1887 U.S. National Championships – Men's Singles

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Men's Singles
1887 U.S. National Championships
ChampionUnited States Richard Sears
Runner-upUnited States Henry Slocum
Final score6–1, 6–3, 6–2
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1886 · U.S. National Championships · 1888 →

Richard Sears won his 7th consecutive title by beating Henry Slocum in the challenge round 6–1, 6–3, 6–2, to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1887 U.S. National Championships.

Draw[edit]

Challenge Round[edit]

Challenge Round
United States Richard Sears 6 6 6
United States Henry Slocum 1 3 2

Finals[edit]

Semifinals Finals
              
United States Joseph Clark 8 4 3 3
United States Henry Slocum 6 6 6 6
United States Henry Slocum 12 7 6
United States Howard Taylor 10 5 4
United States Howard Taylor 6 6 6
United States William Thacher 3 1 1

Earlier Rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
United States FS Mansfield
bye United States FS Mansfield 6 8 6
United States T Coulter w/ o United States T Coulter 2 6 1
United States WR Weeden United States FS Mansfield 6 2 8 1 4
United States J Clark United States J Clark 3 6 6 6 6
bye United States J Clark 8 6 8
United States QA Shaw w/ o United States QA Shaw 6 3 6
United States A Empie Wright United States J Clark 8 4 3 3
United States GR Fearing 6 6 6 United States H Slocum 6 6 6 6
United States W Lewis 4 4 0 United States GR Fearing 8 3 6 6
United States CE Garrett 6 6 6 United States CE Garrett 6 6 4 1
United States P Manchester 0 2 0 United States GR Fearing 1 5 2
United States H Slocum United States H Slocum 6 7 6
bye United States H Slocum 6 4 8 6
United States RL Beeckman 6 6 6 United States RL Beeckman 2 6 6 3
United States M Fielding 4 4 0

Section 2[edit]

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
United States H Taylor 6 6 7
United States O Campbell 3 2 5 United States H Taylor 6 6 6
United States G Depew United States G Depew 1 4 3
bye United States H Taylor 6 1 6 6
United States PS Sears United States PS Sears 1 6 3 1
bye United States PS Sears 6 6 6
United States F Warren United States F Warren 3 2 0
bye United States H Taylor 6 6 6
United States GM Brinley United States WL Thacher 3 1 1
bye United States GM Brinley 6 6 6
United States NH Emmons 6 6 6 United States NH Emmons 4 1 2
United States WH Barnes 1 4 1 United States GM Brinley 4 6 6 4
United States WL Thacher 12 5 6 6 United States WL Thacher 6 8 3 6
United States W Cushman 10 7 1 3 United States WL Thacher 6 9 6
United States FW Taylor United States FW Taylor 3 7 3
bye

References[edit]

  • Albiero, Alessandro; Carta, Andrea (2010). The Grand Slam Record Book Vol. 1. Monte Porzio Catone: Effepi Libri. p. 572. ISBN 978-88-6002-017-8.