Paul Bauman

Paul Bauman has more than 30 years of professional journalism experience, including the past 11 years at his hometown newspaper, The Sacramento Bee. He has covered hundreds of professional tennis tournaments, including Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, the Davis Cup, the Fed Cup and the Japan Open. Bauman earned third-place awards in the 2008 and 2009 United States Tennis Writers’ Association contests and was nominated for the inaugural class of the Sacramento Tennis Hall of Fame in 2009. He wrote “Agassi & Ecstasy,” a biography of Andre Agassi published in 1997, while working at the Las Vegas Review-Journal in Agassi's hometown and was named the 1986 Nevada Sportswriter of the Year during a stint at the Reno Gazette-Journal. He also served as the editor of the ATP World Tour newspaper. Bauman graduated from Stanford University.

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Mayo brothers reach round of 16 in Jr. Orange Bowl

Dec 20, 2014

   Keenan Mayo had it tougher than his younger brother, Aidan, on Friday.   But both residents of Roseville, a suburb of Sacramento, reached the round of 16 in the Junior Orange Bowl in Coral Gables, Fla.   Keenan Mayo, se...

Mayos gain round of 32 in Junior Orange Bowl

Dec 19, 2014

   Brothers Keenan and Aidan Mayo of Roseville in the Sacramento area moved into today's round of 32 in their respective age divisions at the Junior Orange Bowl in Coral Gables, Fla.   Keenan Mayo, seeded third in the boys 14s, defe...

Rankings mover of the week (up): Dennis Novikov

Dec 18, 2014
Rankings mover of the week (up): Dennis Novikov

Dennis Novikov won singles titles in $15,000 Futurestournaments in Merida, Mexico, last week and theprevious week. 2014 file photo by Paul Bauman     Dennis Novikov was born in Moscow and lives in San Jose.    But the 21-y...

Sacramento loses legends tournament

Dec 17, 2014
Sacramento loses legends tournament

James Blake, 34, beat John McEnroe, 55, to win the ChampionsShootout in Sacramento in February. Photo by Paul Bauman   Professional tennis in Northern California suffered another blow last week when Sacramento lost its legends tournament afte...

Mayo brothers win Junior Orange Bowl openers

Dec 17, 2014

   Brothers Keenan and Aidan Mayo of Roseville in the Sacramento area won their opening matches today at the Junior Orange Bowl in Coral Gables, Fla.   Keenan Mayo, seeded third, received a first-round bye and overwhelmed Christophe...

Bellis clinches year-end No. 1, wins doubles title

Dec 14, 2014
Bellis clinches year-end No. 1, wins doubles title

CiCi Bellis, 15, meets the press after stunning Australian Open runner-up DominikaCibulkova in the first round of the U.S. Open in August. Photo courtesy of USTA   Despite falling short of the Orange Bowl girls 18 singles title, CiCi Bellis h...

Riffice completes rare double; Bellis upset

Dec 13, 2014
Riffice completes rare double; Bellis upset

Sam Riffice and one of his coaches, Amine Khaldiof the Gold River Racquet Club in the Sacramentoarea, relax after a tough workout. File photocourtesy of Amine Khaldi   Today was bittersweet for Northern California in the Orange Bowl. &nb...

Bellis gains Orange Bowl quarters; Gordon falls

Dec 12, 2014

  CiCi Bellis and Michaela Gordon, 15-year-old residents of the San Francisco Bay Area, both faced qualifiers in the third round of the girls 18s at the Orange Bowl on Thursday.   Only Bellis won, though.   Atherton's Bellis, ...

Gordon, 15, ousts No. 4 seed in Orange Bowl

Dec 10, 2014
Gordon, 15, ousts No. 4 seed in Orange Bowl

Michaela Gordon of Saratoga upset fourth-seeded AnnaKalinskaya of Russia 6-3, 6-2 in the second round of thegirls 18s at the Orange Bowl. 2014 photo by Paul Bauman   Having grown up in South Dakota and the San Francisco Bay Area, Michaela Gor...

Roseville’s Riffice advances in Orange Bowl

Dec 9, 2014

   Second-seeded Sam Riffice of Roseville in the Sacramento area defeated Alexandre Rotsaert of Boca Raton, Fla., 7-5, 6-3 today in the second round of boys 16s at the Orange Bowl on clay in Plantation, Fla.   Riffice, who won last ...

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