Junior Achievements & AwardsCharlie Mason
INTENSITY junior tennis players are among some of the most skilled and successful players in not only Connecticut, but in New England and even in the U.S.A. The program has produced Top 5 talent in New England & Top 10 talent on a national level. These rankings are achieved through specifically designed programing and clinics with some of the best coaches in the area. The achievements and awards listed below are a reflection of the endless hard work and dedication that are put in by both our coaches and players!
On July 18th, 2015, Ellyse made a historic run at the 18’s Clay Court Supernationals in Memphis, TN. She won BOTH singles and doubles championships and catapulted her junior USTA ranking to #2 in Country for Girls 18 & Under. After these wins, Ellyse’s national record in singles and doubles was an astounding 60-10 and her record against “Blue Chip” Players (highest ranking USTA Juniors) was 16-5. On August 6th, 2015, she achieved the #1 National USTA Ranking for Girls 18 & Under. Ellyse recently completed her time in INTENSITY’s Full Time Academy Program and officially committed to play for Duke’s Division I Women’s Tennis Team over the winter. It shouldn’t be long before we see her turn pro!
Following the Supernationals in Memphis, TN on July 18th, 2015 where she reached the quarterfinals in doubles, Anna achieved the #1 USTA ranking in the Girls 18 Under New England rankings. Prior to this amazing achievement, Anna had been consistently ranked in the Top 10 in New England rankings and through her hard work and dedication, this achievement was well deserved and earned. Anna is currently enrolled in INTENSITY’s Full Time Academy Program and has already committed to North Carolina State University to play tennis on their Division I Team!
At only 13 years old, Alyssa is one of the top juniors currently in INTENSITY’s program. As of July 1st, 2015, she is ranked #9 in USTA New England Girls 14 and Under and #46 in USTA New England Girls 16 and Under. In early June, she was a quarterfinalist in the Girls 14 & Under at The USTA New England 12s, 14s, 16s, 18s Super Six Sectional Championships. Alyssa continues her training at INTENSITY and is poised to take the next step forward in her development.
At only 13 years old, Sam Svendsen has established herself as one of rising stars in INTENSITY’s Program. As of July 1st, 2015, Sam was ranked #47 in the USTA New England Girls 14 & Under and #6 in the USTA New England Girls 12 and Under, Sam recently finished 2nd in her class at The USTA New England 12s, 14s, 16s, 18s Super Six Sectional Championships. With much room to grow, Sam will continue to develop her game and her future is extremely bright!
Fresh off his Boys 14 and Under Championship at the USTA New England 12s, 14s, 16s, 18s Super Six Sectional Championships in Mid June 2015, Nick Condos is poised to his game to the next level. At just 14 years old as of July 1st, 2015 he is ranked #2 USTA New England Boys 14 and Under, #52 USTA New England Boys 16 and Under and #85 USTA National Boys 14 and Under. Nick continues his development at INTENSITY and has the tools and skills to be a major force for years to come.
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