Nikki Gets Written Up In Observer For Her Two Time Championships

December 5, 2014

After winning two designated championships within four months, 11 year old Nikki Yanez has another article written up about her accomplishment and victory on December 4th, 2014 in the The Observer:


Eleven-year-old wins designated championship

Eleven-year-old Nikki Yanez won the USTA Florida Level 5 Jaimes Tennis Girls 12s championship Nov. 22 through Nov. 24, in Pembroke Pines.

Yanez, who entered the tournament as the No. 2 seed, went 44-10 in her five matches. Yanez defeated No. 3 seed Ariel Johnson 6-2, 6-0 in the finals to win the singles championship.

With the win, Yanez captured her second Level 5 tournament championship in four months. She also won the North Florida Level 5 tournament in July, in Tallahassee.

Yanez returned to the court Nov. 26 in the Eddie Herr International Championships, at IMG Academy. Yanez won her opening-round qualifier 6-3, 7-6(8) before falling 6-4, 6-4 in the second round.