John Van Lokeren and Marie Matrka pulled off one of the season's biggest upsets, winning 6-4 against Doug Jones and Austin Hensley. The win propelled Van Lokeren to a 3-0 court record. The group had time to run through the rotation a second time. The next time Jones was 3-0 and the others 1-2. This match was played on Monday night at Indian Hill Winter Club. Hensley & Jones have played numerous pairings on other nights due to the high levels of participation this season on Thursdays.
Hensley 11-5 for the Week
Austin Hensley went 11-5 in five Platform Tennis League matches this week. His best result was a 3-0 performance on a 36-rated court Tuesday night at Maketewah Country Club with Doug Jones, Brett DeCurtins and Richard Canelas. He also was undefeated on a 26-rated court on Thursday night.
Mike Haehnle, winner of the last three Ironman awards for most sets in a season, played for the first time this year. Haehnle was 3-1 on a 17-rated court with Hal Theobald, Patty Nash, Lorena Lasso and Konnor Montchai.
All Go 2-2 on 5-player Court
Each player won two and lost two on the court with Peter Trager, Marie Matrka, Scott McIntosh, Harrison Rogers and Ben Woods. This evenly paired court was rated a 28 with players ranging from 1,248 to 1,427 pairings points. Week #18 Pairings Points.
Van Lokeren, Jones (2), Hensley (2), Eric West and Zach Wilson were undefeated on courts this week. For results from all 16 courts this week: Week #17 Court Results.