Jenna Thompson and Mark Agafonov both won the North Carolina Junior Clay Court Championship! 14-year old Jenna won the girls 18 division beating the number 4, 2 and 1 seeded players all in streight sets. Over the years Jenna has won the NC clay court championship in girls' 10, 12, 14, 16 and now 18s! This will be a tough reconrd to beat! Mark Agafonov, who turned 9-years old only a couple of weeks ago, won the boys' 11 division beating the number 2 seeded [...]
Big congratulations to Jenna Thompson for winning the girls' 16 NC State Tar Heel Qualifier NC L1 in Winston Salem, NC in singles and doubles! Awesome Jenna!! Same goes to Kate Earnhardt for winning the girls' 18 doubles and placing 3rd in girls' 18 singles at the same tournament! Great job girls!! #JennaThompson #KateEarnhardt #JohanKriekTennisAcademy #JKTA #JKTAteam #NCtennis #elitetennisacademy #tennis #trainingwithrealchampions
Big congratulations to 14-year old Jenna Thompson for winning the girls' 18 NC L1 HondaJet North Carolina Junior Spring State Closed Championship in singles and doubles!!! Unseeded Jenna did not lose a set the entire tournament beating players seeded 3, 2 and 1 back to back! Awesome Jenna!!!!! Outstanding!!! #JennaThompson #johankriektennisacademy #JKTA #JKTAteam #NorthCarolina #tennis #champion #elitetennisacademy #trainingwithrealchampions
ITF Lexington South Carolina update: Another outstanding win by Jenna Thompson at her first ever ITF event. After beating a 17-year old opponent from Germany 6/3 6/1 this morning, 13-year old Jenna just beat the number 8 nationally ranked (ranked number 1 in Tennessee) junior player Sophie Abrams 6/3 6/0 to advanced into the final ITF qualification round. Johan Kriek and Sabina Simmonds were both there to support Jenna. "Jenna played an outstanding match. Wasn't as easy as the score says," said Johan Kriek after [...]
Today at JKTA: 13-Year old Jenna Thompson getting ready for her first 18 and under ITF in Lexington, SC with Johan Kriek. Good luck Jenna! #JohanKriekTennisAcademy #JKTA #JohanKriek #JennaThompson #ITF #JKTAteam #elitetennisacademy #Charlotte #Charlottetennis #trainingwithrealchampions
Congratulations to Jenna Thompson, ranked number 1 in North Carolina in girls' 14, to once again being selected to represent Team North Carolina in the prestigious Southern Cup. Jenna was the number 1 player on North Carolina Team, which finished 2nd overall after beating South Carolina in the gold section and losing to Georgia. However, Jenna won her singles match against the number 1 player from Georgia. As always great job Jenna!! #JennaThompson #SoutherCup #NorthCarolina #JohanKriekTennisAcademy #JKTA #JKTAteam #Charlotte #NC #tennis
Big congratulations to Jenna Thompson and Noah McDonlad for winning the L2 North Carolina Clay Court Championships in Charlotte, North Carolina. Jenna, only 13-years old, won the girls' 16 category and Noah is the boys' 11 champion. We are very proud of both of the players as well as other JKTA players who competed in the NC Clay Court Championships! Go JKTA!
Big congratulations to Jenna Thompson, girls' 14 NC State Tar Heel Qualifier (NC L1) singles champion! JKTA team including Johan Kriek and Sabina Simmonds as well as Jenna's parents and siblings were there to support Jenna! Awesome job Jenna!! #JohanKriekTennisAcademy #JKTA #JKTAteam #elitetennisacademy #JohanKriek #SabinaSimmonds #JennaThompson #tennis #juniortennis #champion
Congratulations to Jenna Thompson for finishing 3rd at the girls' 14 USTA Southern Level 1A Singles Championships in Knoxville, Tennessee! Great job Jenna! Johan Kriek and Evgeny Slesarev were there to support Jenna as well as other JKTA players who were also competing in the event.
Jenna Thompson has a lot of reasons to smile these days. She is the number 1 player in the girls' 12-and-under category in North Carolina, who was also recently selected to be the top player on the North Carolina Team at the Southern Cup that was played in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The nationally ranked 12-year old also just won the girls' 14 North Carolina Junior Clay Court Championship a couple of months ago. To read more about Jenna's success please read the following article that was [...]