1957 U.S. National Championships – Men's Singles

Mal Anderson defeated Ashley Cooper 10–8, 7–5, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1957 U.S. National Championships.[2]

Men's Singles
1957 U.S. National Championships
ChampionAustralia Mal Anderson[1]
Runner-upUnited States Ashley Cooper[1]
Final score10–8, 7–5, 6–4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1956 · U.S. National Championships · 1958 →

SeedsEdit

The seeded players are listed below. Mal Anderson is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   Ashley Cooper (Finalist)
  2.   Dick Savitt (Fourth round)
  3.   Sven Davidson (Semifinalist)
  4.   Vic Seixas (Quarterfinalist)
  5.   Neale Fraser (Third round)
  6.   Ham Richardson (Second round)
  7.   J.E. Patty (Quarterfinalist)
  8.   Herbie Flam (Semifinalist)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

FinalsEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                     
1   Ashley Cooper 6 6 6
7   J.E. Patty 3 3 4
1   Ashley Cooper 6 7 6
8   Herbie Flam 1 5 4
4   Vic Seixas 4 6 4 6 1
8   Herbie Flam 6 3 6 4 6
1   Ashley Cooper 8 5 4
    Mal Anderson 10 7 6
    Mal Anderson 6 6 6
    Luis Ayala 1 3 1
    Mal Anderson 5 6 4 6 6
3   Sven Davidson 7 2 6 3 4
3   Sven Davidson 3 6 7 6
    Clifton Mayne 6 3 5 4

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Cooper 6 6 6
  Brownlow 4 3 4 1   Cooper 6 6 6
  Dorfman 6 6 6   Dorfman 1 1 3
  Lyman 1 2 1 1   Cooper 12 6 7
  Bartzen 6 6 6   Holmberg 10 3 5
  Harris 0 0 2   Bartzen 7 7 3 8 3
  Holmberg 6 6 6   Holmberg 9 5 6 6 6
  Erickson 2 2 2 1   Cooper 6 6 6
  McKinley 7 4 6 6   Vincent 3 2 2
  Wood 5 6 4 3   McKinley 3 3 0
  Vincent 7 6 6   Vincent 6 6 6
  McClung 5 2 2   Vincent 7 6 6
  Perry 3 7 6 4 6   Coss 5 0 4
  Cranis 6 5 3 6 1   Perry 4 5 6 6 4
  Coss 6 6 6   Coss 6 7 2 4 6
  Scarlett 2 2 3

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   Patty 6 6 6
  Schaffer 4 3 4 7   Patty 6 6 6
  Moody 7 10 6   Moody 4 2 3
  Stewart 5 8 3 7   Patty 6 8 4 6 8
  Golden   Golden 3 10 6 3 6
  Been w/o   Golden 6 6 6
  Nagler 6 8 3 6 7   Nagler 2 4 2
  Werksman 4 10 6 2 5 7   Patty 6 6 9
  Raskind 7 6 6   Fontana 4 2 7
  Howe 5 2 2   Raskind 1 6 5 5
  Fontana 6 6 6   Fontana 6 4 7 7
  Boys 4 2 4   Fontana 7 6 6
  Clark 6 6 6   Farrin 5 4 3
  Longshore 4 1 3   Clark 3 4 6 2
  Farrin 1 6 6 6   Farrin 6 6 2 6
  Atkinson 6 3 2 0

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Seixas 6 6 6
  Roberts 2 2 0 4   Seixas 6 3 4 6 6
  Reed 6 6 6   Reed 4 6 6 2 3
  McNair 3 0 4 4   Seixas 6 6 6
  Reyes 3 6 6 6   Vieira 4 4 1
  Scott 6 2 0 3   Reyes 3 6 2
  Vieira 6 8 5 6   Vieira 6 8 6
  Morgan 4 6 7 2 4   Seixas 6 6 6
  Leslie 6 6 7   Emerson 3 2 4
  Dubitsky 4 3 5   Leslie 2 3 1
  Emerson 6 6 6   Emerson 6 6 6
  Alger 1 2 2   Emerson 6 6 6
  Gould   Schwartz 0 4 1
  Foster w/o   Gould 1 0 0
  Schwartz 11 8 15 6 6   Schwartz 6 6 6
  Delgado 13 6 17 0 3

