Category Archives: Tournament Results

Thai Kwiatkowski Wins Puerto Rico F1 Futures

On December 25th, 2016, Thai competed in a futures tournament over in Puerto Rico. Playing as the sixth seed, Thai was able to win the tournament without dropping a single set! From all of us at Providence Plantation and the Charlotte area, we congratulate Thai on this amazing win and many more!

Thai Kwiatkowski US Open First Round

Thai was recently given the honor to compete in the 2017 US Open. His automatic bid to the main draw was due to his outstanding performance in the 2017 NCAA singles tournament. Him and his opponent, Mischa Zverev (27) battled it out for 3 hours and 28 minutes in a thrilling first round matchup. He […]

Thai Kwiatkowski Wins USA F33 Futures In Houston, TX

Congratulations to Thai Kwiatkowski on winning the F33 Futures tournament in Houston TX, over the past weekend! Thai managed to win in style by sweeping all his opponents in straight sets throughout the tournament. This bumps Thai up even higher in ATP world rankings Coach Bill and everyone at Providence Plantation want to congratulate Thai […]

Bill Belser Coached Key Members of Both NCAA National Championship Teams

Bill Belser has accomplished quite a rare feat- he has coached key members of both the women’s and men’s NCAA national championship teams! Both Thai Kwiatkowski (#2 at UVA) and Taylor Davidson (#2 at Stanford) trained with Bill during their winter break at Providence Plantation Racquet and Swim Club, where Bill runs an extensive High […]

NC Junior Clay Court Championships Results

Two of Bill Belser Tennis Academy’s juniors, Shelby Prince and Delaney Martin, competed in the NC Junior Clay Court Championships this week. Delaney Martin won her first match before falling to the number one seed in the quarterfinals of the Girls’ 12s division. Shelby Prince placed third overall in the Girls’ 16s division. She defeated […]

Racquet Club Summer Slam- BTA Players Won 1st Place in Two Divisions!

The Racquet Club Summer Slam NC L4 was a great tournament for Bill Belser Tennis Academy! Ruta Petrikis and Delaney Martin both participated in the tournament. Ruta Petrikis (below on the right) won the Girls’ 14s division and Delaney Martin (below on the left) won the Girls’ 12s division. Congratulations, Delaney and Ruta!    

Erik Everett and Jonathan Prince (BTA Players) Participate in US OPEN Sectional Qualifying Tournament in GA

Erik Everett and Jonathan Prince, two of Bill Belser Tennis Academy’s top players, recently participated in the Southern US Open Sectional Qualifying Tournament in Norcross, Georgia. This tournament is one of many regional tournaments across the nation that players participate in in attempts to qualify for the US Open. Erik and Jonathan both did a […]

Charlotte Country Club Jr. Tournament NC L4 Results

One of Bill Belser Tennis Academy’s juniors, Ian Murphy, participated in the Charlotte Country Club Jr. Tournament NC L4 this week and did extremely well! Ian took out the #1 seed in the quarterfinals, and went on to win the entire Boys’ 14s division. Congratulations, Ian!    

Firethorne Junior Open NC L4- Belser Tennis Academy Juniors Had a Great Tournament!

Many of the juniors who train here at Belser Tennis Academy participated in the Firethorne Junior Open NC L4 last weekend. The hard work they put in this Spring was clear, as they all did a great job! Alec Strause reached the semifinals of the Boys’ 16 and Under division. Ruta Petrikis (shown below) won […]

CareFree boat Club Blakeney Junior Open update

All of Bill Belser Tennis Academy’s junior players did a great job at the CareFree Boat Club Blakeney Junior Open! Ruta Petrikis reached the finals of the Girls’ 14s, Jon Harrell reached the quarterfinals of the Boys’ 14s, and Wills Belser reached the Consolation semifinals of the Boys’ 14s. Great job, everyone!