03 Dec Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships 2009: Morrissey in third round of Boys Singles
Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships 2009: Morrissey in third round of Boys Singles
Amy Bowtell, John Morrissey and Sam Barry travelled to Florida this week for the Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships.
John Morrissey defeated Ivan Turudic (CRO) on a scoreline 6-3 6-1 but Sam Barry lost 6-3 6-2 to Hernus Pieters (RSA) in the second round of the boys singles. Morrissey will now play no. 5 seed Mitchell Frank (USA) in the third round.
John Morrissey achieved a place in the main draw of the US Open this year and the semi finals of the boys singles at the Kentucky International Junior Tennis Derby in September.
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 and partner Ben McLachlan (NZL) defeated American duo Kudla and Sarmiento on a scoreline 6-3 6-4. They will now play Fernandes / Semenzato in the second round.
John Morrissey and Micke Kontinen (FIN) defeated Chung (KOR) and Novikov (USA) in the first round and will now play Acosta (ECU) / Sofaer (AUS) in the second round.
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.