1958 U.S. National Championships – Men's Singles

Ashley Cooper defeated Mal Anderson 6–2, 3–6, 4–6, 10–8, 8–6 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1958 U.S. National Championships.[2]

Men's Singles
1958 U.S. National Championships
ChampionAustralia Ashley Cooper[1]
Runner-upUnited States Mal Anderson[1]
Final score6–2, 3–6, 4–6, 10–8, 8–6
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1957 · U.S. National Championships · 1959 →

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Mal Anderson (Finalist)
  2.   Ashley Cooper (Champion)
  3.   Ham Richardson (Fourth round)
  4.   Neale Fraser (Semifinalist)
  5.   Barry Mackay (Second round)
  6.   Alex Olmedo (Quarterfinalist)
  7.   Kurt Nielsen (First round)
  8.   Dick Savitt (Quarterfinalist)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

Final EightEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                     
    Herbie Flam 5 6 6
    Ulf Schmidt 7 8 8
    Ulf Schmidt 4 5 2
1   Mal Anderson 6 7 6
8   Dick Savitt 16 1 6 3
1   Mal Anderson 18 6 3 6
1   Mal Anderson 2 6 6 8 6
2   Ashley Cooper 6 3 4 10 8
6   Alex Olmedo 6 1 6 6 3
4   Neale Fraser 3 6 8 3 6
4   Neale Fraser 6 6 1
2   Ashley Cooper 8 8 6
    Vic Seixas 7 2 6 2
2   Ashley Cooper 9 6 3 6

Earlier RoundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Kamo 0 1 6 4
  Bartzen 6 6 2 6   Bartzen 6 6 6
  Beck 3 6 6 3 3   Rios 1 2 2
  Rios 6 1 2 6 6   Bartzen 5 2 7
  Howe 14 3 1   Flam 7 6 9
  Kearney 16 6 6   Kearney 0 0 6
  Stewart 2 3 3   Flam 6 6 8
  Flam 6 6 6   Flam 4 12 6 6
  Stoesser 4 6 1 6 4   Crawford 6 10 1 4
  Brechner 6 3 6 2 6   Brechner 6 3 2
  Nagler 9 3 2 6 0   Mark 8 6 6
  Mark 7 6 6 2 6   Mark 6 6 3 4
  Mulloy 6 4 4 3   Crawford 8 3 6 6
  Crawford 2 6 6 6   Crawford 6 3 6 6
  Shakespeare 2 1 2 5   Mackay 4 6 4 3
5   Mackay 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Fleitz 4 1 6 2
  Nelson 6 6 4 6   Nelson 2 3 2
  Ogden 2 4 4   Schmidt 6 6 6
  Schmidt 6 6 6   Schmidt 19 6 3 6
  Gentry 3 1 3   Buchholz 17 3 6 1
  Cullen 6 6 6   Cullen 1 6 1 5
  Cranston 4 7 0 2   Buchholz 6 1 6 7
  Buchholz 6 5 6 6   Schmidt 10 6 11
  Brownlow 0 4 6 3 3   Richardson 8 4 9
  Giammalva 6 6 4 6   Giammalva 10 3 6 7 7
  Scott 5 4 4   Bedard 18 6 8 5 5
  Bedard 7 6 6   Giammalva 5 4 3
  Junta 18 5 4 3   Richardson 7 6 6
  Bond 20 7 6   Bond 3 5 3
  Vincent 4 1 1 3   Richardson 6 7 6
3   Richardson 6 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Froehling 2 3 5
  Laver 6 6 7   Laver 8 6 6
  Neely 5 0 0   Morea 6 0 4
  Morea 7 6 6   Laver 6 7 6
  Rubell 3 4 6 0   Werksman 4 5 0
  Werksman 6 6 2 6   Werksman 6 6 0 4 8
  Buck 6 5 2 2   Hettleman 1 3 6 6 6
  Hettleman 4 7 6 6   Laver 6 7 4
  Harit 2 4 3 8   Savitt 8 9 6
  Harum 6 6 6   Harum 6 6 6
  Jenkins 2 0 4   Hoehn 4 0 1
  Hoehn 6 6 6   Harum 4 1 6
  Moss 0 6 4 1 8   Savitt 6 6 8
  Henry 6 4 6 6   Henry 2 2 8 4
  Main 3 1 4 8   Savitt 6 6 6 6
8   Savitt 6 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Senkowski 2 4 6 3
  Fox 6 6 3 6   Fox 1 3 6
  Frost 3 3 8 6 5   Knight 6 6 8
  Knight 6 6 6 4 7   Knight 4 6 6 6
  Ralston 6 6 1 5 3   Reed 6 4 3 2
  Sledge 1 3 6 7 6   Sledge 1 4 10
  Patty 2 2 7 3   Reed 6 6 12
  Reed 6 6 5 6   Knight 6 3 4 6
  Sample 0 4 1 1   Anderson 4 6 6 8
  McKinley 6 6 6   McKinley 4 13 2
  Perry 0 4 1   Quillian 6 15 6
  Quillian 6 6 6   Quillian 6 3 2
  Atkinson 8 1 6 1 3 1   Anderson 8 6 6
  Buse 6 6 0 6 6   Buse 1 2 5
  Perry 6 1 2 1 1   Anderson 6 6 7
1   Anderson 4 6 6 6

