Paul Adler wins Florida tennis tournament

Del Ray Beach tennis tournament co-director Jeanette Rubin standing to the left of the winning mixed doubles team of Paul D. Adler, and Kathy Sergio. Ken Rubin, co-tournament director, is on the right. — Photo courtesy Paul Adler

Paul Adler of Chilmark and his partner, Kathy Sergio of Boynton Beach, Florida, won the 4.0 mixed doubles Delray Beach Club championship tournament last week in Delray Beach. Mr. Adler has been a finalist three times in the annual amateur tournament, held in conjunction with the Delray Open, a professional tournament. Last year, Mr. Adler was the finalist in the men’s 4.0 doubles. This was his first tournament win at Delray Beach.

The 32 entrants, 16 men and 16 women, played in a round robin with different partners in each match. The highest scoring individuals teamed up for the finals.