Win at LTU cup 1st leg for U14 age group

Has finished 1st leg of Latvian Tennis Union cup for U14 age group, which took place in Jelgava. Overall in qualification and main draw participated 9 students from Liepaja Tennis Sports school.

At qualification tournament from Liepaja competed Veronika Zalcmane, Dana Gribeļska and Daniels Špaks. Unfortunately no one of these young tennis players didn’t qualify for main draw.At main draw participated Patrīcija Špaka, Elza Tomase, Katrīna Lasmane, Alise Grundule, Renārs Grodskis and Valērijs Vorobjovs. In the 1st round of main draw V.Vorobjovs and A.Grundule didn’t win. But at 2nd round two more tennis players from Liepaja didn’t succeed – K.Lasmane and 2nd seeded E.Tomase. But overall this LTU cup leg was successful for us, because champion title in girl competition was won by our student Patrīcija Špaka (coach O.Bordjugova). Patrīcija in the game for 1st place won over Laura Slišāne (Mārupes TS) with a score 6/7(5) 6/2 6/4. In boys competition our Renārs Grodskis (coach D.Kozlovs) remained 2nd, by loosing in final game to Roberts Jaričevskis (Orange Tennis) with a score 1/6 4/6.

For now young tennis players from Liepāja has 2 golden medals in 1st leg of Latvian Tennis union cup. As we wrote before – in U18 age group gold was won by our Rebeka Mertena.