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Quesada 6 1 3
  Longshore 8 6 6   Longshore 6 6 6
  Hobbs 6 0 1 5   Schmidt 2 4 4
  Schmidt 3 6 6 7   Longshore 6 6 6
  Johnson 2 2 4   Capell 3 4 4
  Capell 6 6 6   Capell 1 6 6 7
  Wood 3 1 1   Palmer 6 3 4 5
  Palmer 6 6 6   Longshore 2 3 3
  Riessen w/o 6   Olmedo 6 6 6
  Holmberg   Holmberg 6 4 6 6
  Ottum 1 1 4   Brown 4 6 1 2
  Brown 6 6 6   Holmberg 3 3 4
  O'Kane 7 12 9 5 6   Olmedo 6 6 6
  Grant 9 10 11 7   Grant 1 4 4
  Sorlein 2 3 1 6   Olmedo 6 6 6
6   Olmedo 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Avidan-Weiss 1 0 2
  Golden 6 6 6   Golden 6 6 6
  Susman 5 6 4 2   Davis 0 0 0
  Davis 7 3 6 6   Golden 7 6 6
  Gilmore 0 1 0   Andrews 5 4 1
  Andrews 6 6 6   Andrews 17 6 8
  Clark 4 4 1   Soriano 15 2 6
  Soriano 6 6 6   Golden 4 1 4
  Corley 3 3 1 4   Fraser 6 6 6
  Dell 6 6 6   Dell 6 6 6
  Cranis 4 4 2   Fontana 3 0 4
  Fontana 6 6 6   Dell 3 6 4 2
  Roberts 0 3 5 4   Fraser 6 4 6 6
  Davies 6 6 7   Davies 4 5 3
  Henderson 0 2 6 4   Fraser 6 7 6
4   Fraser 6 6 8

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Wertheimer 6 2 3 6 4
  Thompson 3 6 6 3 6   Thompson 2 5 2
  Van Rensselaer 3 1 2   Green 6 7 6
  Green 6 6 6   Green 6 6 6
  Schoop 2 3 10   Hernando 1 3 0
  Hoogs 6 6 12   Hoogs 3 1 6 2
  Donnadieu 2 3 6 6   Hernando 6 6 4 6
  Hernando 6 6 3 8   Green 2 5 6
  Vinton 0 3 2   Seixas 6 7 8
  Bowditch 6 6 6   Bowditch 2 9 2 2
  Dubie 6 7 1 1 4   Douglas 6 7 6 6
  Douglas 2 5 6 6 6   Douglas 6 8 4 4
  Eisenberg 3 6 4 3   Seixas 4 10 6 6
  Clark 6 4 6 6   Clark 3 1 4
7   Nielsen 2 6 4 10 6   Seixas 6 6 6
  Seixas 6 4 6 8 8

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Sweeney 0 1 2
  Schwartz 6 6 6   Schwartz 0 2 6 0
  Erickson 0 1 4   Franks 6 6 1 6
  Franks 6 6 6   Franks 6 6 10
  Davidman 2 2 4   Farrin 2 3 8
  Farrin 6 6 6   Farrin 6 6 8 5 6
  Fisher 6 4 6 8 3   Hoffman 1 8 6 7 2
  Hoffman 3 6 8 6 6   Franks 1 2 4
  Cunningham 1 4 4 2   Cooper 6 6 6
  Weld 6 6 6   Weld 4 3 1
  Rochon 1 9 1 4   Crane 6 6 6
  Crane 6 7 6 6   Crane 2 0 0
  Wright 0 1 1 2   Cooper 6 6 6
  Ayala 6 6 6   Ayala 4 2 3
  Davis 1 2 4 2   Cooper 6 6 6
2   Cooper 6 6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York City]: New Chapter Press. p. 461. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ Talbert, Bill (1967). Tennis Observed – The USLTA Men's Singles Champions, 1881-1966,. Barre: Barre Publishers. p. 133. OCLC 172306.

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