2001 US Junior Nationals – Denver,Co

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2001 US Junior National

Racquetball Championships
Lakewood Athletic Club
Denver, Colorado: June 23-27

 

Team Alaska consisted of only two players this year, And if you are going to send only two players these were the two to send. Kastle & Nick Arturo once again turned in a great performance this year. Between the two they came home with 5 Medals; 3 Gold, 1 Silver, and 1 Bronze (Nice Going!). Below you can follow their round by round action along with all the other division winners.
Kastle Arturo – Eagle River

Girls 14 Singles

1st Round -VS- Kimberly Walsh, Ut – Won
15-1, 15-6
2nd Round -VS- Kelley Fisher, Oh – Lost
15-7, 15-11
Drop to Blue
1st Round (semi) -VS- Katie Ferguson, Or – Lost
12-15, 15-14, 11-6
3rd Place Match -VS- Dominique O Winfrey, Powell, OH – Won
8-15, 15-12, 11-9

 

Girls’ 14 Doubles w/Elise Wilson, Bristol, Ct

Round Robin
1st Round -VS- Starken/Webb – Won
15-1, 15-1
2nd Round -VS- Hettesheimer/Walsh – Won
15-13, 15-6
3rd Round -VS- Ferguson/Winfrey – Won
15-13, 14-15, 11-8

 

Nick Arturo – Eagle River

Boys 12 Singles

1st Round – Bye
2nd Round -VS- Z. Hutchinson, Casper, WY – Won
15-0, 15-0
3rd Round -VS- Kaleb Dale, Helena, MT – Won
15-5, 15-1
4th Round -VS- Tyler Wichers, Colorado Springs, CO – Won
15-4, 15-0
5th Round (Semi) -VS- Ismael Aldana, Stockton, CA – Won
15-6, 15-7
6th Round (Final) -VS- Jose Rojas, Stockton, CA – Lost
15-3, 15-8

 

 

Boys 12 Doubles w/Brad Starken Muskego, WI

1st Round -Bye-
2st Round -VS- Hutchinson/Tilton – Won
15-4, 15-4
3rd Round -VS- Crockett/Isley – Won
15-6, 15-5
4th Round (Final) -VS- Godwin/Slocum – Won
15-3, 15-8

 

 

Mixed 12 Doubles w/Kara Mazur, Avon, CT

1st Round Bye
2st Round -VS- O’Reilly/Taylor – Won
15-3, 10-15, 11-2
3rd Round (Semi) -VS- Inglesby/Regier – Won
13-15, 15-5, 11-6
4th Round (Final) -VS- Doyle/Legget – Won
15-7, 15-10

 

 

Division Winners

Boys Singles

 

Boy’s 18 – Jack Huczek (Rochester, MI) def. Zack Miller (Alta Loma, CA) 15-9, 15-2

Boy’s 16 – Steven Klaiman (Bellaire, TX) def. Travis Woodbury (Arlington, VA) 15-10, 14-15, 11-4

Boy’s 14 – Matt Johnson (Farmington, NM) def. Charles Pratt (Portland, OR) 15-7, 15-7

Boy’s 12 – Jose Rojas (Stockton, CA) def. Nick Arturo (Eagle River, AK) 15-3, 15-8

Boy’s 10 – Jose Rojas (Stockton, CA) def. John Sanderson (Park City, UT) 15-10, 15-2

Boy’s 8 – Joseph Lee (Baton Rouge, LA) def. Marco Rojas (Stockton, CA) 15-10, 15-0

Boy’s 8 (MB) – Marco Rojas (Stockton, CA) def. Gavin Seaders (Oregon City, OR) 11-0, 9-11, 11-0

Boy’s 6 (MB) – Doug Brenner (Portland, OR) def. Jackson Rogers (Albuquerque, NM) 11-5, 11-6

Girls Singles

 

Girl’s 18 – Kristen Walsh (Salt Lake City, UT) def. Lauren Deutsch (West Hills, CA) 15-7, 15-2

Girl’s 16 – Adrienne Fisher (Dayton, OH) def. Ashley Legget (Klamath Falls, OR) 15-7, 10-15, 11-8

