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Saturday, January 2, 2016

USTA Winter National Champions Crowned

Five No. 1 seeds reached today's finals at the USTA Winter Nationals in Arizona, but only one came away with a gold ball: girls 16s top seed Sara Choy.

Below are photos of the the champions, with the captions including the finals scores.

B18s: Austen Huang(8) def. William Genesen(1) 6-3, 0-6, 6-1

G18s: Jessica Failla(9) def. Alyvia Jones(12) 6-3, 6-1

B16s: Christian Alshon(6) def. Carson Haskins(1) 6-4, 4-6, 7-5

G16s: Sara Choy(1) def. Hannah Zhao(2) 6-4, 6-4

G14s: Mae Canete(3) def. Gabriella Price(4) 6-1, 6-4

B14s: Ryder Jackson(10) def. Stefan Leustian(1) 7-5, 3-6, 6-2
Christine Canete(3) def. Katrina Scott(2) 6-2, 6-2

B12s: Nishesh Basavareddy(3) def. Samuel Landau(1) 6-7(1), 6-1, 6-2

The gold and silver ball winners in doubles:

Billy Rowe and Keegan Smith(4) def. Payam Ahmadi and David Horneffer(8) 6-4, 6-3

Zummy Bauer and Andrew Ton(1) def. Ryan Seggerman and Charlie Sharton(8) 6-4, 7-5

Robert Cash and Joel Jose(4) def. Thomas Yu and James Yu(8) 6-4, 6-4

Andrew Chang and Samuel Landau(3) def. Hudson Rivera and Andrew Salu(9), 6-0, 6-0

Annette Goulak and Ena Shibahara(2) def. Christina Rosca and Savannah Slaysman(1) 6-3, 6-1

Dasha Kourkina and Michelle Sorokko(3) def. Samantha Gillas and Chelsea King(2) 6-4, 4-6, 7-6(1)

Amanda Chan and Amy Huang def. Gabriella Price and Katie Volynets(2) 2-6, 6-4, 6-4

Christine Canete and Katrina Scott(2) def. Zoe Hammond and Caroline Wernli(3) 6-2, 6-4

Complete draws, including consolation results for the 16s and 18s, are at the TennisLink site.

Complete draws, which include the compass draws for the 12s and 14s, are at this TennisLink site.