Nikki’s First Girls 16’s Victory Buckhorn 2014

September 16, 2014

The tournament this weekend was held in Valrico, Florida at Buckhorn Springs ChampionshipSept 13-15, 2014.

Nikki entered into the Girls 16 Division for the first time, turning 11 just 3 days ago, she wanted to play some new girls and have a new challenge.

The first match started right into the Semifinals. Nikki Wins against her opponent Suryanshi Singh 6-1:6-0. Great footwork!

Right into the Finals on the same day, Nikki’s next match was played against Lauren Williams a 6-4; 6-2 Win for the Championship.


The 16’s were not intimidating at all for Nikki. The girls were actually very nice toward her and had great sportsmanship, a great experience overall.

In this tournament both Nikki and her brother Vincent signed up together.

In the boy’s division it was an amazing tournament for Vincent as well. Seeded the #1 player Winning 48 games to 1, just like Nikki did in the Little Mo’s tournament, Vince took home the Champion’s trophy…

F     (1) Vincent Yanez d. Ethan Tamasar 6-1;6-0
SF   (1) Vincent Yanez d. (4) Leo Alexeyev 6-0;6-0
Q    (1) Vincent Yanez d. BELAL MANSOUR 6-0;6-0
16   (1) Vincent Yanez d. Noah Van Dyke 6-0;6-0

This was a great weekend for the Yanez family!  Dad and Mom were so proud of Nikki and her brother Vince.