Featured

Local Players Competing at Wimbledon

Several players local to USTA Middle States traveled thousands of miles to Wimbledon this week, where they’re competing for the grass court championship.

Main draw action began Monday, July 2 at the All-England Club. Final matches are scheduled for July 15.

Four players who either reside or grew up in the Middle States area (Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware) are competing in this year’s championship.

Alison Riske (Pittsburgh, Pa.) and Madison Brengle (Dover, Del.) advanced to the third round of Wimbledon in 2017. Varvara Lepchenko (Allentown, Pa.) has also made it to the third round in previous years.

Jennifer Brady (Harrisburg, Pa) reached the second round in 2017, and is currently at a career-high ranking of No. 74.

Matches can be viewed on ESPN, ESPN2, and the Tennis Channel.

Alison Riske
#60 World Ranking
Singles: First round vs. #96 Mariana Duque-Marino
7/3/18 11:45am
Doubles: Playing with Olga Savchuk on 7/4 at 6:30 a.m.

Jennifer Brady
#74 World Ranking
Singles: First round vs. #67 Kateryna Kozlova
7/3/18 7:45 a.m.
Doubles: Not competing

Varvara Lepchenko
#97 World Ranking
Singles: First round vs. #2 Caroline Wozniacki
Loss (6-0, 6-3) on 7/2
Doubles: Not competing

Madison Brengle
#108 World Ranking
Singles: First round vs. Aleksandra Krunic
Win (2-6, 6-3, 6-3) on 7/2
Second round vs. Camila Giorgi on 7/4 6:30 a.m.
Doubles: Not competing

Categories: Featured

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s