The 2015 Briggs Cup benefiting CitySquash kicks off in Rye, NewYork Friday December 11th. The $25,000 event is the last stop on the calendar for the 2015 season.
Finals Recap: Dana Betts/Steph Hewitt d. Narelle Krizek/Natarsha McElhinny, 15-13, 15-9, 15-5
Krizek/McElhinny d. Rix/Rocha, 3-0;
Betts/Hewitt d. Grainger/Pierrepont, 3-1.
Narelle Krizek/Tarsh McElhinny d. Nabilla Ariffin/Joyce Davenport, 3-0;
Tina Rix/Fernanda Rocha d. Tara Mullins/Tehani Guruge, 3-1
Natalie Grainger/Suzie Pierrepont d Nikole Garon/Vic Simmonds, 3-0
Dana Betts/Steph Hewitt d. Seanna Keating/Nikki Todd, 3-0
Fernanda Rocha and Amanda Sobhy made the most of their home court advantage in the first WSDA Boston Open sweeping to a 3/0 vicotry over #2 seeds Dana Betts and Victoria Simmonds in the final. Sobhy, the PSA world ranked #11,flew back from competing in Qatar to partner with University Club assistant pro Rocha.
Hosted by the University Club of Boston the $10,000 event included #1 seeds and current #1 ranked pair, Narelle Krizek and Natarsha McElhinny. Krizek/McElhinny lost a nail biting semi final match to the eventual winners.
In the bottom half of the draw #2 seeds Dana Betts and Victoria Simmonds defeated Alex Clark and Georgina Stoker in a close 3/0.