July 6 and 7 in Liepaja took place first of three “Prince balvas izcīņas” (Prince Prix) tournaments. This time for the Prince Prix competed U12 age group. In this competition participated 29 young tennis players from all around Latvia. Liepaja Tennis sport school was represented with a lot of players as it was their home tournament. Liepaja Tennis sport school students Bogdans Kozlovs and Anna Azarova celebrated double victory for Liepaja.At boys competition the best result from our players showed 2nd seeded Bogdans Kozlovs who managed to get into the Final. In the game for the victory in the tournament Bogdans competed against 1st seeded Kirils Sokolovs (Tennis Pro Academy). With a result 6-0 7-5 victory was celebrated by our own Bogdans Kozlovs.
Medalists at boys competition:
1st place – Bogdans Kozlovs (Liepaja Tennis sport school)
2nd place – Kirils Sokolovs (Tennis Pro Academy)
3rd place – Rafaels Bācis (Denisa Pavlova TS)At girls competition into the Semifinal got three of our students – Elizabete Marta Hamitova, Alise Latiša and Anna Azarova. They were joined by 1st seeded Stefānija Bolēvica (Event Lab). In the first Semifinal competed Stefānija Bolēvica against 4th seeded Elizabeta Marta Hamitova. In an intense game with 6-7(7) 7-5 10-8 place in Final granted our Elizabete Marta Hamitova, which meant that it will be Liepaja Final. In the 2nd Semifinal between two our students – 2nd seeded Anna Azarova and Alise Latiša, victory with 6-1 6-0 was celebrated by Anna Azarova. In the concluding game for the victory in the tournament with 6-4 6-2 victory was celebrated by our Anna Azarova, so our Elizabete Marta Hamitova finished 2nd.
Medalists for girls:
1st place – Anna Azarova (Liepaja Tennis sport school)
2nd place – Elizabete Marta Hamitova (Liepaja Tennis sport school)
3rd place – Stefānija Bolēvica (Event Lab)
Tournament “Prince balvas izcīņa” (Prince Prix) is organized in collaboration with Prince representative in Latvia – Orbsports.lv. About Prince activities in Latvia you can follow in https://www.facebook.com/PrinceBaltics/. Already in July 8 in Liepaja will take place 2nd round of Prince Prix. This time for U14 age group.