Congratulations to all of the players, Coaches Hank Pfister, Mark McCampbell, and Captain Jim Buck for bringing the Maze Cup back to SoCal! The final Score was 13-7 for SoCal.
The 2015 Maze Cup was a spectacular event held at the beautiful Stockdale Country Club, in Bakersfield, CA.
Special thanks goes to Jackie Owens for making the event run smooth for all players, and coaches.
Here is the breakdown:
The fans were provided with fantastic match ups in all divisions. The girls started first with both the 18’s and 16’s splitting matches.
- Nicole Mossmer (SoCal) def. Katya Tabachnik (norcal) 6-2,6-4
- Sara Choy (norcal) def. Ryan Peus (SoCal) 6-2,6-2
- Alaina Miller (norcal) def. Jada Hart (SoCal) 2-6,6-2,6-1
- Emma Higuchi (SoCal) def. Darya Posskhova (norcal) 6-0,6-3
The boys were up next, and they took 3 out of four matches.
- Austen Huang (norcal) def Daunte Harris (SoCal) 2-6,6-3,7-6
- Robert Baylon (Socal) def. Ajai Shekhera (norcal) 6-4,6-3
- Connor Hance (socal) def. Alexander Keyser (norcal) 6-4,4-6,6-4
- Brandon Holt (socal) def Andrew Gu (norcal) 7-6,1-6,6-3
So SoCal was up 5-2 after singles.
- Austen Huang/Mason Xue (norcal) def. Daunte Harris/Kento Perera (socal) 7-6,6-2
Connor Hance/Brandon Holt (socal) def. Andrew Gu/Alexander Keyser (norcal) 6-3,7-6
- Ryan Peus/Riley McQuaid (socal) def. Sara Choy/Katya Tabachnik (norcal) 6-2,6-2
- Jada Hart/ Emma Higuchi (socal) def. Alaina Miller/Darya Possokhova (norcal) 6-2,6-3
SoCal took 3 out of 4 in doubles to get to a 8-4 lead going into the final day.
- Nicole Mossmer (Socal) def. Sarah Choy – 5-7,6-2, 6-2
- Riley McQuiad (Socal) def. Katya Tabachnik – 6-4,6-1
- Jada Hart (socal) def. Darya Possokhova – 6-2,1-6,6-1 (clinched victory for SoCal!)
- Emma Higuchi (socal) def. Alaina Miller – 6-3,6-4
- Brandon Holt (socal) def. Alexander Keyser – 6-3,6-1
- Andrew Gu (norcal) def. Connor Hance – 6-4,6-3
- Austin Huang (norcal) def. Robert Baylon 6-2,6-1
- Ajai Shekhera (norcal) def. Daunte Harris 6-1,4-6,6-4
Emma Higuchi won the Sportsmanship award for SoCal.