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Jutras, Cofer Champions At Pinewoods Tourney.
Local Junior Tennis Players Peter Jutras and Sabrina Cofer were each victorous in their age divisions in The Connecticut USTA Championships Tennis Tournament held at Pinewoods Health and Racquet Club, July 12,13.
Jutras, from Collinsville, won 3 matches in route to the the Boy's 16 and Under Division Title.
His toughest match was his first one in the quarterfinals as he squeezed past Avon's Samuel Flaxman in a 3 Hour Marathon, 3-6,6-4,7-5.
In the semifinals he defeated New Hartford's Tyler Lemieux 6-3,6-1 and then in the finals he bested Simsbury's Eduardo Rosadio 6-3,6-2.
Cofer, from Litchfield, beat Bridgewater's Amanda Payne 6-1,6-4 in the semifinals and then snuck by Watertown's Angelica Pecci in the finals 6-4,6-3 to win the Girl's 16 and Under Division.
Cofer is only 14.
Both Jutras and Cofer train at Pinewoods Health and Racquet Club. Pinewoods has many Tournaments coming up, both Junior and Adult. For more information, call Bob Cofer at (860)482-9424 or check the Website at www.pinewoodsclub.com.
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