5/17/15 Amazing day for Thunder beach today at the USA Junior Beach Tour tournament in Vancouver! We had one player at the U16s level play, Maya, and her partner Bailey and they won the U16 division!! We had 2 teams at the U14 level play and they were both in the final, Jana and Alli taking second and Cam and Katie winning it! At the U12 level we had 2 teams play with Alena and Yasmeen making it to the semifinals but having to play another Thunder team, Teagan and Sarah, who ended up taking 2nd at U12!! All first and second place teams qualified for the National championship in Virginia beach in July! So proud... Way to bring home the hardware! Go THUNDER!
Grace Jarnagin and Mina did well this summer taking first place twice in the U16 AVA and they took first in the USA JBT Western Open. Grace also took first with partner, Kat, in the AVP NW Open.
Whitney Walker worked hard and placed well this summer! She took first in U18 Rox qualifier, 1st U18 NWjrs 6/14, AVA July 5th U18 1st, U17 Regional High Performance Champ, 1st in Division 4 at HP Championship in Santa Monica, 1st place at Seaside U18AA division and 1st place at 8/23 AVA U18. So proud of how you compete, Whit, espcially up an age division in most of these tournaments!
Anna McCallum and Char Emerson played in 4 AVA tournaments, taking 2nd place in one!
Jana Merca and Alli Hanson had a successful summer for Thunder being chosen to represent our Region in the HP Championships in the U15 division. They aslo took 2nd in the USA Beach Tour Vancouver Open. And they took a 3rd and a 5th in AVA tournaments.
Here is Abby May in one of her first beach tournaments! Way to go Abby!!
Catherine Bush and Olivia Seidel repping their Thunder shirts in an AVA. Catherine played in 4 tournaments this summer; one with her little sister, Allison.