Litchfield tennis players win Pinewoods tourneys
Litchfield’s Alexandra Honigmann and Charlie Shanks were big winners at recent tennis tournaments at Pinewoods Health and Racquet Club in Torrington.
Honigmann, an eighth-grader at the Litchfield High School, won the girls 14-and-under singles division in the Winter USTA Championships held March 15-16. She won all three of her round robin matches by scores of 6-1 over Washington's Louise Van Tartwijk, 6-4 over Hamden's Sangah Lee, and 6-0 over Glastonbury's Emily Jacy.
Shanks won the boys 12-and-under singles division in the Winter USTA Championships held on March 8. He won his three round robin matches by scores of 8-0 over Weatoque's Adam Na, 8-0 over Easton's Robert Tremont, and 8-1 over Longmeadow, Mass.'s James Foster.
Pinewoods conducts tennis tournaments throughout the year. Call Bob Cofer at 860-482-9424 or check the Pinewoods website at www.pinewoodsclub.com for more information.