The USA Women’s 40s team was off today, having received a bye into the semis where they will play #2 seeded France. France beat Argentina 2/1, dropping #2 singles but cruising at #1 and in doubles.
The USA Men’s 35 team beat Germany in a very symmetrical match: Tyler Browne won at #2 singles 76 76 and Christian Guevara won at #1 singles 63 63. The USA defaulted the doubles point, but nevertheless advances to the semis against #2 seeded France.
The USA Women’s 45 team played Great Britain in the quarters and had a real battle. . Amanda Parson-Siegel won in three sets at #2; Patricia Zerdan lost at #1 and Amada/Francesca La O lost the doubles, dropping the first set in a tiebreak, winning the second and losing the third in a match tiebreak. They will now play for 5th.
The men’s 45 team lost both singles to Germany in straight sets…Germans are very very good on red clay! They now play for 5th.
The men’s 40 team lost today in the 8-14 playoff so now play for 12th.
The women’s 35s had the day off and play in the 5-8 playoff against So Africa tomorrow.