Utah's corps of tennis players in the USTA's Zone 16 tournament finished near the top of the charts, but missed the two-team championship playoffs on Thursday.

Teams comprised of intermountain players played off for consolation honors.Involved in the event were Jordan Butler of Bountiful, Matt Stohl of Salt Lake City, Kim Kelly of Salt Lake City and Megan Payne of St. George.

There are 160 of the top junior players in the Intermountain area entered in the event, which began on Monday.