Jackson tennis pair sweep men's tourney open doubles

Monday, November 23, 2009
Jerry Kinnaman backhands a volley as his playing partner Mitch Kinder looks on Sunday during the men's open doubles final of the Turkey Day tournament at Class Act Family Fitness in Jackson. (LAURA SIMON)

Shane Anderson and Darren Neader swept their way to the men's open doubles title with a 6-0, 6-2 victory in the championship match of the Cape Area Tennis Association's Turkey Day tournament.

The Jackson pair defeated Jerry Kinnaman and Mitch Kinder of Cape Girardeau in the final.

In men's singles, Seth Benton of Charleston, Mo., rallied to defeat Rob Hale of Cape Girardeau, winning 4-6, 7-6, 6-2 in the title match.

Penny Hunter of Sikeston, Mo., won the women's singles title with a 6-4, 4-2 victory over Terri Popp of Jackson, who retired in the second set of the championship match.

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