Polar Bear Tennis Championship Orange Beach

March 8, 2019 - Orange Beach, AL - (OBA®) - The 2019 Polar Bear Classic junior tennis tournament was held on February 22-24 at the Orange Beach Tennis Center and drew 61 players from New Orleans, Birmingham, Meridian (Mississippi), Dothan, Mobile, Destin, and many others cities in Baldwin County and Alabama.

Many thanks to our sponsors who included Mrs. Leanne Collins of Island Rentals, Mr. Brad Lynn of Fishwater Real Estate, and Ms. Clorinda Meadlock, formerly of Franco’s Italian Restaurant.  Also, thanks to OWA who donated two amusement park day passes to be raffled. 

Winners of each age division included the following:

  • Co-Ed 10s: Champion Fin Moore of Orange Beach and Finalist Elizabeth Tanner of Rogersville, Alabama
  • G10s Green Ball: Champion Tereza Mojs of Gulf Shores and Finalist Blaeze Russell of Orange Beach
  • G12s: Champion Fiona McGill of Fairhope and Finalist Jillian Tanner of Rogersville, Alabama.
  • G14s: Champion Grace Swain of Mobile and Finalist Cara Farni of Saraland.
  • G16s: Champion Rachel McMullan of Niceville, Alabama and Julianne Legg of Mobile.
  • B12s: Champion Jacob Thom of Spanish Fort and Finalist Maysun Marino of Daphne.
  • B14s: Champion Jacob Miller of Daphne and Finalist Christian Stickler of Miramar Beach, Florida.
  • B16s: Champion Bradley Pouncey of Enterprise and Jay Murray of Mobile.

The next tournament will be the Century Doubles Adult tournament on March 16, and the Spring UTR Adult/Junior tournament on April 5-7 at the Orange Beach Tennis Center. For more information, contact tournament organizer Rhett Russell at 251-233-9628.