Sports Briefs, June 16, 2010
GJ’s Wright wins pair of USTA titles
Susan Wright won the United States Tennis Association National Women’s 50-older Championships singles and doubles titles last weekend in Lakewood.
It was her sixth USTA singles indoor title and fourth USTA indoor doubles title.
The Grand Junction woman defeated Joannae Russell of Maples, Fla., 6-3, 6-4 in the singles final.
Wright and Russell defeated Kathy Vick of Lubbock, Texas, and Lori Robertson of Albuquerque, N.M., 6-3, 6-2 in the doubles final.
Wright will compete next month in the National Grass Court Championships in Forest Hills, N.Y.