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USTA handling of top junior player causing fits

Updated: September 9, 2012, 6:32 PM ET
By Kamakshi Tandon

It was the day of the women's semifinals at the U.S. Open, yet much of the buzz and attention was on a junior player who had just lost in the quarterfinals of the girls' event.

Her name is Taylor Townsend, and she is an American who currently is the world's top-ranked junior. But that wasn't the reason reporters were practically spilling out of the interview booth where her post-match news conference was being held.

It was because news had broken that Townsend ...

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