Sports

Independence Squash Tournament a Success

Image: Participants at the 40th Anniversary of Independence Squash Tournament. (PHOTO: SLYC)

THE Saint Lucia Squash Team Tournament was held on Sunday 17th February at the Saint Lucia Yacht Club and was a resounding success. The event was held in commemoration of the island’s 40th Anniversary of Independence and was filled with exciting matches as 26 players battled it out on the court. They were grouped into four different teams and ranked by their level of skill.

Image: Participants at the 40th Anniversary of Independence Squash Tournament. (PHOTO: SLYC)
Participants at the 40th Anniversary of Independence Squash Tournament. (PHOTO: SLYC)

The players competed against equally ranked players from the other teams and their points were tallied for a cumulative team final score. This format allowed players from all levels to enjoy playing games that were competitive and fun. Notably, the Saint Lucia Yacht Club and the Independence Committee generously supported this tournament.

After 74 games were played for the day, the final scores resulted in very close results: 1st place Team Caribbean Blue with 347 points; 2nd place Team Market Place with 345 points; while Rain Forest Foods and Team Ferrands Foods tied for third place with 324 points.

The Saint Lucia Yacht Club took the time out to thank the various sponsors – Rainforest Foods, Caribbean Blue Naturals, the Market Place and Ferrands Foods.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *