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Congrats to Afrika Smith - Finalist In USTA Tournament
By Darnette Weir, BLTA Secretary
Dec 17, 2017 - 3:00:16 PM

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l tor: Afrika Smith & Sierra Donaldson

The BLTA congratulates once again Afrika Smith who emerged finalist at Holiday Level 6 USTA junior tournament in Hallandale, Florida.  Afrika has had a great season this year. She defeated Leyla Britez in the semifinals 7-6(9), 7-5 and fell short of the title to Ashley Velma 3-6, 2-6. Afrika will be participating in BLTA's Open Nationals which begins TOMORROW.

Sierra Donaldson also participated in the Tournament and emerged the consolation winner by defeating Alejandra Coronel 6-2, 6-2.  Sierra will also be participating in BLTA's Open Nationals.

Photo shows both players posing with their trophies.

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