September 26, 2016

Action intensifies on day 2

The Guyana Squash Association (GSA) in collaboration with its corporate sponsor Digicel continued with its Kraft Toucan Industries Junior Skill level tournament at the Georgetown Club courts on Wednesday evening with seven categories.
In Category ‘A’ Taylor Fernandes continued to show tremendous improvement when she dominated Alec Melville to take the first game 11/3 but could not keep up with the sustained attack and lost the next three games 9/11, 9/11, 6/11.

Larissa Wiltshire

Larissa Wiltshire

Benjamin Mekdeci

Benjamin Mekdeci

Top seeded Benjamin Mekdeci easily disposed of Shomari Wiltshire in straight games 11/3, 11/3, 13/11 while Larissa Wiltshire dropped the second game against Alex Cheeks before winning 11/2, 9/11,11/6,11/6.
In Category C which is expected to be highly competitive Michael Alphonso triumphed over Dominic Collins in four games winning 3/11,12/10,11/2,13/11 and in the match of the night Ethan Jonas finally overcame the spirited challenge of Demetrius De Abreu in five hard fought games. De Abreu won the first game 12/10 but Ethan bounced back to win the next two games 11/5, 11/9 and at 10/9 match ball in the fourth it seemed all over for Demetrius but he won the next three points to take the match into a fifth and final game.
At 10/7 match ball for De Abreu it seemed as if he had secured a remarkable come from behind victory but then Ethan reeled off five points in a row thereby winning the game and match 12/10.
Results of all the nights matches were as follows.
Category A: Benjamin Mekdeci beat Shomari Wiltshire 11/3,11/3,13/11, Alec Melville beat Taylor, Fernandes 3/11,11/9,11/9,11/6, Larissa Wiltshire beat Alex Cheeks 11/2,9/11,11/6,11/6.
Category C: Ethan Jonas defeated Demetrius De Abreu 10/12,11/5,11/9,10/12,12/10, Michael Alphonso defeated Dominic Collins 3/11,12/10,11/2,13/11, Gianni Carpenter beat Lucas Jonas 11/6,11/6,11/3.
Category D: Kirsten Gomes beat Aliyah Persaud 11/0,11/5,11/5, Abosaide Cadogan beat Jason Gomes 11/5,11/2,12/10.
Category E: Nechemiyah Levans beat Georgiana Fernandes 11/8, 10/12, 11/9, Haley Carpenter beat Nathan Rahaman 11/9, 11/4, James Mekdeci defeated Mohyryan Baksh 11/2, 11/5.
Category F: Liam Carpenter beat Mashal Allicock 7/11,11/4,11/5, Mikhail Persaud beat Damian Braam 11/4, 11/6.
Category H: Lajuan Munroe beat Rayden Persaud 11/6,11/6, Louis Da Silva beat Shilol Asregado 14/12, 11/4.
Category I: Christiana Fernandes beat Noah Rahaman 11/9, 12/10.
Matches continue daily at the Georgetown Club courts starting at 18:00h.

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