Eight players win championships in Taylor Open Tennis Tournament

Sal Portugal and Amanda Pressotto were two-time winners in the 2006 Taylor Open Tennis Tournament. The tournament is held the first week of August each year at Kennedy High School. The event is directed by Jerry Escheck, junior tennis director at the Fairlane Club in Dearborn.

Here are the results of this year's championship matches:

Men’s Singles: Sal Portugal defeated Andre Sandu by default
Men’s Doubles: Sal Portugal and Andre Sandu defeated Jerry Escheck and Justin Toth, 6-7, 7-5, 6-3
Men's 35 & Over Singles: Larry Turner defeated Bob DuRivage, 6-7, 6-4, 6-2
Women’s Singles: Amanda Pressotto defeated Asia Carreathers, 6-1, 6-1
Mixed Doubles: Carl Pressotto and Amanda Pressotto defeated Jerry Escheck and Amy Pike, 6-0, 6-2
18 & Under Singles: Chris Vyletel defeated Jason Smith, 6-3, 6-1
16 & Under Singles: Matt Boley defeated Arthur Pawlikowski, 6-2, 6-2
12 & Under Singles: Darius Turner defeated Joey Loselle, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2