Girl’s 14 – Ashley Legget (Klamath Falls, OR) def. Kelley Fisher (Dayton, OH) 15-3, 14-15, 11-5

Girl’s 12 – Shannon Inglesby (Portland, OR) def. Brittany Legget (Klamath Falls, OR) 15-7, 14-15, 11-1

Girl’s 10 – Kaitlin Inglesby (Portland, OR) def. Wesley Toland (Parkin, AR) 15-14, 7-15, 11-6

Girl’s 8 – Kaitlin Inglesby (Portland, OR) def. Elizabeth Brenner (Portland, OR.) 15-11, 15-12

Girl’s 8 (MB) – Elizabeth Brenner (Portland, OR) def. Sierra Adam (Franktown, CO) 15-1, 15-1

Boys Doubles

 

Boy’s 18 – Cory Martin (Kenosha, WA)/Matt McElhinney (Bradenton, FL) def. Zack Miller (Alto Loma, CA)/Adam Taylor (Shelbyville, IN) 15-12, 15-4

Boy’s 16 – Ryan Lindell (Beaverton, OR)/Brandon Shoemaker (Findlay, OH) def. Clay Burris (Brandon, FL)/Brad Slocum (Sarasota, FL) 15-7, 15-2

Boy’s 14 – Joey Lakowske (Corvallis, OR)/Charles Pratt (Portland, OR) def. Matt Johnson (Farmington, NM)/Drew Toland (Parkin, AZ) 14-15, 15-11, 11-6

Boy’s 12 – Nick Arturo (Anchorage, AK)/Brad Starken (Muskego, WI) def. Jamin Godwin (Mountain Home, AZ)/Harrison Slocum (Sarasota, FL) 15-3, 15-8

Boy’s 10 – Taylor Knoth (Milwaukie, OR)/Billy Wainwright (West Linn, OR) def. Andrew Carter (Akron, OH)/Danny Lavely (Cuyahoga Falls, OH) 15-6, 15-2

Girls Doubles

 

Girl’s 18 – Janel Tisinger (Simi Valley, CA)/Crystal Winfrey (Powell, OH) def. Krystal Csuk (Naperville, IL)/Kristen Walsh (Salt Lake City, UT) by forfeit

Girl’s 16 – Jenny Cary (Beaverton, OR)/Cari Mitlitsky (Fresh Meadows, NY) unchallenged

Girl’s 14 – Kastle Arturo (Anchorage, AK)/Elise Wilson (Bristol, CN) def. Katie Ferguson (Portland, OR)/Dominique Winfrey (Powell, OH) 15-13, 14-15, 11-8

Girl’s 12 – Shannon Inglesby (Portland, OR)/Brittany Legget (Klamath Falls, OR) def. Danielle Pimental (Corvallis, OR)/Liz Taylor (Portland, OR) 14-15, 15-14, 11-0

Girl’s 10 – Nicole Grundman (St. Cloud, MN)/Wesley Toland, Parkin, AR) unchallenged

Mixed Doubles

 

Mixed 18 – Crystal Winfrey (Powell, OH)/Jack Huczek (Rochester Hills, MI) def. Kristen Walsh (Salt Lake City, UT)/Matt McElhinney (Bradenton, FL) 15-12, 8-15, 11-6

Mixed 16 – Adrienne Fisher (Dayton, OH)/Brandon Shoemaker (Findlay, OH) def. Jesi Fuller (Albuquerque, NM)/Dan Sheppick (Milwaukie, OR) 15-11, 15-5

Mixed 14 – Kynzie Dalton (Klamath Falls, OR)/Drew Toland (Parkin, AR) def. Elise Wilson (Bristol, CN)/David LaForest (Queens Village, NY) 15-9, 15-10

Mixed 12 – Kara Mazur (Avon, CN)/Nick Arturo (Anchorage, AK) def. Brittany Legget (Klamath Falls, OR)/Jonathan Doyle (Cincinnati, OH) 15-7, 15-10

Mixed 10 – Wesley Toland (Parkin, AR)/Jose Rojas (Stockton, CA) def. Nichole Grundman (St. Cloud, MN)/Taylor Regier (Gladstone, OR) 15-2, 15-4 

 

 

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