Caribbean / U.S. Virgin Islands

4th Development Tournament 

At Torrimar

August 26, 2019

The Torrimar Tennis Club organized the IV Development Tournament of the year,  which featured 127 beginner and intermediate youth players. This event held from August 23 to 25, 2019 was led by Pedro Ochoa and has successful participation of three regions: Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the British Virgin Islands.


The categories played were the followings:


Orange Ball – 10 and under

Green dot Ball- 12 and under

Yellow Ball – 14 & 18 and under   


During the action, in the 10 and under category, Dylan Rosado and Paola Muñiz were the orange-ball champions, while Angelybeth Rivera and Miguel Quiñones triumphed in the green dot ball category of 12 years and under. In the yellow ball category, Mardi Roques and Juan Arill became the new leaders of the 14 and under division, while Ignacio Zorrilla and Leiah Arroyo did the same to achieve the 1st place of 18 and under.





Boys' 18 Singles

Ignacio Zorrilla d. Ian Cerezo    4-3; 4-2


Girls' 18 Singles

Leiah Arroyo d. Alexandra Sanchez    4-1; 4-1


Boys' 14 Singles

Juan Arill d. Jose Desiderio Ronda    4-2; 4-0


Girls' 14 Singles

Mardi Roques d. Anabella Del Valle    4-0; 4-1


Boys' 12 Singles

Miguel Quiñones d. Julián Andrés Bermúdez Sauri    4-3; 4-0


Girls' 12 Singles

Angelybeth Rivera Vazquez d. Aurora Lugo    4-0; 3-4; 1-0


Boys’ 10 Singles

Dylan E Rosado d. Edwin Rivera Méndez    3-0; 3-0


Girls' 10 Singles

Paola Muñiz d. Sayralanis Fournier    4-2; 4-1


We also want to mention and recognize the following players who came to this tournament here in Puerto Rico with their parents to continue developing their tennis skills.


U.S. Virgin Islands


Yared Alfred                     Christiansted, VI

Deandrea Baijnauth         St Thomas, VI

Caden Cox                        Christiansted, VI

Yannic Elizee                     Christiansted, VI

Ozzy West Odom             Christiansted, VI

Mekai Peters                     Kingshill, VI


British Virgin Islands


Zoe Richards                    Road Town, BVI

Malaika Bowens               Road Town, Tortole

Mikyle McMillan               Road Town, BVI

Amaia Wheatley               Tortola, BVI

Declan Wheatley              BVI


Upcoming Tournaments


The next Development Tournament will be held from October 11 to 13 on the courts of the Centro de Tenis Honda in Bayamón. For more information, you can access the following link, or contact Jorge Orro at 787-510-7455. Registration ends on October 3, 2019.


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