Palm Coast Teen Wins Wimbledon Boys’ Singles Title

  A Palm Coast teen won the Wimbledon boys’ singles championship over the weekend.

Reilly Opelka became the 11th American player to win the Wimbledon Juniors Championship on Sunday.

The 17-year-old from Palm Coast beat Swedish player Mikael Ymer to win his first-ever junior grand-slam title. At 6 foot 10 inches, he’s also being called the tallest player to ever win at Wimbledon.

Deborah Stanfield of the Palm Coast Tennis Center says Opelka’s success has grabbed the attention of the local tennis community.

  A Palm Coast teen won the Wimbledon boys’ singles championship over the weekend.

Reilly Opelka became the 11th American player to win the Wimbledon Juniors Championship on Sunday.

The 17-year-old from Palm Coast beat Swedish player Mikael Ymer to win his first-ever junior grand-slam title. At 6 foot 10 inches, he’s also being called the tallest player to ever win at Wimbledon.

Deborah Stanfield of the Palm Coast Tennis Center says Opelka’s success has grabbed the attention of the local tennis community.