Before Midsummer our tennis players take some medals

Before Midsummer, in tennis took place few competitions. In two of them participated our students. Best results had Paula Gurecka who finished 2nd and Dāvis Rolis – 3rd.

June 20 and 21 in Mārupe took place “Mārupes TS atklātās meistarsacīkstes” (Mārupe TS Open Championship) for U12 age group. Liepaja Tennis Sport school was represented by Paula Gurecka. Her first game Paula had in Quarterfinal, where with 6-4 2-6 11-9 she won over 1st seeded Paula Grabovska (Enri TK). In Semifinal with 6-2 7-6(3) Paula granted herself a place in Final, by winning over Evelīna Matijevska (Mārupes TS). The game for the victory in the tournament Paula had against Vladislava Leščinska (Rēzeknes BJSS). In an intense game with 0-6 7-6(5) 7-10 Paula lost to Vladislava. So at the end, our Paula Gurecka finished 2nd.June 19-21 in Rīga took place “Rīgas meistarsacīkstes” (Riga Championship), who was 4th leg of LTU Cup for U18 age group. Liepaja Tennis sport school was represented by Dāvis Rolis, Didzis Vārna, Karolīna Skābe, Enija Paula Aploka, Paula Jankova and Anastasija Rižkova.

In girls competition all girls from Liepaja began with the Qualifiers. Place in Main draw won only Enija Paula Aploka. In the 1st round of Main draw Enija lost to 1st seeded Dārta Daļecka (ACB/VL tenisa skola) with 1-6 1-6.

In boys competition Didzis Vārna began with Qualifiers, but couldn’t win a place in Main draw where waited Dāvis Rolis. In the 1st round of Main draw Dāvis with 6-1 6-3 won over Dāvis Alksnis (Ādaži TC). In Quarterfinal with 6-2 7-5 Dāvis sent home the 1st seeded Reinis Kupfers (ACB/VL tenisa skola). In Semifinal with 3-6 7-6(5) 5-7 Dāvis lost to 4th seeded Stefans Audriņš (Zauers TK). In the game for the 3rd place our Dāvis Rolis with 6-3 6-4 was better than Artjoms Afanasjevs (Orange Tennis Group) and finished with a Bronze medal.