Greater Stamford Tennis Association

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The GSTA and Stamford Recreation Services have been hosting quality tennis championships at the Scalzi Park Tennis Center since the first Greater Stamford Tennis Championships in June 2002.  The event has been held annually since then except for 2005 when the two organizations worked together to renovate the Scalzi Park Tennis Center and host the 79th annual National Public Parks Tennis Championships.

2006 Greater Stamford Tennis Championships    October 28 and November 4
Men’s Open Singles:
  Hakan Tjernstrom vs. Marcin Wolak (Saturday 11/11)
Women’s Open Singles:   Cindy Harrison def. Joanna Jacobson 6-2, 6-1
Men’s Intermediate Singles: Diego Chachques def. Tony Kong  6-1, 0-6, 6-2
Women’s Intermediate Singles:  Irina Orasnu def. Pamelia White  6-4, 4-6, 6-4
Mixed Doubles – Open:  Cindy Harrison/Michael Medvin
    def. Michelle Saiers/Scott Saiers 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-4 
Mixed Doubles – Intermediate:  Michelle Saiers/Sunday Arumugam
    def. Hazel Nussbaum/Tim Meade  6-3, 7-5

2005 National Public Parks Tennis Championships   July 25-31
Men’s Open Singles:  
Faycal Rhazali def. Enrique Marcos 6-3, 7-5
Women’s Open Singles:  Laura Ahmes def. Olivia Cavaliere 6-2, 6-0
Men’s Open Doubles:   Faycal Rhazali/Mehdi Rhazali
    def. Wayne Jang/Mike McCann  
Women’s Open Doubles:  Laura Ahmes/Aditi Viswanathan
    def. Charlotte Ganberg/Lauren Goldman 6-2, 6-2
Mixed Doubles – Open:   Sharon Weston/Steven Rogers
    def. Olivia Cavaliere/McCarton Ackerman 6-3, 6-3

2004 Greater Stamford Tennis Championships    October 1-2
Men’s Open Singles:  
Mike Nguyen def. Seth Geeslin  6-3, 6-0
Men’s Intermediate Singles: David Bilgrei def. Mike Blake  6-3, 6-2
Women’s Open Singles:   Jackie Visinski def. Sharon Diekneit 6-0, 6-2
Women’s Intermediate Singles:  Kim Chon def. Joan Linderman  6-1, 6-2
Mixed Doubles – Open:  Michelle Saiers/Scott Saiers
    def. Karen Goodwin/Perk Thurman  6-3, 7-6 (4)
Mixed Doubles – Intermediate:  Louise Seeber/Sundar Arumugam
    def. Nancy Sutra/Peter Sommerfield 6-2, 7-5

2003 Greater Stamford Tennis Championships    October 4-5
Men’s Open Singles:
  Hakan Tjernstrom def. Troy Pinto 6-0, 6-0
Men’s Intermediate Singles:  Thomas Anastosoglou def. Noe Castillo 6-0, 3-2 retire
Women’s Singles:   Nancy Campion     Round Robin, 2-0
Men’s Open Doubles:   RD Ferman/Ben Fine   Round Robin, 3-0
Men’s Intermediate Doubles: Todd Cameron/Mike Distefeno
    def. George Clarner/Kevin McKenna 6-2, 6-3
Greater Stamford Mixed Doubles Championships    October 18-19
Mixed Doubles:   
Meg Reynolds/Faycal Rhazali
    def. Janet Dooley/George Clamer  6-4, 6-2

2002 Greater Stamford Tennis Championships    June 22-23
Men’s Open Singles:
  Mike McCann def. Jayson Tobias  6-1, 6-2
Women’s Open Singles:   Michelle Martinez def. Jen Beekman 3-6, 6-3, 6-3
Men’s Intermediate Singles: Steve Paddick    Round Robin, 3-0
Men’s Open Doubles:   Mike McCann/Rich Tallo   Round Robin, 3-0
Women’s Open Doubles:  Karen Ford/Marikate Murren   Round Robin, 2-0
Men’s Intermediate Doubles: Tim Curry/Julio Echavarria   Round Robin, 2-0