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Hollyburn Junior Classic - 2013
Above, left to right, Sophia Ho,  Rob Fought (tournament director) and Sasha Gorchanyuk.  Sasha topped Sophia for the Girls' 12 Singles title at Hollyburn Country Club, May 20.

Photo 1 (left): The top-seeded Kyryll Kryvchun beat his doubles partner, Daniel Raw, 6-0, 7-5 to win the Boys' 18 Singles. In the doubles, Kyryll and Daniel lost to Evan Mcnicol and Tejas Phaterpekar, 6-3, 4-6, 10-3, in the semis. Later, Evan and Tejas went on to win the Boys' 18 Doubles by beating Roy Cheng and Eric Fought in the final, 6-3, 6-3.

Photo 2:  Benjamin Sigouin, left, and Daniel Raw. Thirteen-year-old Benjamin lost to Daniel, 6-3, 6-2 in the Boys' 18 semis. Benjamin eliminated second-seeded Patrick Hall, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4, in the quarters, and finished third by beating Roy Cheng, 6-2, 6-0, in the Plate.

Photo 3: Latonia Lam is all smiles posing with her coach, Steve Yesowick.  Top seed Latonia defended her title by beating Camille Hemond, 6-2, 6-2, in the Girls' 18 Singles final. And for Camillef, she and her partner, Kaitlyn Bettauer outplayed Nicole Wrona and Tomoe Yazawa to win  the Girls' 18 Doubles.

Photo 4: Meet the Diemer family from Victoria.  From left to right, Debbie, Daniel, Aaron and Greg.  Aaron has improved a lot since his dad, Greg took over coaching him in September. Aaron overcame top-seeded Jerry Huang, 6-1, 7-6, in the Boys' 14 Singles final.

Photo 5: Neel Phaterpekar, left , and Manroop Gill. Manroop outlasted Neel, 6-4, 1-6, 6-3, for the Boys' 16 Singles title.  Later, Neel teamed-up with his brother Kiran to beat Manroop and his partner Larry Zhao, 6-1, 7-5, in the  Boys' 16 Doubles final.

Photo 6: Luna Crawford, left, and Stacey Fung.  Stacey beat Luna, 6-3, 6-1, to capture the Girls' 16 Singles crown. Stacey and her partner, Kyla Jarrar defeated Cassie Chung and Alli Valk, 6-3, 6-0, in the Girls' 16 Doubles final.

Photo 7: Victor Stepanov, left, and  Luka Vukovic.  Luka outplayed Victor to win the Boys' 12 Singles title, 6-2, 6-2.  Luka later teamed-up with Stefan Mitrovic to beat Victor and his partner, Ty Mya, 6-2, 7-5, in the Boys' 12 Doubles final.

Photo 8: Jessie Gong, left, and Michelle Lim.  Jessie fended off Michelle to win the final of  Girls' 14 Singles, 7-5, 7-5.  Jessie also won the doubles with her partner, Sunny Liu. They beat Michelle and her partner, Keyu Chen, 7-6, 6-4.

Photo 9: From left to right, Ben Kirsh, Max Korkh, Sam Gouneili and Christopher Chan.  Sam and Christopher had a match point in the third set tie-breaker against top-seeded Ben and Max when Christopher cramped and they lost, 6-1, 6-7, 13-11, in the  Boys' 16 Doubles.  Ben, later, beat Max, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, in the Plate to finish third in the  Boys' 16 Singles.

Photo 10: Un-seeded Max Gupta eliminated second seed Andre Sobati in the first round, 6-1, 6-0, then ousted fifth seed Tony Zhao in the quarters, 6-2, 6-2. Max reached the Boys' 14 Singles semis where he came short against Aaron Diemer, 6-2, 6-1.   Andre and Tony later went to win the doubles by beating Taalib Bhatti and Jerry Huang in the final, 7-5, 7-5.

Coquitlam Junior Spring Challenger
Rain washed out all play at the Challenger event in Coquitlam on Friday and Saturday. However, Adrian Tan managed to complete all matches by 4 pm on Monday, May 20.  Good job Adrian.  For the list of the winners, click here.

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