New tennis season has begun with few medals

Last weekend in Latvia took place a couple of tennis tournaments with participation of Liepaja Tennis sport school students. In Aizkraukle Sabīne Vaidere finished 2nd, but Elizabete Marta Hamitova – 3rd. In Jelgava Alise Vindiga celebrated victory, but Dāvids Špaks and Enija Paula Aploka finished 2nd.January 10-13 in Aizkraukle took place “Vilar TK” tournament for U12. Liepaja Tennis sport school was represented by Sabīne Vaidere and Elizabete Marta Hamitova. Both our girls managed to get till the Semifinal where Elizabete Marta Hamitova with 1-6 3-6 lost to 1st seeded Oļesja Demčenkova, meanwhile Sabīne Vaidere with 6-4 6-4 over Emīlija Golde got into Final. In game for 3rd place with 6-1 6-0 our Elizabete Marta Hamitova won the Bronze medal. But in the game for tournament victory our Sabīne Vaidere lost to Oļesja Demčenkova with 0-6 3-6. So at the end our Sabīne Vaidere finished 2nd.January 10-12 in Jelgava took place 1st leg of LTU (Latvian Tennis Union) Cup for U18. Liepaja Tennis sport school was represented by Dāvids Špaks, Dāvis Rolis, Alise Vindiga, Enija Paula Aploka, Karolīna Skābe and Paula Jankova.In boys competition both of our representatives got till the Semifinal, where 1st seeded Dāvids Špaks with 6-4 7-5 got into the Final, while 3rd seeded Dāvis Rolis in Semifinal with the result 4-6 1-3 did not finish the game, so at the end he finished 4th. Meanwhile Dāvids Špaks in Final over Reinis Kupfers (ACB/VL tenisa skola) with 6-4 4-6 4-6 lost to Reinis, so at the end Dāvids Špaks finished 2nd.In girls competition Karolīna Skābe and Paula Jankova began with the Qualifiers, but unfortunately they didn’t manage to qualify for the Main draw. Meanwhile in Main draw our Enija Paula Aploka and 1st seeded Alise Vindiga managed to get till the Final and organized a Liepaja Final. With 6-4 6-1 victory was celebrated by our Alise Vindiga, but Enija Paula Aploka finished 2nd.