May 3rd to 5th at the tennis courts of Liepāja Tennis Sports school took place 5th leg of the Latvian Tennis Union cup for U18 age group. Tennis players from Liepaja had mixed results.For the tournaments main favorite was considered to be our Margareta Rebeka Mertena who without any problems reached finals, but in the game for the champions title, Margareta unexpectedly lost to Alise Čerņecka from Riga with a 2/6 6/4 6/2. Other student of Liepāja Tennis Sports school – Elīna Zīverte won 3rd place by winning over Gerda Upeniece from Riga with 4/6 7/6 6/0. Liepaja tennis players Marta Pagraba and Signija Stībele could get into best 8, but Agate Gurecka and Veronika Zalcmane couldn’t pass the 1st round.At the boys competition from Liepaja participated only one tennis player – Toms Rolis. He won 4th place, where in the game for the bronze he lost to Toms Sutris from Rīga with 6/4 6/3. The champion title was won by Gustavs Lukstiņš (Mārupes TS), who in the final won over Andris Gudiņš from Riga with 6/0 6/3.
More pictures from the tournament can be found in “Gallery“.