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LWSPO Update: Friday, July 19

Jul 21, 2019
written by: Tennis BC

What a beautiful day at the Park yesterday! The National Junior Open and NTRP Group 2 quarterfinals took place. In the Men’s Open singles round of 16 and doubles quarterfinals, there were plenty of tiebreakers and three-setters being played with the last match ending in front of a packed beer garden just before dark!

July 18th Leith Wheeler Match of the Day:  Men’s Open Doubles
Philip Bester/Noah Gampel [3] defeated Max Korkh/Paul Ratchford [5] 6-4, 5-7, 7-5

This morning, play begins at 8 AM with the National Junior Open. The NJO will see a lot of action as both the semifinals and finals will take place today. View NJO schedule. At 8:30 AM, the Rogers Rookie Tour No. 2 will begin, featuring categories from 8&U through to U18. NTRP Group 2 quarterfinal action will continue starting at 5 PM. View NTRP schedule.

Stanley Park Brewing Feature Matches: Battle of the Past Champions

You won’t want to miss today’s Open singles quarterfinals action! Among the many great matches we have lined up today, two Past Champions will go head to head on both the women’s and men’s side. At 3 PM, Katarina Boiko (2011, 2012, 2013) will go up against Stacey Fung [2] (2015). At 5:45 PM, Philip Bester [1] (2010, 2013, 2018) will take on George Jecminek [5] (2012, 2016). Following the Open Singles matches, the Open Mixed Doubles semifinals will begin at 6:30 PM. View Open match schedule.

Rogers Rookie Tour No. 2
Today’s Rogers Rookie Tour begins at 8:30 AM. The event will be held on courts 7-11. Start times vary by age category. Tournament Info