GENNIFER Pagente dominated the 12th and final leg of the 19th Head Junior Tennis Satellite Circuit, winning two titles at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center in Manila.
Pagente beat Kryshana Brazal, 6-1, 6-2, to capture the girls’ 16-and-under singles title, and won the girls’ 18-and-under singles final, crushing Patricia Lim, 6-4, 6-3.
Marrielle Jarata copped the 10-and-under Unisex crown, defeating Kidlat Estogero, 4-2, 4-5, 4-2,
Second seed Sherwin Nuguit defeated Andrei Jarata, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, to bag the 12-and-under boys’ singles title, while Allen Rombawa bested Raven Hitosis, 6-4, 7-5, to claim the 14-and-under boys’ singles trophy.
Top seed Jose Antonio Tria rallied past Matthew Garcia, 3-6, 6-0, 6-2, to win the 16-and-under boys’ title, while Aljohn Talatayod topped the 18-and-under division when Jarell Edangga retired with the score at 7-5, 3-0.
In the girls’ singles finals, third seed Mica Ella Emana beat sister Kaye Anne Emana, 6-3, 7-5, to gain the 12-and-under crown, while Filipino-Australian Ashley Pearl Mackenzie won over Kryshana Brazal, 6-2, 7-5, to clinch the title.
The doubles champions were Marrielle Jarata and Ginnuel Manlapaz (10-and-under unisex), Rafael Liangco and Raven Hitosis (14-and-under boys), Jose Antonio Tria and Matthew Garcia (18-and-under boys), and Emana sisters (14-and-under girls) in the tournament that drew 300 players and backed by Chris Sports, Toalson strings, UBE Express, the Premium Airport Bus Service, media partners People’s Television, Aksyon Sports, Business Mirror, Philippine Locale, Cook, Health and Fitness, Pilipino Mirror and Philippines Graphics.