(SNO) — The Saint Lucia Table Tennis Association has hailed the national team, which captured two third-place finishes in the boys doubles event and the boys team event at the Caribbean Regional Junior and Cadet Championships in the Dominican Republic.
In the Under-15 doubles, Saint Lucia’s pair of De’Andre Calderon and Ishmel Moise lost to Puerto Rico in the semifinals, after advancing to that stage due to a 3-0 quarterfinal victory over the Dominican Republic B team of Chen and Chen. In the third-place playoff,
Saint Lucia was represented by De’Andre Calderon, Ishmel Moise, and Jelanie Dusauzay in the team event, where they beat Jamaica 3-0 in the quarterfinals, only to lose 3-0 to Puerto Rico’s Pablo Figueroa, Sebastian Gallo, Jan Gonzalez, and Derek Valentin.
The singles events get underway on Monday.