Former Lincoln East players Brandon Videtich and Zach Northey advanced to Friday’s men’s open singles quarterfinals with victories yesterday in the 84th annual National Public Parks Championships in St. Louis.
Lincoln native Jack Sock is the third seed at the USTA Boys 18 National Championships, which begin today in Kalamazoo, Mich. Three-time state high school champion Jackson Withrow is seeded 21st. In the boys national 16s, also in Kalamazoo, Creighton Prep’s Anthony Del Core is seeded sixth.
Lincoln East senior Stephanie Mannix won the girls 18 singles title last weekend at the Nebraska Junior Closed State Championships in Kearney.
J.T. Christian, a junior in the Creighton men’s tennis program, won a doubles title at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Summer Circuit event held in Norman, Oklahoma.