RESULTS DAY 2
The Pinehill Lucelec National Independence Tennis Tournament continued on Friday with exciting matches in the men and women open category. Jean Philippe Murray junior national player who has been away at school in the U.S returns on a winning record facing Stephan Anuis in the open category defeating him 6-1 6-1 and later on went on to defeat Pascal Laurencine player from the Martinique team with the same score 6-1 6-1. Laurencine defeated Eshem Edward in straight sets 6-3 6-4.
Women Open player Iesha Emile #2 ranked in St. Lucia defeated Laurie Weismann from Martinique in three sets. Weismann secured the first set in a tie break 7-3 and Emile went on to win the second set 7-5. Emile won the third set 6-1. Later on Emile went on to defeat Marie Flore Louis from Martinique in straight sets 7-5 6-2.
The juniors started play in the afternoon first on court 14 & under national player Arden Rosemond defeated Nathan Elliott in straight sets 4-0 4-0, Saige Charlemagne defeated Saneil Bernard in the boys 16s draw. Charlemagne won the first set 4-2 with Bernard getting a remarkable comeback winning the second set 4-1. The deciding set which was a super tiebreak was dominated by Charlemagne 10-5. Joey Angeloni defeated Oscar Garcia 4-0 4-0. Alysa Elliot #1 seed in the girls 12s draw defeated Latoya Murray without difficulty in straight sets 4-1 4-0. Aidan Bousquet defeated Gordan Foster in straight sets 4-1 4-0. Bousquet is the #1 seed in the boys 18s draw.
The Men and women took to the courts later that evening. Clent Mitchel defeated Dean White in straight sets 6-2 6-2. Maxx William with no difficulty defeated Ky-Mani Sumra in straight sets 6-0 6-0. Sumra didn’t win any games. Alexandre Gaetan outstanding player from the French team defeated Jonathan Gladding in straight sets 6-2 6-1, he also went on to defeat Randolph Rosemond in straight sets Daneil Nunez new on the scene has had a winning record defeating Ky-Mani Sumra in straight sets 6-1 6-1, he also defeated Gregory Cooper 6-1 6-0. In the women draw Netanya Faissal and Aviona Edmund played Laurie Weismann from Martinique and were defeated in straight sets.
The Tennis Association thanks all supporters and encourages to public to support our local heroes.