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Development Tournament #5 


Excerpt translated from article written by Tatiana Rivera, Press Official | Municipality of Bayamón
 

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A few weeks ago, The Orro Tennis Academy at the Centro de Tenis Honda in Bayamón organized the 5th Development Tournament of the year, aimed at young players who seek to compete and raise their level of play. About 130 junior players participated in the categories 10 and under - orange ball, 12 and under - green ball and 14 & 18 and under - yellow ball in the intermediate level.

"With these tournaments, young players have alternatives that allow them a better development. We want each of the impacted athletes to have a nice experience. Thanks to these tournaments, they have the opportunity to see how they are developing because they play games with shorter sets and with different players. It is a format of all against all and it is very fun for them ", said the coach and director of the tournament, Daniel Caballero.

 

Winners by categories are:

10 & under

Yimael Flores

Amanda Sofía Díaz

12 & under

Guillermo Méndez

Bela Martínez 

14 & under

Hiram Ramos Rossy

Gabriella Rodriguez Casto

18 & under

Christian Echevarría

Gabriela Pérez

 

The director of the tennis academy, Jorge Orro, said he was very proud to see so much talent coming to participate in events that are destined to the best development of these young guys. "It is gratifying to see how the sport continues to develop. Better still, it is to see the families supporting these young players, that is an achievement for us because that is what sport is all about, union. Our academy will continue to provide an excellent service that benefits all our participants in all stages. We are very honored to be part of the development of hundreds of kids through sports. "

For information on the tennis academy and its schedules, please contact the Orro Tennis Academy at (787)787-8000 or (787)510-7455 or follow us on Facebook.

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10 & under

Yimael Flores

Amanda Sofía Díaz

12 & under

Guillermo Méndez

Bela Martínez 

14 & under

Hiram Ramos Rossy

Gabriella Rodriguez Casto

18 & under

Christian Echevarría

Gabriela Pérez

 

The next Development Tournament will be held from December 7 to 9, 2018 at the Complejo Deportivo in Caguas and at the Crissy Gónzalez Park in Gaynabo.
Registration is open on TennisLink with the number 050001618, on or before October 2.

 

RED BALL CHALLENGE – US OPEN Edition

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The Grand Slam Tour came to an end on October 20 with the celebration of the fourth and last Red Ball Challenge of the year at the Complejo Deportivo de Caguas. Around 40 kids between the ages of 8 and under, had the opportunity to compete with each other, in a funny and healthy environment  and had the help and advice of coach Gustavo Carrasquillo.

We want to congratulate all the participants of our Grand Slam Tour and recognize those who completed the four events  (Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and US Open). We know that they will go far and we hope to see them next year.

 For additional information and records of these events, please contact Mónica Carrasquillo at 787-726-8782 ext. 227

 

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