Aviano sweeps ASIL tennis championships
AVIANO AIR BASE, Italy — Host Aviano collected all four titles Saturday in the American Schools in Italy League tennis championships.
Shadi Kertbo and Brad Smith claimed the girls and boys singles titles in straight sets over opponents from the American Overseas School of Rome. Kertbo beat Katia Trukanova 6-2, 6-0, and Smith defeated Carle Barrack 6-4, 7-5.
Aviano’s doubles teams of Kia Kertbo and Greg Vogel and Ashley Mead and Eliana Sheets also defeated AOSR opponents.
Kertbo and Vogel prevailed 6-1, 2-6, 7-6 (7-4) over Nick Wallen and Sean Satterwhite in 2½ hours, while Mead and Sheets stopped Anna Grasso and Tjasa Volk 6-4, 6-2.