Tennis teams complete second day of Far East Tournament
The tennis teams continued to find success on Thursday, the second day of Far East in Okinawa. Many singles and doubles players are still in contention for their respective championships on both the girls' and boys' sides.
According to coach Ushio Sawada:
"We are doing great! Most players are still in the main draw. We are very happy with the wins. Of course, that's what we are here for, to win! However, the coaches are also happy and proud to see that the players who couldn't advanced are learning from their mistakes and are already making future goals for themselves. What a great bunch we have!"
Below are all of Thursday's results from the main bracket:
Kitt loses 8-2 against Kai of Yokota in quarterfinals
Kaito wins 8-4 against Daniel of Kinnick in quarterfinals
Kaitlyn wins 8-6 against Amana of Seisen in quarterfinals
Kaito and Joe win 8-2 against Jae Yun and James of Osan in first round, win 8-0 against Ryan and Stephen of YIS-S in second round
Kento and Kitt earn bye in first round, win 8-2 against Kai and Yugo of Perry in second round
Kaitlyn and Hanna win 8-4 against Jae and Halle of E.J. King in first round, win 8-6 against Kobi and Mary of Kadena in second round
Kiara and Jenny win 8-2 against Sarah and Marion of Perry in first round, lose 8-5 against Layla and Jessica of Yokota in second round
Kento and Kiara win 8-2 against Akira and Anhadlyi of E.J. King in quarterfinals
Friday's schedule includes quarterfinals and semifinals for the girls' and boys' doubles tournaments, as well as the semifinals in girls' singles, boys' singles and mixed doubles.
Boys' Tennis Information
Girls' Tennis Information