Local Tennis Teaching Professionals Doug Madeux and Bob Cofer won their respective divisions in the Thanksgiving Classic Tennis Tournament held at Pinewoods Health and Racquet Club November 24th and 25th. Madeux, from Harwinton, won the Men’s Open Singles Division with 3 victories on the way to the Championship. In the Quarterfinals he beat Wallingford’s Adam Sinkala 6-4,6-1 and then went on to defeat West Hartford’s Dan Couzens in a nailbiter 2-6,6-3,7-6 in the semifinals and John Holschlag from Bristol in the finals 6-4,6-4. Cofer, Pinewoods Club Owner, won the 4.5 Men’s Singles Division with wins over Norwalk’s Raphael Hurwitz 6-0,6-2 in the semifinals and William Schneider from Hopkinton, New Hampshire in the finals 6-2,6-0. Pinewoods has Tennis Tournaments virtually every weekend this Winter. Call Bob Cofer at (860)482-9424 or check this Web Site.
Litchfield High School Sophomore Sabrina Cofer won her Division in the USTA CT. Junior Championships Tennis Tournament at Pinewoods November 10th and 11th. The 15 year old Cofer won the Girl’s 16 & Under Division with a 6-1,6-0 win over Westport’s Alexandra Collins in the finals. Litchfield High School’s #1 Singles Player trains at Pinewoods. Pinewoods has Tennis Tournaments virtually every weekend this Winter. For more info, check this site.