Summerland hosts tennis tourney

The seventh annual Summerland Rookie Tournament was held Sunday, June 14 at Lakeshore Racquets Club.

The finalists in the Girls U14 category: Marie Holmes

The finalists in the Girls U14 category: Marie Holmes

The seventh annual Summerland Rookie Tournament was held Sunday, June 14 at Lakeshore Racquets Club with the participation of more than 20 youth from Vernon to Penticton.

The Rookie Tour is a national entry-level tennis tournament sponsored by Rogers that provides a fun introduction to competitive play.

All players are ensured multiple matches and everyone receives a prize pack and t-shirt.

The Summerland event had participation from boys and girls aged seven to 14.

Results

Girls 8 and under: First Saylor Hoyer, second Andrea Brunner

Boys 8 and under:  First Peter Kunka, second Josh Gibbings

Girls 10 and under: First Charli Hoyer, second Keeva Patterson

Boys 10 and under: First Dylan Kerr, second Reece Thiede

Girls 14 and under: First Marie Holmes, second Kinga Kotulska

Boys 14 and under: First Matthew Lowery, second Ian Heck.