Monday, September 16, 2013

New rankings, TV schedule, calendar

PRO RANKINGS
     Following are this week's world rankings of professional players with Northern California ties (change from last week in parentheses):
Men
   Bob Bryan, 35 years old, 1998 NCAA doubles champion from Stanford -- Career-high No. 1 in doubles (no change), unranked in singles.
   Mike Bryan, 35 years old, 1998 NCAA doubles champion from Stanford -- Career-high No. 1 in doubles (no change), unranked in singles.
   Mardy Fish, 31 years old, Sacramento Capitals of World TeamTennis (2012-13) -- No. 359 in singles (no change), No. 126 in doubles (-2).
   Bradley Klahn, 23 years old, 2010 NCAA singles champion and 2011 NCAA doubles runner-up from Stanford -- No. 133 in singles (-1), No. 180 in doubles (no change).
   Scott Lipsky, 32 years old, 2002 NCAA doubles runner-up from Stanford -- No. 29 in doubles (no change), unranked in singles.
   Sam Querrey, 25 years old, San Francisco native, Capitals (2012-13) -- No. 31 in singles (no change), No. 170 in doubles (no change).
   Ryan Sweeting, 26 years old, Capitals (2012-13) -- No. 525 in singles (+3), No. 873 in doubles (-3).
   Dmitry Tursunov, 30 years old, trains at Gorin Tennis Academy in Sacramento suburb of Granite Bay -- No. 34 in singles (-2), No. 198 in doubles (+2).
Women
   Mallory Burdette, 22 years old, NCAA singles runner-up in 2012 and NCAA doubles champion in 2011 and 2012 from Stanford -- No. 121 in singles (+1), No. 433 in doubles (-1).
   Nicole Gibbs, 20 years old, NCAA singles champion in 2012 and 2013 and NCAA doubles champion in 2012 from Stanford -- No. 210 in singles (no change), No. 557 in doubles (-5).
   Macall Harkins, Redding resident -- No. 244 in doubles (+5), No. 757 in singles (+4).
   Raquel Kops-Jones, 30 years old, 2003 NCAA doubles champion from Cal -- No. 16 in doubles (no change), unranked in singles.
   Megan Moulton-Levy, 28 years old, Capitals (2013) -- No. 53 in doubles (+1), unranked in singles.
   Maria Sanchez, 23 years old, Modesto product -- No. 115 in singles (+1), No. 128 in doubles (+1).
   Yasmin Schnack, 25 years old, Elk Grove resident -- No. 438 in doubles (-1), No. 958 in singles (+2.
   Taylor Townsend, 17 years old, Capitals (2013) -- No. 277 in singles (-3), No. 295 in doubles (-3).
TV SCHEDULE
(All Times PDT)
Tuesday
   Metz (men), early rounds, Tennis Channel, 4-10 p.m. (delay).
Wednesday
   Metz (men), early rounds, Tennis Channel, 4-10 p.m. (delay).
Thursday
   Metz (men), early rounds, Tennis Channel, 5-9 a.m., 4-8 p.m. (delay). 
   Guangzhou (women), quarterfinals, noon-4 p.m., 8-10 p.m. (delay).
Friday
   Guangzhou (women), semifinals, Tennis Channel, noon-4 p.m. (delay).      
    Metz (men), quarterfinals, Tennis Channel, 4-8 p.m. (delay).
   St. Petersburg (men), quarterfinals, Tennis Channel, 8-10 p.m. (delay).
Saturday
   Guangzhou (women), final, Tennis Channel, 10 a.m.-noon (delay), 8-10 p.m. (replay).
   St. Petersburg (men), semifinals, Tennis Channel, noon-4 p.m. (delay).
   Metz (men), semifinals, Tennis Channel, 4-8 p.m. (delay).
Sunday
   Seoul (women), final, Tennis Channel, noon-2 p.m. (delay), 7-9 p.m. (replay).
   St. Petersburg (men), final, Tennis Channel, 2-4 p.m. (delay), 9-11 p.m. (repeat).
   Metz (men), final, Tennis Channel, 5-7 p.m. (delay). 
CALENDAR
   Saturday -- Sixth annual UC Davis Aggie Pro Am, Marya Welch Tennis Center, tennis at 9 a.m., lunch ($25) at 11:30 a.m.
   Monday-Sept. 29 -- $50,000 Napa Valley Challenger (men), Napa Valley Country Club, 3385 Hagen Road, Napa, Calif., 94558, www.napavalleychallenger.com, (707) 252-2299. Qualifying begins Saturday at 9 a.m., main draw Monday not before 11:30 a.m. 2012 champions -- Inaugural tournament.
   Sept. 30-Oct. 6 -- $100,000 Natomas Challenger (men), Natomas Racquet Club, 2450 Natomas Park Drive, Sacramento, Calif., 95833, www.natomaschallenger.com, (916) 649-0909. Qualifying begins Sept. 28 at 9 a.m., main draw Sept. 30 at 10 a.m. 2012 champions: James Blake, Tennys Sandgren-Rhyne Williams.
   Oct. 7-13 -- $100,000 First Republic Bank Tiburon Challenger (men), Tiburon Peninsula Club, 1600 Mar West Street, Tiburon, Calif., 94920, (415) 789-7900, www.tiburonchallenger.com. Qualifying begins Oct. 5 at 10 a.m., main draw Oct. 7 not before 11:30 a.m. 2012 champions: Jack Sock, Rik de Voest-Chris Guccione.
   Oct. 19-Nov. 3 -- Sacramento Clay Court League, Ben Combs' house, 8582 Westin Lane, Orangevale, Calif., 95662, registration deadline Oct. 4, www.sacramentoclaycourtleague.com.

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