It’s playoff time in the TW Friday Doubles League! The tension is building, the competitive juices are flowing, and the teams are being tested in the fight to survive!
We seeded the playoffs based on the regular season results, and the semifinals matchups were as follows…
(1)Team Johnson & O’Leary (Andy/Spencer) vs. (4)Team Leftovers (Mark/Troy)
(2)Team Blonde (Brittany/Michelle) vs. (3)Team AirCooled (Chris/Granville)
See Semifinal highlights here!!
Team Blonde held on in probably the toughest match of the league so far, taking down Team Air Cooled 9-8, 10-8 in the tiebreak!
Just when we thought it couldn’t get any more intense, Team Blonde (Brittany/Michelle) and Team Air Cooled (Chris/Granville) gave us the match of the season so far in the TW Friday Doubles League! CHECK OUT THIS WEEK’S MATCH FOOTAGE HERE!!
After getting themselves into an early 2-6 deficit, Brittany and Michelle battled back to even the match at 6-6. After a round of service holds, the pro set went to a tiebreaker at 8-8. After continuing to go back and forth, the girls were able to save a match point and close out the guys, 10-8 in the breaker!
Team Johnson & O’Leary (Andy/Spencer) brought their record to a perfect 4-0 after a hard fought win over Team Blonde this week.
There was only one match to update you on this week, but boy was it an intense one! In maybe the most tension-filled match of the league thus far, Team Johnson & O’Leary (Andy/Spencer) held on for a hard fought 8-6 win over Team Blonde (Brittany/Michelle). The match was close up until 4-3 when Andy and Spencer broke and then held to take a 6-3 lead. The girls toughed out a hold, broke back and held once more, evening the match at 6-6. The boys stopped the bleeding with a hold at love, and just barely poked their heads ahead at the finish line with a break of serve to win the match 8-6.
CHECK OUT SOME MATCH FOOTAGE HERE!
This was Team Blonde’s second loss of the league (now 2-2), both of which to Team Johnson & O’Leary (4-0). The match between Team Air Cooled and Team Leftovers will be rescheduled for this week.
Team Johnson & O’Leary def. Team Blonde, 8-6
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