Monday, 23 June 2014

Bailey Captures Deer Lodge Title

Finals Sunday at the Deer Lodge Classic saw Sean Bailey capture
his third straight Tennis Manitoba Open Tour title. Pictured here
(left to right) is men's open finalist Sean Lacap, Sean Bailey,
tournament director Sean Grassie, and Nichol Wilson of Capital Partners.

Sean Bailey was a double winner at the 2014 Deer Lodge Classic, first beating Sean Lacap 6-0, 6-2 in the men's Open singles final. Bailey then teamed up with Chad Lacap to win the men's Open doubles, sweeping through the round-robin with a 3-0 record.

Bailey also reached the mixed Open doubles final with Samantha Lee, falling 6-4, 6-4 to Angela Earl and Shane Nicholls. 

Other event winners include: Daniel Gharagozloo (men's 4.5 singles), Braeden Debroni (men's 3.5 singles), Samantha Lee (women's 4.5 singles) and Melissa Serbin (women's 3.5 singles).

A record 90 players participated in the tournament, held June 14-22 at the Deer Lodge Tennis Club. Included was a four-player wheelchair singles round-robin. Won by Sam Unrau, it was the first wheelchair event to be part of a sanctioned Tennis Manitoba tournament.

Up next on the Tennis Manitoba Open Tour is the Manitoba Open, July 5-13 at the Kildonan Tennis Club.