ODBA Players Enjoy Great Trip to OBA
U12 Jr A and Junior B/C Championships in
Twelve juniors from
ODBA-affiliated Clubs in
Back Row: Jenna Flannigan,
Manuel Hasbun-Asistores, Vincent Lee,
Middle Standing: Austin Flannigan
Front Row: Samy Coulombe,
The team achieved some great
results, but did not do as well as they might have in a few areas due to
illness and injury. Brian Kwok (SBA) was fighting an illness throughout, and
Team Results are as follows:
In the U12 Junior A Boys Singles championships, Austin Flannigan (
In the U12 Boys Doubles, Samy and Manuel won their first match, and then lost to Austin Flannigan and his partner from Bracebridge, who eventually won the A flight Silver Medal.
In the U14 Boys Singles, Jay
In the U14 Boys Doubles, Andrew and Jay made it to the Finals and won the Silver Medal.
In the U14 Mixed Doubles,
Jay and his partner from the Granite Club in
In the U16 Boys Singles, Sergiy Shatenko (SBA) won the Gold Medal.
In the U16 Mixed Doubles, Courtney and Sergiy were well on the way to winning in the Quarter Finals on target to the Finals, when Courtney suffered an ankle injury and the team had to withdraw.
In the U16 Girls Doubles,
Courtney and Jenna Flannigan (
In the U16 Girls Singles, Courtney lost her first match, but then made it to the Consolation Finals. Unfortunately, she had to withdraw from that as well, due to her injury. Jenna won her first match, but lost in Round 2.
In the U19 Girls Singles,
In the U19 Girls Doubles,
In the U19 Mixed doubles,
Dorothy and Brian (seeded 1) unfortunately lost in the Semi Finals in a 3-game
In the U19 Boys Singles, Brian made it to Round 3 finally losing in a close 3-game match, with the last one 22-20. Vincent lost his first match, but made it to the Consolation Quarter Finals.
In the U19 Boys Doubles, Brian and his partner from Bracebridge won their first match, but lost in Round 2 in a close 3-game match. Vincent and Sergiy lost their Main flight and Consolation matches.
Director of ODBA Junior Development, Dominique Guertin, expressed her satisfaction that the players had such an enjoyable trip and heartily congratulated all the players on their participation and great performances. “We are already looking ahead to an even better trip next year, “she said, “ in fact, we can always hope that maybe the tournament will be held closer to home ! “
Results are at: http://www.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/winners.aspx?id=13490