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Flam 6 11 1 6
  Olmedo 4 9 6 0 8   Flam 6 6 6
  Fox 7 6 6   Fox 1 3 3
  Mangan 5 2 3 8   Flam 8 2 6 7
  Green 11 6 6   Green 6 6 1 5
  Brown 9 3 3   Green 6 6 7
  Mulloy 6 6 6   Mulloy 0 4 5
  Stern 4 1 3 8   Flam 6 6 6
  Cranston 6 3 6 5 6   Howe 4 4 4
  Ball 2 6 1 7 4   Cranston 3 4 13 7 6
  Giammalva 9 6 6   Giammalva 6 6 11 5 3
  Crawford 7 1 2   Cranston 4 5 3
  Howe 6 6 6   Howe 6 7 6
  Shakespeare 2 2 1   Howe 7 1 6 4 6
  Davies 10 5 6 6   Davies 5 6 2 6 1
  Bowditch 8 7 1 2

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
2   Savitt 6 6 6
  Maccracken 1 0 4 2   Savitt 6 6 6
  Kupferburger 6 6 6   Kupferburger 3 3 3
  Davis 2 1 1 2   Savitt 6 8 7
  Hoffman 4 3 8 6 8   Krishnan 1 6 5
  Cullen 6 6 6 1 6   Hoffman 1 1 0
  Krishnan 6 6 6   Krishnan 6 6 6
  Harum 4 3 1 2   Savitt 4 3 1
  Van Rensselaer 8 6 8   Anderson 6 6 6
  Rodríguez 6 2 6   Van Rensselaer 2 2 2
  Anderson 9 6 6   Anderson 6 6 6
  Kamo 7 3 2   Anderson 6 6 6
  Grant 6 7 6   Grant 4 0 3
  Barker 1 5 2   Grant 6 6 6 6
  Corley 8 6 6   Corley 8 3 1 4
  Schoonmaker 6 2 3

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   Richardson 6 6 6
  Gottlieb 0 0 2 6   Richardson 6 6 11 5 3
  Nielsen 6 7 6   Nielsen 3 4 13 7 6
  Henry 4 5 2   Nielsen 8 6 8 6
  Franks 6 6 6   Franks 10 0 6 3
  Nelson 4 1 3   Franks 6 6 6
  Dailey 7 5 6 6   Dailey 3 4 4
  Tully 5 7 4 4   Nielsen 4 4 6
  Buchholz 6 6 6   Ayala 6 6 8
  Tierney 3 0 1   Buchholz 7 4 6 3
  Shea 6 6 6   Shea 9 6 3 6
  Walraven 2 3 1   Shea 7 4 1 2
  Potthast 6 6 4 6   Ayala 5 6 6 6
  Bank 4 1 6 4   Potthast 2 5 2
  Ayala 6 6 6   Ayala 6 7 6
  Sorlein 3 2 4

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   Davidson 6 6 9
  Masterson 1 1 7 3   Davidson 4 7 6 11 6
  Quillian 8 6 6   Quillian 6 5 4 13 4
  Walraven 6 1 3 3   Davidson 6 6 6
  Rochon 6 9 8   Dell 4 2 2
  Sledge 3 7 6   Rochon 1 2 1
  Dell 6 6 6   Dell 6 6 6
  Ogden 3 4 2 3   Davidson 5 7 6 6
  Mark 6 6 6   Wilson 7 5 3 2
  Freeman 1 1 2   Mark 2 5 3
  Mackay 6 6 6   Mackay 6 7 6
  Rubell 3 1 1   Mackay 5 12 3 10
  Wilson 5 6 6 6   Wilson 7 10 6 12
  Willey 7 2 4 2   Wilson 6 3 6 6
  Lesch 6 6 6   Lesch 1 6 1 4
  Hobbs 3 3 4

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   Fraser 6 6 6
  Estin 1 0 0 5   Fraser 3 6 6 6
  Bedard 6 4 6 7   Bedard 6 3 4 2
  Andrews 3 6 2 5 5   Fraser 3 7 4
  Mayne 7 6 6   Mayne 6 9 6
  Mendel 5 2 0   Mayne 6 6 6
  Brechner 6 6 6   Brechner 1 4 2
  Meyer 3 2 0   Mayne 7 6 6
  Shaffer 6 6 6   Thompson 5 3 4
  Moglen 3 1 3   Shaffer 6 8 6 6
  Noble 6 6 6   Noble 8 6 3 3
  Harit 3 4 1   Shaffer 5 10 4 4
  Thompson 6 6 8   Thompson 7 8 6 6
  Freeman 1 1 6   Thompson 7 6 6
  Stewart 6 6 6   Stewart 5 3 4
  Trevenen 3 3 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York City]: New Chapter Press. p. 460. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ Talbert, Bill (1967). Tennis Observed – The USLTA Men's Singles Champions, 1881-1966,. Barre: Barre Publishers. p. 132. OCLC 172306.

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