Re: irish tennis
Here is an article from an Irish newspaper - Sunday Independent - 02/12/07.
Bowtell takes U16 title
Greystones player Amy Bowtell truck a major blow for Irish underage tennis when she captured the girls' singles U-16 title in the European Tennis Association event in Gothenburg yesterday, defeating Poland's Katarzyna Kaleta 6-3 5-7 7-6(7/4) in the final.
The victory of no.6 seed Bowtell, 137 in the European u-16 rankings, was additionally creditable as Kaleta was the top seed and is placed as high as 17 in the European U-16's. Three weeks ago, Bwtell finished runner up in an ITF under 18 event in Andorra, and next week she chases additional ITF U-18 ranking points in a tournament in Belarus.