Tennis representatives among 2018 Liepaja sport laureates

February 22 at Liepaja Olympic center took place Liepaja sport laureate award ceremony, where best involved in sports in 2018 were awarded. Among 2018 Liepaja sport laureates were Liepaja tennis representatives.Sportswomen of the year award was given to Anastasija Sevastova for the WTA 11th ranked position. Anastasija Sevastova won the title for “Most popular sportsman/woman in 2018”, the award was popularity vote for sports fans in www.liepajniekiem.lv.For the award “Coach of the year” was nominated Liepaja Tennis sport school coach Daņils Kozlovs for training and preparation of high level tennis players. Meanwhile title “Sportswoman junior of the year” was awarded to Liepaja Tennis sport school student Patrīcija Špaka for 2nd place in European championship U16 and 5th place in ITF Juniors FED CUP in team Latvia.Liepaja Tennis sport school coach Aivars Rozentāls received “Lifetime achievement in sport” award for personal success in tennis – winning 11 times in Latvian Championship, as well for the training in Liepaja Tennis sport school and providing his experience and knowledge to Liepaja young tennis players.We congratulate all Liepaja sport laureates and we wish successful 2019.Images from: www.liepajniekiem.lv