Milford, CT (PRWEB) April 05, 2012
Milford Indoor Tennis regional junior tennis teams have had a remarkable season. To start, the Milford Huskies, 14 and Under Junior USTA tennis team finished the season in second place in the Southern Connecticut advanced division. The team, though young, is comprised of some junior players that have been playing at Milford Indoor Tennis since 2008. The Huskies coached by Bryan Adinolfi will try to qualify for the post season tournament in August. If successful the team will have a chance to qualify for Nationals in September. "I have been coaching some of these kids since we started our first Junior USTA team back in 2009 and to see the improvement and maturity over each season as well as over all three years is the best thing any coach could ask for from a team! Together they have become some of the most promising junior’s tennis players in Connecticut. I am excited for them." Bryan said.
The Milford Dragons, also based out of Milford Indoor Tennis are the 18 and Under Junior USTA team. Together they finished the season undefeated and in second place in Southern Connecticut intermediate division, behind the only other undefeated team from Stamford. The Milford Dragons have qualified for the post season tournament in August where they will compete for a spot in Nationals in September. Bryan Adinolfi, is also the coach for the Dragons and said "It’s so great to see these high school kids who play for various high school tennis teams in the area, working together as comrades at Milford Indoor Tennis and frankly just getting excited to compete as a team where they train individually.”
The Milford Trojans, Milford's 12 and Under advanced USTA tennis team has finished the season 8-0 after defeating Trumbull Racquet Club on Sunday. They finished in 1st place in the USTA Junior team tennis Southern Connecticut league play. The Trojans, coached by Paul Coorssen, qualified for the CT state championships August 7-9th, 2012. Coach Paul Coorssen said "It is great to see the kids develop as players and young people. For a sport that in many ways is very individual, it is very exciting to see the support they give each other throughout the season. Everyone on the team contributed and improved as the season went on!"
Bryan Adinolfi was a 4 year starter and senior captain for UConn tennis. He has also served as an assistant coach for UConn Men’s tennis, Syracuse Women’s tennis and Quinnipiac Men’s tennis. He’s been a teaching pro at Milford Indoor Tennis since 2008. Paul Coorssen played Division II tennis at the University of Bridgeport. In 2009 Paul was ranked #1 in the Men’s 45 and older doubles in New England. He has been a teaching professional at Milford Indoor Tennis for six years.
For more information on the Junior USTA program at Milford Indoor Tennis please reach out at http://www.milfordindoortennis.com or call us at 203-876-1776.
Milford Indoor Tennis, 580 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT 06460.