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Local players fare well in Atmore Open

By Staff
The Atmore Open Tennis Tournament was held this past weekend with several local players took championship trophies home.
Owen Moore defeated another Atmore participant, David Gehman for the Men's Singles "C" championship.
Billy Madison teamed up with Lou Vickery of Birmingham to claim the Men's Doubles "A" title while the team of Merrill Ledford and John Strahle took home the Men's Doubles "B" title.
Following are other results from the Atmore Open.
Mens Singles "A"
Brian Jordan (Mobile) def. Mack Faircloth Colgrove (Jackson, Miss.) 6-0; 6-2
Mens Singles "B"
Greg West (Citronelle) def. Kenny Hedgepeth (Monroeville) 6-4; 6-4
Mens Singles "C"
Owen Moore (Atmore) def. David Gehman (Atmore) 6-4; 4-6; 6-3
Mens Doubles "A"
Billy Madison (Atmore)/Lou Vickery (Birmingham) def. Tommy White/Rusty Pennington (Atmore) 6-2: 6-1
Mens Doubles "B"
Merrill Ledford/John Strahle (Atmore) def. Joe Walding/Greg West (Citronelle) 6-3; 6-1
Mens Doubles "C"
Randal Adams/Mitchell Adams (Atmore) def. Sam Lee/Scott Lee (Atmore) 7-5; 2-6; 6-4
Womens Doubles
Pat Hendrix (Monroeville)/Donna Clark (Birmingham) def. Brandy Rigsby/Elizabeth Moorhead (Atmore) 6-0; 6-2
Mixed Doubles "A"
Bobby Hood/Pat Hendrix (Monroeville) def. Mack Faircloth Colgrove (Jackson, Miss)/Mary Cathering Faircloth (Atmore) 6-1; 6-1
Mixed Doubles "B"
Joe Walding/Candy Lomax (Citronelle) def. Ross Terry (Atmore)/Katie Coleman (Montana) 6-2; 6-2