Hometown bet Jufe-an Cocoy stands out in Bacolod stop of HEAD Jr. tennis circuit
Caesar Po ruled the boys' 18-and-under class.

BACOLOD native Jufe-an Cocoy dominated the sixth leg of 19th HEAD Junior Tennis Satellite Circuit by winning two crowns while second seed Caesar Po took the 18-and-under boys’ singles class at the Panaad tennis courts in Bacolod City. 

Cocoy relied on her strong backhand to beat Ma. Hannah Divinagracia, 6-0, 6-2, and clinch the 12-and-under girls’ singles crown. She also defeated Shedel Aigley Gica, 6-4, 6-4, to win the 14-and-under girls’ singles trophy. 

Po, on the other hand, beat RJ Dejilla, 7-5, 6-1, to bag the 18-and-under boys’ singles crown, but the third-seeded Dejilla bounced back in the 16-and-under boys’ single finals where she got back at Po, 2-6, 6-4, 3-0 (ret). 

Top seed Marben Erl Mosquera beat Joshua Raymundo, 6-0, 6-1, to take home the 14-and-under boys’ singles trophy while Kerwin De Asis beat Giovani Dimate, 6-1, 6-3, for the 12-and-under boys’ singles title of the tournament organized by HEAD Philippines distributor Dynamic sports.

Divinagracia nipped Giovani Dimate, 5-4 (5), 5-4 (2), to claim the 10-and-under unisex singles crown. 

In other singles finals results, top seed Kiana De Asis crushed Shedel Aigley Gica, 6-2, 6-3, to gain the 16-and-under girls’ title while Valerie Desoyo beat Jewel Milliam, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, to snare the 18-and-under girls’ title.

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