Cahana Captures State Title
Aug. 19, 2002
RICHMOND, VA -- Current Old Dominion tennis All-American, Nataly Cahana (Quriat Balik, Israel), won the women's singles championship and teamed with former Monarch, Mily Kannarkat (Va Beach, VA), to win the women's doubles championship at the Sun Trust Virginia State Tournament held at the Raintree Swim and Rackclub in Richmond Virginia.
The tournament, directed by by Eddie Parker, was held August 3rd - 10th.
In addition, former Monarch standout Scott Steinhour and Tami Riehm had outstanding results. Scott the current tennis director at Salisbury Country Club in Richmond, VA reached the semifinals of the singles and was a doubles finalist with his brother Sean. Tami reached the women's doubles semi finals with partner Margie Walsh.
Associate Coach, John Hill, was a finalist in the mixed doubles.
CAHANA'S RESULTS 1st rd. bye Rd. of 16 defeated Catherine Slagel; 6-0,6-0 Quarterfinals defeated Heather Reynolds; 6-0,6-1 Semifinals defeated Julie Kazmarek; 6-3,6-1 Finals defeated Lindsey Howard; 6-1,6-1
CAHANA / KANNARKAT'S RESULTS 1 st. rd. bye Quarterfinals defeated Campbell / Nance; 6-1,6-1 Semifinals defeated Howard / Harrington; 6-3,6-1 Finals defeated Gale / Kazmarek; 7-5,6-0