Beautyman Cup 2023 - Players

World Team:

Men's 65 Team

Joakim Berner: Joakim Berner played Davis Cup & Kings Cup for Finland 1976-1990. In Seniors best Singles ranking NR 3 and Doubles NR 1. Won 1 WC gold, 1 silver and 3 bronze. Several European Champion gold medals. One American Champion gold medal. Organized World Championships in Helsinki 2016 and Hanko ITF 700 for 13 years.

Men's 70 Team

Keith Porter: Keith Porter is the current men's 70 World Champion and ranked number 2 in the world, Canadian national champion in singles and doubles several times. Twice world doubles champion in the men's 60's category with fellow Canadian Jim Cameron, in 2012, 2013. Captain of the OUAA Champion University of Toronto for four years in the 70's. Member of the ITF Player's Advisory Panel and former member of the Tennis Canada Sr Committee. Former President of the Ontario Tennis Association, in Canada.

Men's 75 Team

John Tibbets: Canadian National Champion in the 70's and 75 singles, and 75 doubles. ITF world ranking of #9 in the 70's. Captain of the McGill University varsity tennis and ice hockey teams in the 1960s. Bronze medalist in cross country ski marathon in the Quebec mountains, covering 60 miles over a defined 2 day period. In 1965 he qualified for the Canadian Open and played Roy Emerson in the first round.

Team USA:

Men's 65 Team

Mark Vines

Mark Vines Mark possesses a lifetime of competition and experience. He was Juniors (top 12 in the USA); Played four years at SMU (a top-5 team each year) As a Touring pro (reached #110-singles / #145-doubles with wins over Harold Solomon, Ivan Lendl, Yannick Noah, David Pate); won the Paris Indoor singles title in 1981; made 3rd round at the US OPEN in 1981 Mark has multiple years ranked #1 in the USA for singles and doubles. He is a former #1 ITF World ranked player in the M60’s singles and doubles and a is a Senior’s tennis played for over 30 years; won 30 gold balls in singles / doubles; 6-time ITF World Champion.

Men's 70 Team

Danny Carlson: Danny Carlson is ranked #1 nationally in his age group in singles, doubles and mixed doubles. He's also ranked top 7 in the world in all three events. He is a reigning Mixed Doubles World Champion, and a National Hard and Grass Courts Doubles Champion. In 2021, he finished the year ranked #1 in the men’s 65 team doubles. In 2022, he's accumulated an ITF gold medal and 3 USTA gold balls..

Men's 75 Team

Michael Beautyman:Michael Beautyman is the #1 ranked tennis player in his age group in the World and in the USA in singles and doubles. He has won two World team championships and been runner-up in a third. He has won 11 national titles in tennis and been ranked in the top ten in the USA in four sports (two as a member of a team).

Michael Dahm: Michael Dahm has played as the number one singles at University of Dayton. His highest senior national ranking was #2. He also has a senior worlds doubles title from 2014.

Jamie Pressly

Jamie Pressly: Represented the USA in the Dubler Cup, Potter Cup, Gordon Trophy, Coffee Cup, and Jr. Davis Cup; Ranked #2 in USA in Men's 45+ and #27 in USA in Men's Open categories; Runner-up in Orange Bowl 18's and 16's; Southern Champion (3 times); University of Florida Athletic Hall of Fame and Doug Belden Award winner (outstanding senior athlete at the University of Florida).

Men's 80 Team

Fred Drilling: Currently and should last throughout the year #1 singles ITF 80’s, currently #2 doubles but should move up to a tie for #1 by years end, #2 mixed doubles, singles and doubles winner National Hardcourts and National Claycourts. Loser 6-3, and 7-5 after being up 5-2 second set, Arthur Ashe 1964 UCLA v Arizona.

Jim Parker: Jim is the winner of 162 gold balls, awarded upon winning a national championship, as well as several world championships.