Harper Caswell in qualifying semifinals

Harper Caswell in qualifying semifinals

June 3rd, 2013 by Staff Reports in Sports - Preps

Harper Caswell and Christine Palisoc are the only Chattanooga-area players with chances for singles titles in the Tennessee State Junior Qualifying Championships at the Champions Club. The tournament is for 18- and 16-under age groups, and all the finals are scheduled for Tuesday morning.

Caswell has reached the Girls' 18 semifinals in a walkover over her top-seeded sister, Samantha, after both won in the round of 16. Palisoc is playing in the 16 quarterfinals at 10:30 this morning after edging Crossville's Ali Harris in the round of 16.

Chad Woodham of Chattanooga and Charles Jabaley of Hixson, both with out-of-town partners, are playing in Boys' 16 doubles quarterfinals this morning at 7:30. Doubles were not played Sunday as officials worked around the rain showers.

Doubles semifinals in all four divisions are set for 4:30 p.m. today with finals at 8 a.m. Tuesday. The singles championship finals are at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday for the Boys' 18s and 10:30 for the other groups, with consolation finals planned for noon for the Boys' 18s and 3 p.m. for the others.

Girls' 18 Singles

Round of 16: Samantha Caswell, Chattanooga (1) def. Elizabeth Clayton, Madison, 6-1, 6-1; Harper Caswell, Chattanooga (5), def. Camille Celina Paige, Memphis, 6-0, 6-0; Oroma Womeodu, Memphis (3), def. Emily Holloway, Knoxville, 6-1, 6-1; Iris Hao (5), Franklin, def. Mallory Jackson, Erwin, 6-0, 6-0; Katie Fitt, Franklin (5), def. Liza Southwick, Nashville, 1-6, 6-1, 1-0(4); Danielle Vines, Elizabethton (4), def. Dominica Rollhauser, Knoxville, 6-3, 6-0; Grace Summers, Cordova (5), def. Sonalie Mahendran, Hermitage, 6-0, 6-0; Anna Feaster, Knoxville (2), def. Hannah Shoener, Franklin, 6-2, 6-3. Quarterfinals: H. Caswell def. S. Caswell, WO (injury).

Girls' 18 Doubles

Round of 16: Feaster, Knoxville/Summers, Cordova (1), def. Abbott, Knoxville/Mackenzie Bass, Brentwood, 8-0; Paige/Caroline Taty, Memphis, def. Sarah Hall, Hendersonville/Mahendran, Hermitage, 8-6; Emma Alsup/Southwick, Nashville (4), def. Divya Agarwal/Rollhauser, Knoxville, 8-4; Abigail Allen, Lenoir City/Lexie Hill, Knoxville, def. Alexis Sessions, Madison Sessions, Lakeland, 8-4; Jackson, Erwin/Shoener, Franklin, def. Meg Mattis, Memphis/Nathalie Vacheron, Germantown, 8-0; Marissa Kovach/Taylor Nelson, Murfreesboro,def. Holloway, Kaitlin Pyle, Knoxville, 9-7; Elissa Grace Todd, Memphis/Hanna Wolford, Germantown, def. Kathryn Evans, Knoxville/Payton Robinette, Maryville, 8-5; Fitt/Hao, Franklin (2), def. Darby Laschober/Morgan Mars, Collierville, 8-1.

Girls' 16 Singles

Round of 16: Claire Sullivan, Memphis (1), def. Mallissa Sirimoungkhons, Memphis, 6-3, 6-1; Francescu Eluhu, Brentwood (5), def. Margaux Armfield, Knoxville, 6-1, 6-3; Skylar McDonald, Fayetteville (4), def. Bailey Apple, Memphis, 6-0, 6-0; Mary Jane McCaghren, Memphis (5) def. Analisa Stratienko, Lookout Mtn., 6-2, 6-2; Emma Alsup, Nashville (5) def. Claire Chandler, Jackson, 6-0, 6-0; Carmen Saab, Memphis (3) def. Nithya Kanagasegar, Crossville, 6-2, 6-1; Christine Palisoc, Hixson (5) def. Ali Harris, Crossville, 6-4, 2-6, 1-0 (9); Josie Rogers (2) def. Divya Agarwal, 6-0, 6-0.

