Tennis player McCartney in win column

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.