Our Dāvids Špaks triumphs in Prince Prix

July 23 and 24 in Liepaja took place concluding “Prince balvas izcīņas” (Prince Prix) tournament, which was organized for U18 age group. In the tournament competed 32 young tennis players from all around the Latvia. Liepaja Tennis sport school was widely represented. Our student Dāvids Špaks celebrated victory, but Kārlis Vēberis and Veronika Jociene finished with Bronze.

At boys competition best results from our students had 1st seeded Dāvids Špaks and 4th seeded Kārlis Vēberis. Both boys got till the Semifinal and to get into the Final they had to play against each other. With 6-0 6-2 place in Final took Dāvids, so Kārlis had to compete for 3rd place. In an intense three set game Kārlis Vēberis with 6-1 5-7 6-3 won over Haralds Rožkalns (Mārupes TS) and took the Bronze. Meanwhile in Final an easy win with 6-1 6-0 over Artūrs Žagars (Event Lab) victory celebrated our Dāvids Špaks.Medalists for boys:
1st place – Dāvids Špaks (Liepaja Tennis sport school)
2nd place – Artūrs Žagars (Event Lab)
3rd place – Kārlis Vēberis (Liepaja Tennis sport school)

At girls competition into the Semifinal got two our representatives – 2nd seeded Evelīna Ķīvīte and Veronika Jociene. In Semifinal Evelīna with 1-6 1-6 lost to 4th seeded Jasmīne Lūse (Mārupes TS), but Veronika with 2-6 3-6 lost to 1st seeded Sofija Zariņa (Mārupes TS). In the Final for girls from Mārupe with 6-1 6-0 victory in the tournament had Sofija Zariņa. Meanwhile in the Liepāja girl game for 3rd place between Evelīna and Veronika, with 7-6(4) 7-5 Bronze was won by Veronika Jociene.Medalists for girls:
1st place – Sofija Zariņa (Mārupes TS)
2nd place – Jasmīne Lūse (Mārupes TS)
3rd place – Veronika Jociene (Liepaja Tennis sport school)

Tournament “Prince balvas izcīņa” was organized together with Prince representative in Latvia – Orbsports.lv. For Prince news in Latvia you can follow https://www.facebook.com/PrinceBaltics/.