Shane Shines In Champaign

CHAMPAIGN, November 16, 2018 As the only seeded player left in singles play at the JSM Challenger of Champaign-Urbana, the tournament’s No. 4 Reilly Opelka defeated France’s Tak Khunn Wang 6-2, 6-2. The 21-year-old US-American sent down 10 aces, winning 92 […]

Shane Upsets Granollers To Reach Quarterfinals At Champaign Challenger

CHAMPAIGN, November 15, 2018 In a day of upsets, only three seeded players or teams remain in the singles main draw of the $75,000 JSM Challenger of Champaign-Urbana. US-American qualifier Ryan Shane knocked out the tournament’s No. 1 Marcel Granollers of […]

Hiltzik Advances At JSM Challenger Of Champaign

CHAMPAIGN, November 13, 2018 Former Illini All-American Jared Hiltzik returned to his home courts on Monday nightat the 2018 JSM Challenger of Champaign-Urbana. The 24-year-old Floriad resident won straight sets to defeat teenager Jeffrey John Wolf from the United States […]

Semis At JSM Challenger Champaign Are Set

CHAMPAIGN, November 17, 2017 Tim Smyczek kncoked out top seed and fellow US-American Tennys Sandgren on Thursday to reach the semi-finals of the $75,000 JSM Challenger of Champaign-Urbana. The tournament’s number seven didn’t face a break point, converting two of […]

Laaksonen Defends Champaign Challenger Title

CHAMPAIGN, November 21, 2016 Henri Laaksonen successfully defended his title at the 21st edition of the $50,000 JSM Challenger of Champaign-Urbana, one of the longest-running men’s events on the USTA Pro Circuit. The second seed from Switzerland defeated Rubens Bemelmans of […]

Laaksonen Claims First ATP Challenger Title Winning In Champaign

CHAMPAIGN, November 22, 2015 The final day of the US-$ 50,000 JSM Challenger in Champaign has come to an end. The week was filled with wonderful players, tennis and fans. First up in Saturday’s doubles final, the unseeded duo David O’Hare […]

Three US-Americans In The Stage Of The Final Four in Champaign

CHAMPAIGN, November 20, 2015 The two top-seeds crashed out on Thursday at the US-$ 50,000 JSM Challenger in Champaign. Taylor Fritz cruised past the tournament’s number one Malek Jaziri, winning 6-1, 6-2 in only 64 minutes. The 18-year-old US-American saved […]

Daniel Evans continues winning streak in Champaign

CHAMPAIGN, November 18, 2015 The first round at the US-$ 50,000 JSM Challenger of Champaign-Urbana concluded on Tuesday. Second seed Austin Krajicek won the all-US-American-affair against qualifier Raymond Sarmiento 6-4, 6-4. The world number 101 from Florida saved all of […]

Jaziri And Harrison Untroubled Into Second Round In Champaign

CHAMPAIGN, November 17, 2015 After the last rounds of qualifying and day one of the main draw US-$ 50,000 JSM Challenger tournament, all eight seeds remain in the main draw. One doubles team earned a qualifying spot into the doubles main […]