NIKKI IS USTA FLORIDA STATE LEVEL 3 CHAMPION

January 21, 2015

The USTA Florida Level 3 Dave Barkesdale Jr Dixie Boy’s & Girl’s 12s Tournament was a Florida State Championship and was held in Tampa, Florida January 17-19, 2015.

For the first time, I was seeded the #1 in a big State tournament. In a round of 32 I won 60 games and lost only 7.

F (1) Nikki Yanez d. (2) Maya Rukosuev 6-0; 6-1
SF (1) Nikki Yanez d. (3) Sophia Fornaris 6-3; 6-1
Q (1) Nikki Yanez d. (8) Daniela Porges 6-2; 6-0
16 (1) Nikki Yanez d. Julia-Rose Siegler 6-0; 6-0
32 (1) Nikki Yanez d. Arielle Benayoun 6-0; 6-0

The biggest win before this weekend was for 650 points in a Level 5. In this tournament I earned 1400 points by winning the Level 3, it is the highest ranked Florida Tournament. I now move on and compete in the Nationals!