Here are the results of the 2013 St. James Open Tournament which was held last weekend at the St. James High School courts.
In the Singles Women's Open Division -
Championship Blue Bracket, 1st – Paige Olson (St. James); 2nd – Lorena Hernandez (St. James); 3rd – Claire Christian (Kiester); 4th Julia Boeve (St. James); Consolation – Melissa Lager – (Mankato).
Women's Open Division – Championship Red Bracket, 1st – Aileen Roman (Sleepy Eye); 2nd – Emily Johnson (Sleepy Eye); 3rd – Renata Hernandez (St. James); Youngest players in womens – Zoie Becker, Renata Hernandez.
Men's Open Division Championship – Blue Bracket 1st – Nathan Meehling (Mankato); 2nd – Chris Harstad (Mankato); 3rd – Matt Jurgens (St. James); 4th – John Romberg (Mankato); 5th – Charlie Snelson – (Mankato).
Men's Open Division Championship – Red Bracket 1st – Steve Doll (St. James); 2nd – Brandon Nordstrom (Fairmont); 3rd – Josh Kolpin (New Ulm); 4th – Michael Hedlund (St. James); 5th – Cory Jobe (Amboy); Youngest players in mens – Zach Piper, Juan Solorazano.
Mixed Doubles Blue Division – 1st – Charlie Snelsen/ EJ Scharmer (Mankato); 2nd – Connor Olson/ Paige Olson (St. James); 3rd – Abby Frederickson/ Matt Jurgens (St.James); 4th – James Lager/Melissa Lager (Mankato); 5th – Nate Meehling/Breck Rolfsrud (Mankato).
Red Division – 1st Ryan Brandts/Karlee Sieve (St. James); 2nd – Sandin Skow/Ashley Frederickson (St. James);
3rd – Brandon Pearson/ Mikkala Pearson (St. James); 4th – Lesley Vargas/William Runge (St. James); 5th – Julia Boeve/Colin Hoppe (St. James).
The 15 and under division – 1st – Juan Solorzano/Renata Hernandez (St. James); 2nd – Dalton Wolle/ Kristin Liemer (St. James); 3rd – Zoie Becker/Trey Witcraft. (St. James); 4th – Hannah Peterson/Brandi Smith (St. James).
A total of 71 players participated in the tournament.