July 27-29 in Riga took place “Zālīša kauss” (Zālīša Cup), which at the same time was 5th leg of LTU Cup for U12 age group. Our student Marija Lauva finished 3rd.Liepaja Tennis sport school was represented by Bogdans Kozlovs, Gustavs Brižs, Marija Lauva, Anna Azarova and Sabīne Vaidere.
At boys competition Gustavs Brižs unfortunately couldn’t qualify for Main draw, where the tournament began our Bogdans Kozlovs. In the 1st round of Main draw Bogdans with 6-2 6-1 over Ralfu Upenieku (individually) continued in the Quarterfinal, where unfortunately with 4-6 1-6 Bogdans lost to 4th seeded Ēriks Valeinis.At girls competition all three our girls began the tournament in Main draw. Sabīne Vaidere unfortunately already in the 1st round with 0-6 0-6 lost to 1st seeded Adelina Lačinova (TSS Open), meanwhile, Anna Azarova in 1st round with 4-6 2-6 lost to 4th seeded Oļesja Demčenkova (Tennis Pro Academy). Marija Lauva was 2nd seeded in the tournament and got till the Semifinal, where with 6-4 4-6 8-10 she lost to Oļesja Demčenkova (Tennis Pro Academy), so Marija had to continue with the game for 3rd place. With an easy win with 6-0 6-1 over Viktorija Visočanska (Mārupes TS), Marija Lauva took the 3rd place in the 5th leg of LTU Cup.