Friday, August 5, 2022
BAHAMIAN tennis player William McCartney won the Torneo Summer Sportinca, BLN, ALE, INFC (Real Federacion Espanola De Tennis) tournament in Mallorca.
The tournament was held July 11-16 at the Club Sportinica. McCartney captured the young individual male category.
On the road to victory, William received a bye in the 1st round. In the 2nd round, he won over Nicolai Rydholt 6-1, 6-4. In round 3, William won over Nicholas Capel 6-3, 6-4.
In the semis McCartney would face William Delach winning in straight sets 7-6(2), 6-4. In the finals, McCartney would face Mario Hernando, winning convincingly 6-0, 6-2.
“The Bahamas Lawn Tennis Association (BLTA) congratulates William on winning this tournament in Mallorca. William was unseeded and did not drop a set during the entire tournament. He displayed his tennis skills and talent internationally. Continue to shine William!” said a press release.