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Rising star in the tennis ranks

Fedorouk goes from playing against a wall to challenging for youth tourney trophies

Michael Fedorouk, a promising 16-year-old tennis player who attends the Dexter School in Brookline, reached the finals of the New England Junior Clay Court Championships. Michael Fedorouk, a promising 16-year-old tennis player who attends the Dexter School in Brookline, reached the finals of the New England Junior Clay Court Championships. (Michele Mcdonald for The Boston Globe)
By Phil Perry
Globe Correspondent / August 12, 2010

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When Michael Fedorouk felt good, the ball pounded off the wall close to a thousand times in an hour. The conversations between his racket and the wall were usually long — the wall never tired and Fedorouk never became bored. (Full article: 789 words)

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