September 17 and 18 in Liepaja took place “Liepājas meistarsacensības by Ferax” (Liepaja Championship by Ferax) for U18 age group. Our Kārlis Vēberis finished 3rd.At the tournament competed 9 boys and 13 girls. Liepaja Tennis sport school was represented by Kārlis Vēberis, Didzis Vārna, Ričards Špaks, Francis Andersons, Paula Jankova, Anastasija Rižkova, Paula Kapleite, Elizabete Deglava, Kristiana Lagzdiņa and Annete Skripka.At boys competition the best result from our students showed Kārlis Vēberis, who was 2nd seeded. Kārlis got till the Semifinal, where with 1-6 1-6 he lost to 3rd seeded Ruslans Filipenko (ACB/VL tenisa skola). In the game for 3rd place Kārlis with 6-2 6-3 was better than 4th seeded Pavels Petrovs (ACB/VL tenisa skola), so at the end our Kārlis Vēberis finished 3rd. Meanwhile the victory in Liepaja Championship by Ferax was celebrated by Ruslans Filipenko (ACB/VL tenisa skola), who with 6-2 6-0 left in the 2nd place 1st seeded Artūrs Žagars (Event Lab).At girls competition none of our students unfortunately couldn’t get till the Semifinal. Victory in the tournament was celebrated by Jasmīne Lūse (Mārupes TS), 2nd place took Laura Spārniņa (TSS Open), but in 3rd place finished Elīza Kupruka (Mārupes TS).
“Liepājas Championship by Ferax” will conclude with the competition for adults, which will take place September 19 and 20.Tournament is supported by company from Liepaja – “Ferax” (https://www.facebook.com/ferax.lv) and Liepaja Municipality. Special thanks to Andrejs Žukovs.