02 Dec Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships 2009: Morrissey and Barry in Second Round of Boys Singles
Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships 2009: Morrissey and Barry in Second Round of Boys Singles
Amy Bowtell, John Morrissey and Sam Barry travelled to Florida this week for the Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships.
There were victories for both Irish boys playing in the first round yesterday. John Morrissey defeated Tomas Hanzlik (CZE) on a scoreline 5-7 6-1 6-2 and Sam Barry had a 6-3 6-3 win over Alexander Rumyantsev (RUS). Morrissey will now play Ivan Turudic (CRO) and Barry will play Hernus Pieters (RSA) in the second round this morning (US time).
John Morrissey and Micke Kontinen (FIN) will play the first round of the boys doubles at 3.30pm this afternoon (US time) against Chung (KOR) and Novikov (USA).
Sam Barry will be playing at 3.00pm this afternoon (US time) with partner Ben McLachlan (NZL) facing American duo Kudla and Sarmiento.
Amy Bowtell was defeated in the first round of the u.18 girls singles qualifying round earlier in the week by Santa Shumilina (RUS) on a scoreline 6-4 6-2.