Between Max Benson and Ronan Jachuck the Northern Region has more than it’s share of winners at the Little Mo Tournament. This year we have Elise Wagle. Elise managed to win the USTA Eastern Sectional Little Mo tournament in the 9 year old category and went into the Chicago Regional as the top seed. At the Sectionals, she beat Sophia Weiland of Dresden, Germany 7-5, 6-1 then beat Madison Seig in the finals 7-6, 6-1.
In the North Regionals she started off with a 6-4, 7-6 (4) win over Emily Callahan of Lake Forest, Illinois. Next up was Kyra Emmanouilidis of Inverness, Illinois. She beat Kyra 6-0, 6-0. In the semi finals she beat #2 seeded Olivia Almy of Southbough, Mass 6-3, 6-3.
Next up is the National Championships which are being held in Austin, Texas – October 19-22. Follow Elise here at the Adirondack Tennis Blog.