Rebeka Margareta Mertena takes 2nd place in ITF tournament in Lithuania

Our student – Rebeka Margareta Mertena (coach D.Kozlovs) has returned from Siauliai (Lithuania) where she participated in ITF tournament “Siauliai Mayor’s Cup 2015”, which took place from August 31 to September 5. Rebeka took 2nd place in this tournament.In 1st Round Rebeka with 6/2 6/2 won over Lithuanian player Alisa Gaivoronskyte. In the second round Rebeka had to play with Estonian Saara Orav, Rebeka was better with 6/2 6/3. In quarterfinals Rebeka won over other Estonian – Hella Linda Sepman with 6/1 6/0. In Semifinal Rebeka had to play against other Latvian Sona Olesova, Rebeka was better with 6/2 6/3.

In Final Rebeka had the hardest match in tournament against Russian Elizaveta Volodko. Unfortunately after the hard game Rebeka lost with close 5/7 6/7(3) and took 2nd place in the tournament.Rebeka Margareta Mertena already in September 7 will start next ITF tournament, which will take place in her hometown at our tennis courts. In this ITF Liepaja International Tournament, will participate not only our Rebeka, but as well other our students.

We wish luck to all our tennis players and we welcome everybody to come and support them!