Henry Baughman wins two tennis titles

Published 2:12 pm Friday, April 28, 2017

Henry Baughman, playing in the Southern Hardcourt Tennis Championships in Gulf Shores, Alabama, came home with two winners’ trophies, taking the 80 & Over Singles title and the 75 & Over doubles title. Baughman received a default in the first round of singles play due to injury then defeated Ken Nelson 3-6, 3-0 in the finals when Nelson defaulted due to the heat and a bad cold. Later, Baughman teamed with Lamar Hooker to defeat two local tennis players, D. O’Keefe and H. Washington 6-2, 6-3 to claim the doubles title.