michaels (nj) wins b12 l1b title in kearny
STORY: (1) Philip Michaels (Marlboro, NJ) won the B12 L1B FRENCH OPEN, JR RED CLAY CHALLENGER at Kearny, NJ on 5/19/19 defeating (2) Aidan Francia Cotter (New York, NY) 6-0, 6-1 in the final.
Philip won ALL of his matches without losing a set.
The scores were impressive:
Round of 16: Joe Kuwama (Tenafly, NJ) 6-2, 6-1
QF: Jai Rizvi (NY, NY) 6-0, 6-0
SF: (3) Noah Vinbaytel (Brooklyn, NY) 6-1, 6-1
FINAL: (2) Aidan Francia Cotter (NY, NY) 6-0, 6-1
This is Philip's first career junior title and he dominated the field on a surface that he rarely gets to play on: CLAY!!!!
KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK! YOUR HARD WORK IN THE GYM AND NEVER SAY DIE ATTITUDE IS PROOF THAT YOU HAVE TO WORK HARD IN ORDER TO BE SUCCESSFUL.
Philip trains here at the BHTC under the guidance of Coach Carlos Martinez.