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Young not concerned despite winless record

Like they did for Andre Agassi and Andy Roddick, American fans are awaiting a breakthrough for Donald Young. However, the 2005 world junior champion remains winless on the ATP Tour following his 6-0, 6-0 loss in the first round of the Nasdaq-100 Open.

Updated: March 23, 2006, 10:52 PM ET
By Bonnie DeSimone | Special to ESPN.com

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- It was the most thorough drubbing of his short pro career, a 6-0, 6-0 whitewashing in the first round of the Nasdaq-100 Open that took just under 49 minutes Thursday, and kept world junior champion Donald Young Jr. winless on the ATP Tour after nine tries.

An optimist would look at every loss as a learning experience, but at what point will Young stop soaking up knowledge and start feeling like a punching bag?

Not yet, not nearly, according to the 16-year-old. ...

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