Player Spotlight: Astro Pilipovic

JMTA’s Astro Pilipovic won his first and second tournaments in consecutive weekends!

Astro had his first tournament win on November 2 at the Boys’ 10 & Under L1B held at Bogota. The weekend immediately following, Astro won the singles championship at the Boys’ 10 & Under at CenterCourt Marlboro, beating the number 1, 2, and 3 seeds on his way to the victory.

Astro has been training at JMTA for several years and is currently privately coached by JMTA Assistant Director, Greg Evans. Astro also trained for several years under U10 Director, Ted Dimond.

“Astro has been working really hard on his approach to playing matches and strategy, and on giving 100% in both groups and in matches. It’s great to see his hard work beginning to pay off, but I know this is just the beginning of the great things we will see from Astro,” said Coach Evans.