Latvian Tennis Union Cup for U14 age group 2nd leg – two medals

On February 26th to 28th at Tennis center “Lielupe” took place 2nd leg of Latvian Tennis Union Cup for U14 age group.From Liepaja Tennis Sports school at this tournament participated Daniels Špaks, who unfortunately didn’t pass qualification round, Alise Vindiga and Veronika Zalcmane, both got into the main draw from qualification tournament, Renārs Grodskis (1st seeded), Patrīcija Špaka (2nd seeded) and Elza Tomase (3rd seeded).

Patrīcija Špaka (coach – O.Bordjugova) started 1st round with win over Nika Balmiševa (Spars-TK) with a score 6:3 6:1. 2nd round Patrīcija had a great game and won over Aleksandra Jakovleva (individual) with a score 6:1 6:0. In Semifinals Patricia continued successful game by winning over Stefānija Poļiščuka (Enri-TK) with a score 6:1 6:2. In Finals Patrīcija met with Laura Šlisāne (Mārupes TS) and took confident victory with a score 6:2 6:1, and took 1st place in the tournament.

Renārs Grodskis (coach – D.Kozlovs) in 1st round with 6:1 2:6 6:2 won over Renards Skutelis (Daugavpils BJSS), in 2nd round with 6:0 6:2 won over one more representative from Daugavpils BJSS – Mihails Draguns. In Semifinals Renārs continued his winning streak by winning over Rūdolfs Aksenoks (LSNT Akadēmija) with a score 6:4 6:3. In Finals Renārs competed against Kārlis Ozoliņš (Mārupes TS) and lost with a score 1:6 3:6. So in the 2nd leg of Latvian Tennis Union Cup for U14 age group Renārs Grodskis took 2nd place.

Elza Tomase (coach – I.Kublačova) in 1st round with score 6:1 6:2 won over Dārta Daļecka (Mārupes TS). In 2nd round Elza won over Eva Zazdravniha (Enri-TK) with 6:0 6:2. But in Semifinals Elza lost to Laura Slišāne (Mārupes TS) with a score 2:6 4:6. In the game for 3rd place against Stefānija Poļiščuka (Enri-TK), Elza lost with a score 3:6 1:6 and took 4th place.

Alise Vindiga in 2nd round lost to Laura Slišāne. But Veronika Zalcmane in 1st round lost to Stefānija Poļiščuka.