Above photo: Monika Popovic, women’s Open champion at the Tennis U Manitoba Finals. Photo courtesy of Karl Mendoza at www.kamera8studios.ca.
In events played at Winnipeg Lawn Tennis Club this past weekend in the Tennis U Manitoba Finals, Monika Popovic won the women’s Open singles title (Samantha Lee placed second) and Ronna Joudan captured the women’s 3.5 (Maribelle Pangan finished second).
The men’s 5.0 and men’s 3.5 finals are scheduled for Thursday at Tuxedo Tennis Club. This upcoming weekend at WLTC, the men’s 2.5 will conclude and the wheelchair event will be played.
Three events were played September 16-19 at Deer Lodge Tennis Club in the Tennis U Manitoba Finals: Shane Nicholls defeated Shawn Sophasath 7-6(6), ret. in the men’s Open final and Stefan Barre beat Cory Richter 6-3, 3-6, 7-5 to win the men’s 4.5 title. Lydia Gloria won the women’s 4.5 event.
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