Junior Fed, Davis Cup Teams Suffer Losses In The Playoffs

BOTH Junior Fed and Junior Davis Cup teams suffered unfortunate losses in their first matches of the playoff rounds at the North/Central America and Caribbean Pre-Qualifying in San Salvador, El Salvador yesterday.

The girls of the Junior Fed Cup team lost three matches to top ranked Guatemala in the 1-8 draw.

Elana Mackey lost the first singles match 1-6, 0-6 to Maria Rivera followed by Sydney Clarke’s 1-6, 3-6 loss to Rut Galindo.

In doubles play, Mackey and Sydni Kerr lost 0-6, 1-6 to Rivera and Mariajose Hernandez.

The boys of the Junior Davis Cup team lost another tough draw in the 9-14 reclassification round. They fell to Curacao 3-0.

Kofi Bowe fell in two sets of the first singles match, 2-6, 4-6 to Darren Martis and Donte Armbrister lost his singles match to Xaveam Van Wijk, 6-7(7), 3-6. In doubles play, Armbrister and Denali Nottage lost to the team of Quintan and Xaveam Van Wijk 6-7 (4), 2-6.

Both teams return to the court today.


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