Melanie Yates Wins National Open Doubles Title
Melanie Yates (New Brighton, Minn.) and her partner Gina Li of Hillsborough, N.J., won the doubles title at the Girls 16s National Open at Life Time Fitness – Lakeville in Lakeville, Minn. Yates and Li, seeded second in the tournament, won four matches en route to the championship. In the finals, they defeated Jessie Aney (Rochester, Minn.) and Ingrid Neel (Rochester, Minn.) 8-5.
Wyatt McCoy Places Second In St. Louis
Top-seeded Wyatt McCoy (Shoreview, Minn.) won five matches before falling in the singles championship at the Boys 18s National Open in St. Louis. McCoy lost to Robert Stineman (Winnetka, Ill.) 6-2, 6-3. McCoy also advanced to the semifinals in doubles with partner Jacob Lewis (Odenville, Ala.).