Monthly Archives: July 2015

Fill out your bracket

Whitney has already beaten Sokol 6-1, 6-0. And back in the first week, she beat Jeakle 6-2, 3-6, 7-6. Could she soon be joining two-time doubles champs John Cotey and John Slatsniske and adding a fifth Ultimate Tennis trophy to … Continue reading

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Green Machine wins, looks forward

TAMPA — The Green Machine beat the Fighting Spirakises Sunday morning, and now have their sights set on next week’s tiebreaker with Brandon for the league championship. The Green Machine improved to 7-1 on the season, and already have a … Continue reading

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Player Profile: Whitney Daws

TAMPA — When Whitney Daws started playing tennis just over a year ago, she was raw.¬†Fighting on the court with her husband, coach and mentor J.R., Whit struggled early, and disappeared from the scene for a time. When she returned, … Continue reading

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10 Saddest tennis things in the world

10. Drinking out of the styrofoam cup that you ripped a piece off so you would know it was yours, then discovering that your opponent did the same thing and you just drank their water and may have contracted Mouth … Continue reading

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Combo league sign-ups have begun

The information for the 6.5 and 7.5 combo leagues have been mailed out, so it’s time to contact your local captains and get with it. You probably know this, but:¬†A 6.5 combo would be a 3.0 playing with a 3.5; … Continue reading

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Two tennis players choked and lost the first set. You won’t believe what happened next.

TAMPA — Wow. After a miserable first set in which John Cotey and Laura Baker were out of sorts and the Hunter’s Green Machine’s sectional hopes looked to be in dire straights, a rain delay may have saved the season. … Continue reading

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Woof.

Hey all, anyone interested in rolling up at this tournament? Puppies! Looks like a great cause. And if the 7.0 mixed team makes it to sectionals Oct. 2-4, it’s the weekend right before that. Great tune up! Anyway, lemme know … Continue reading

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