February 23, 2011
Ping Pong Tournament
There was a good turnout for the spring Ping Pong Tournament which was held Wednesday evening in the Game Room. Cowley students and staff took part in both a singles and doubles tournament; with 14 individuals taking part in the singles tournament and 8 doubles teams taking part in the doubles tournament.
In the singles tournament the finals was played between Travis Truax and Tom Gibaud. In the best of 3 sets final Travis Truax won in straight sets (22-20, 21-17) and a very closely contest match. For first place in singles Travis Truax won $25.00 and for second place Tom Gibaud took home $15.00.
In the doubles tournament 8 teams took part, with the final match being contested between the teams of Travis Truax/Tom Gibaud versus Brandon Patterson/Jamison Lorg. In the best of 3 set final match the team of Truax/Gibaud quickly dispatched the team of Patterson/Lorg in straight sets (21-10, 21-12). For winning the doubles tournament Truax and Gibaud took home $15.00 each.