Mourning High Wins Back-to-Back State Championships
Alonzo & Tracy Mourning Senior High Tennis
Big congrats to Tom Jaworski as he finished the 2015 - 2016 school year as the 3A FHSAA Florida State Individual Tennis Champion, defeating St. John's Bartram Trail's Martin Gutierrez 6-3, 0-6, 12-10. He also was a State Semi-Finalist in doubles with Santiago Uribe and had a regular season record of 18-3 at #1 singles and 14 - 5 at the #1 doubles position. Tom was also the overall #1 singles GMAC champion, a regional finalist and district champion at #1 singles and #1 doubles. He was also named as Miami Herald's Tennis Player of the Week three times and was named to the Miami Herald All-County First Team for a second year in a row!
Tom was also awarded as the 2015 - 2016 3A Florida High School Tennis Player of the Year by the Florida Dairy Farmers. Huge honor and very well deserved!
In the 2016 - 2017 season, the Boy's Team had an overall record of 16 - 3 and were the District 3A - 15 Champions, sweeping all 7 positions for a 2nd consecutive year in a row! Even more exciting, Tom Jaworski and Edward Luca won the 3A FHSAA State Doubles Championships, bringing home Mourning High's second ever State Championship! The Girl's Team overall record was 15 - 5 and were District 3A - 15 Finalists, winning 4 of 7 positions in the district tournament.
The Boy's Team overall record for 2015 - 2016 was 20 - 4, were District 3A - 15 Champions (sweeping all 7 positions), GMAC Finalists and Regional Finalists.
The Girl's Team overall record for the 2015 - 2016 school year was 13 - 6, were District 3A - 15 Finalists; winning 4 of the 7 overall positions at the District Championships and were also Regional Semi-Finalists.
In 2014 - 2015, the Boy's Sharks finished the year tied for 4th place in the 3A FHSAA State High School Team Tennis Championships, having 4 positions reach the semi-finals. Their overall record was 23 - 1 and were also Regional Champions, GMAC and 3A - 16 District Finalists.
For more information regarding the Mourning High Boy's and/or Girl's Tennis Teams, please contact Coach Todd Rubinstein at 954-588-0609 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coach: Todd Rubinstein, Ed.S, USPTA, APC Overall Record: 421 - 120 - 2
Years Head Coach: 17
FHSAA Tennis Advisory Committee
2017 USPTA Florida High School Coach of the Year
2017 Mourning High Coach of the Year
2016 FHSTCA Wilson 3A High School Tennis Coach of the Year
Team USA Head Tennis Coach for the 20th World Maccabiah Games
USPTA Elite Professional and Accredited Professional Coach
USTA High Performance Coach
Todd with his player Tom Jaworski, just after
winning the 3A FHSAA Florida State High
School Individual Tennis Championships.
Todd with his Boy's and Girl's Sharks after both teams defeated Miami Springs Senior High and in doing so, qualified
for the GMAC tournament. The Boy's finished the regular season undefeated at 12 - 0 and finished the year tied for
fourth place at the 3A FHSAA Florida State High School Tennis Championships.
Some of the Girl's Team as they tied for the
District Team Championship, but finished
Runner-Up in a very close playoff!
2014 - 2015 Mourning High Boy's and Girl's Tennis Teams
Tom Jaworski with the District Team Championship
trophy after the Boy's Sharks sweep the overall
team championship for a second year in a row!
Tom with Santiago Uribe, after
winning #1 Doubles at Districts
and reaching the State Semi's.
Link to Mourning High Tennis
Introducing Mourning High's second ever State
Champions in any sport. Tom Jaworski and Edward
Luca win the FHSAA 3A Individual State Doubles
Title over Melbourne's Viera High 6-2, 6-3 in the final.
Tom & Edward receiving their State Championship
Medals after their big championship doubles win!
Congrats to the Sharks for defeating Belen in the Regional
Final to move on to the FHSAA 3A State Championships!