US Players Finish Year Ranked #1 in the World Rankings

The following US Players finished the year ranked #1 in the ITF Senior World Rankings:

· Larry Turville, Naples, Florida, Men’s 60

· King Van Nostrand, Vero Beach Florida, Men’s 75

· Patricia Zerdan, Dallas, TX, Women’s 35

· Julie Cass, Austin, TX, Women’s 40

· Fran Chandler, Jackson, TN, Women’s 45,

· Diane Fishburne, Charleston, SC, Women’s 50

· Tina Karwasky, Glendale, CA, Women’s 55

· Donna Fales, Coral Gables, FL, Women’s 70

· Dorothy Matthiessen, Pasadena, CA, Women’s 75

Turville, Van Nostrand, Cass, Chandler, Fishburne, Karwasky and Fales all won the ITF World Individual singles championships in 2010 and Turville, Cass and Fales won the doubles championship too.

In 2010 the US teams won 11 of the 19 Cups held in the 35-75 Women’s and 35-80 Men’s divisions. Turville, Van Nostrand, Cass, Chandler, Fishburne, Karwasky, Fales and Matthiessen were all on winning Cup teams in 2010.