville, NC) def. Santiago, Alexander (1) (Isle Of Palms, SC) 7-6(4); 6-4

Girls' 12

Collins, Kylie (2) (Savannah, GA) def. Fuller, Amber (3) (Greensboro, NC) 7-6(0); 6-0

Girls' 14 Red

Steryous, Lilie (1) (Taylors, SC) def. Raza, Marium (3) (Savannah, GA) 6-1; 6-3

Girls' 14 White

Mills, Elise (1) (Prosperity, SC) def. Sharbaugh, Ana (2) (Wilmington, NC) 4-6; 6-2; 1-0(4)

Girls' 16 Red

Patel, Sophia (1) (Cary, NC) def. French, Lauren (2) (Raleigh, NC) 6-2; 6-0

Girls' 16 White

Williams, Elizabeth (1) (Hilton Head Island, SC) def. Joch, Lauren (2) (Irmo, SC) 6-4; 6-3

Girls' 18

Burak, Alexandra (2) (Hilton Head Island, SC) def. McNeal, Mary (Beaufort, SC) 6-2; 6-1

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