Poipu Junior Senior Vet Championship

POIPU – The Poipu Junior Senior Vet Championship Tournament was held last weekend at the Poipu Kai and Kiahuna Tennis Courts in Koloa.

Participants included Hawaii residents from the Big Island and Oahu as well as mainland visitors and residents from Kaua’i.

The tourney accommodated 62 singles entries and 98 doubles entries and scheduled over 80 matches.

Kauaians Matha Okamoto and Tammie Quinlan were involved in an electric showdown in the Women’s 40 Singles. Okamoto defeated Quinlan in a 3 hour, 3 set match 6-7, 7-5, 7-5. Outstanding competitors Myra Kim of Oahu and Sinclair Bill of Kaua’i won the Women’s 40 and 50 doubles. Kim also partnered with Marilyn Char of Kaua’i to win the Women’s 45 doubles and Bill took top honors in the Women’s 60 singles.

Full results of the tourney:

n Men’s 35 Singles: Stanley Schiller defeats Valentine Garcia 6-2, 6-2; Doubles: R. Chang – M. Deckwitz defeats L. McNeil – P Sirois 6-1, 6-2

n Men’s 40 Doubles: C. Lalin – C. Webster defeats M. Beede – N. Zaslow, 6-3, 7-5; Singles: Mark Deckwitz defeats Raymond Oflaherty 2-6, 6-0, 1-0, (Ret (inj)

n Men’s 45 Doubles: C. Lalin – N. Mathur defeats F. Pullano – R. Shaw, 6-2, 6-2; Singles: Stanley Schiller defeats Mark Beede, 6-2, 6-2

n Men’s 50 Doubles: L. Masuno – B. Miyagi defeats T. Field – P. Gary, 6-4, 6-3; Singles: Lester Nakasone defeats Alan Harris 6-3, 7-6.

n Men’s 55 Singles: Jerry Bona defeats Frank Medeiros, 6-3, 6-3

n Men’s 60 Doubles: K. Keil – M. Pavon defeats G. Brace – F. Medeiros Ret (inj); Singles: Max Pavon defeats George Brace Ret (inj).

n Men’s 65 Doubles: C. Hunt – K. Keil defeats G. Ashford – P. DuClos, 6-3, 6-4

n Men’s 70 Doubles: W. Carlile – R. Cole defeats J. Dumas – H. Herndon, 6-0, 6-3; Singles: Walter Carlile defeats John Dumas, 6-1, 6-3

n Women’s 30 Doubles: T. Hosaka – J. Yamase defeats C. McCarthy – R. O’Brien, 6-2, 6-3: Singles: Victoria Colacino defeats Beth Christensen, 6-1, 6-3

n Women’s 35 Singles: Joyce Yamase defeats Jayne Deckwitz, Def (ns)

n Women’s 40 Doubles: S. Bill – M. Kim defeats S. Ham-Young – J. Mince, 6-2, 6-2; S. Ashford – C. Moniz defeats J. Blaylock – M. Okamoto, 6-0, 6-2; S. Bill – M. Kim defeats S. Ashford – C. Moniz, Def (ns). Singles: Martha Okamoto defeats Tammie Quinlan, 6-7, 7-5, 7-5

n Women’s 45 Doubles: M. Char – M. Kim defeats C. Surratt – D. Treskon, 7-5, 1-6, 6-2

n Women’s 50 Doubles: S. Bill – M. Kim defeats S. Ashford – L. Fujii, 6-2, 7-5; Singles: Barbara Hubbard defeats Paulette Lum, 6-3, 6-4

n Women’s 55 Doubles: C. Goff – D. Nui defeats K. Bedwell – A. Spielman, 6-2, 6-2

n Women’s 60 Doubles: S. Ashford – L. Fujii defeats S. Bartelt – S. Erickson, 6-0, 6-0: Singles: Sinclair Bill defeats Lurline Fujii, 6-1, 6-1

n Women’s 65 Singles: Harriet Somerville defeats Diana Nui, 6-1, 6-1

n Women’s 70 Doubles: E. Armstrong – P. Chaffin defeats N. Carr – L. Wishard 7-5, 6-3: Singles: Leona Wishard defeats Emmy Lou Armstrong, 6-2, 6-2.


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