April 12, 1993 |
It has been more than two years since Canyon High senior Eric Lin changed his approach to tennis. But every so often, Lin is reminded of his past by dazed opponents. "At a junior tournament last year, a guy came up to me at the net after I beat him and said, 'Man, I thought you were a baseliner with a two-handed backhand. I asked my friend about you and he said that's the way you play,' " Lin said. "I get that a lot from people."
April 10, 1993 |
Tornado warnings and an afternoon rainstorm interrupted play at the Easter Bowl junior tennis championships Friday at the Doral Resort and Country Club. In the boys' 18s, the singles semifinal matches involving Eric Lin of Anaheim and Glenn Weiner of Cypress were suspended. They are scheduled to be resumed today.
April 7, 1993
Eric Lin of Anaheim rallied for a 4-6, 6-3, 7-5 victory against Jack Brasington of Miami in the second round of the boys' 18 division at the Easter Bowl Junior Tennis Championships Tuesday at the Doral Resort & Country Club in Miami. Glen Weiner of Cypress also won his second-round match in the 18 division, defeating Taryn Burgk of Boca Raton, 6-4, 6-3. In the girls' 16 division, fourth-seeded Brandi Freudenberg of Orange defeated Jennifer Heiser of Stockton, 6-4, 6-2 in a second-round match.
May 19, 1993 |
Canyon High senior Eric Lin said Tuesday he is withdrawing from the Southern Section individual singles tournament because of an inflamed right elbow. Lin, who reached the semifinals of the Easter Bowl tournament in Miami, probably would have been one of the favorites to win the section singles tournament that starts Saturday. But Lin, who easily won three sets Tuesday in the team competition against Mission Viejo, was advised by his doctor to rest his elbow.
April 9, 1993 |
Anaheim's Eric Lin and Glenn Weiner of Cypress won their quarterfinal matches at the Easter Bowl Junior Tennis Championships Thursday at Doral Resort & Country Club. Playing in the boys' 18s, Lin of Anaheim and Canyon High beat Arturo Zizold of Key Biscayne, Fla., 6-1, 6-4, and Weiner of Cypress beat Florida's B.J. Stearns, 6-4, 6-1. Lin, seeded 16th, will play the highest seeded player remaining, No. 2 Eric Taino of Jersey City, N.J., today in a semifinal. No. 9 Weiner will play No.
April 8, 1993 |
Orange County players upset two of the top-seeded competitors in the boys' 18 division of the Easter Bowl Junior Tennis Championships Wednesday at the Doral Resort and Country Club. In the third round, ninth-seeded Glenn Weiner of Cypress beat No. 1 Eddie Jacques of Huntsville, Ala., 7-6, 6-3 (6-4), and No. 16 Eric Lin of Anaheim beat No. 3 Wayne Boich of Aventura, Fla., 7-6 (8-6), 6-1. "Winning the Easter Bowl would make my year," Weiner said. "I was mentally tough out there today."