The new tennis star shines in Liepaja

Olimpiskās ZvaigznītesSaturday, December 15, with positive emotions ended Tennis Tournament “Olympic Stars”, in which 46 participants from various Latvian and Lithuanian cities competed for the title.

As a reminder, this weekend, in Liepaja Olympic Center for the fifth time was held Tennis Tournament “Olympic Stars” for tennis players in the U-8 and U-9 age groups.

This was a special tournament with surprises, which have prepared tournament organizers. In honor of the anniversary of tournament, was made a special tournament logo and was organized competitions for parents who accepted that it is easier to watch tennis, than play themselves!

Overall in the tournament was played in 126 games! This time, a tennis court and a house wall advantage was used quite well by players from Liepaja, which won 17 medals in total from the possible 24 medals! In the tournament “Olympic stars” were awarded the first six prize winners.

Despite the results, all participants were winners, as each received a gift of the tournament and the fighting spirit that was felt in every game.

Tournament organizers want to say special thanks to all those who helped to create this unforgettable celebration for children – Liepaja Tennis Sports School, “Liepaja Olympic Center” Ltd., “Pure Chocolate”, “Sport 2000 b.a.l.l.”, Liepaja municipality, “Latvian Olympic Committee”, “Čili Pica”, “Liepaja RAS” Ltd., “Venden” Ltd., cafeteria “Lotte”, “Art Soapworks’ Ltd. and to tournament support personnel!

Tournament winners:

U8 group (girls):

1st place Valerija Maija Kargina (Jūrmala)

2nd place Enija Paula Aploka (Liepāja)

3rd place Megija Sokolovska (Liepāja)

4th place Marta Viktorija Pacunska (Liepāja)

5th place Zane Līva (Liepāja)

6th place Elizabete Deglava (Liepāja)

U8 group (boys):

1st place Ričards Špaks (Liepāja)

2nd place Osvaldas Borkertas (Kauņa)

3rd place Georgijs Abdulajevs (Liepāja)

4th place Didzis Vārna (Liepāja)

5th place Tomas Žvinakis (Klaipēda)

6th place Gustavs Primaks (Ventspils)

U9 group (girls):

1st place Evelīna Ķīvīte (Liepāja)

2nd place Inna Rozga (Liepāja)

3rd place Karolīna Skābe (Liepāja)

4th place Kerija Jakovļeva (Rīga)

5th place Dārta Vorslava (Aizkraukle)

6th place Linda Ruņģe (Liepāja)

U9 group (boys):

1st place Kārlis Vēberis (Liepāja)

2nd place Dāvis Rolis (Liepāja)

3rd place Dominikas Stonkus (Klaipēda)

4th place Ralfs Laukagals (Liepāja)

5th place Dāvids Špaks (Liepāja)

6th place Francis Andersons (Liepāja)

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