Girls' 16 Doubles

Quarterfinals: Sullivan, Memphis/Danielle Vines, Elizabethton (1), def. Diana Grandas/Morgan Stinnett, Knoxville, 8-0; Eluhu, Brentwood/Elizabeth Lebleu, Nashville, def. Stratienko, Lookout Mtn./Jenna Thorstenson, Signal Mtn., 8-4; Kanagasegar, Crossville/Rogers, Kingsport (3), def. Claire DeGeorge/Julia Hostetter, Collierville, 8-1; McGaghren/Saab, Memphis (2), def. Eliza Sims/Austin Todd, Memphis, 8-0.

Boys' 18 Singles

Round of 16: Jarryd Woog, Lakeland (1), def. Jackson Gwinn, Nashville, 6-1, 6-2; Kalyan Chadalavada, Goodlettsville (5), def. Michael Birnbaum, Memphis, 6-4, 7-6(2); Cody Gubin, Memphis (4), def. Carson Panovec, Medina, 6-0, 6-3; Connor Armfield, Knoxville (5), def. Conner O'Brien, McDonald, 6-4, 6-2; Marshall Sullivan, Memphis, def. William Jayne, Brentwood (5), 6-1, 6-1; Andy Druffel, Nashville (3), def. Jake Bolling, Murfreesboro, 6-0, 6-0; Albert Vacheron, Germantown (5), def. Daniel Plaisted, HIxson, 6-0, 6-0; Andrew Graham, Nashville (2), def. Jacob Birnbaum, Memphis, 6-3, 6-2.

Boys' 18 Doubles

Quarterfinals: Druffel/Graham, Nashville (1), def. Cody Coins, Millington/Alex Delozier, Pigeon Forge, 8-2; Birnbaum/Birnbaum, Memphis, def. Joseph Daniels, Goodlettsville/Vacheron, Germantown, 8-3; Chadalavada, Goodlettsville/Lorenzo Rollhauser, Knoxville, def. Armfield, Knoxville/Luke Orthner, Chattanooga (4), 8-5; Gubin/Sullivan, Memphis (2), def. Taylor Graalman/Mason Grear, Murfreesboro, 8-4.

Boys' 16 Singles

Round of 16: Steven Karl, Brentwood (1), def. Josh Woodman, Memphis, 6-1, 6-1; Paul LaHue, Cordova (5), def. Gary Carter, Knoxville, 6-2, 6-3; Philip Johnston, Memphis (30, def. Charles Jabaley, Hixson, 6-2, 6-2; Andres Carro, Germantown (5), def. Griffin Davis, Knoxville, 6-4, 6-4; Sairam Gudiseva, Germantown (5), def. Matthew Henson, Bristol, 7-5, 2-6, 1-0(8); Adam Rudowski, Franklin (4), def. Chad Woodham, Chattanooga, 6-0, 6-1; Lorenzo Rollhauser, Knoxville (5) def. Nicholas Fauchet, Brentwood, 7-5, 6-1; Michael Apple, Memphis (2), def. Brentlyn Shrum, Nashville, 6-1, 6-3.

Boys' 16 Doubles

Round of 16: M. Apple, Memphis/LaHue, Cordova (1), def. Davis/Amir Salem, Knoxville, 8-5; Johnston/Woodman, Memphis, def. Fauchet, Brentwood/James Zieman, Nashville, 8-2; Sairam Gudiseva, Germantown/Tyler Myers, Collierville (3) def. Ryland Byrd, Jonesborough/Andrew Morton, Johnson City, 9-8(5); Christian Schneiter, Memphis/William Spencer, Germantown, def. Carl Phillips, Hixson/Josh Shearin, Cordova, 8-0; Gary Carter/Kari Royal, Knoxville, def. Carter Burgess, Cordova/William Patterson, Memphis, 8-0; Matthew Henson, Bristol/Chad Woodham, Chattanooga, def. Edward Apple, Memphis/Karl, Brentwood (4), 8-5; Richard Baker, Nashville/Charles Jabaley, Hixson, def. Kato Richardson, Hendersonville/Patrick Toomey, Monteagle, WD (injury); Carro, Germantown/Rudowski, Franklin (2), def. Carter Eaves, Ooltewah/Turner Voges, Chattanooga, 8-3.