D8 TENNIS: Resurrection claims combined team tennis title


WATERLOO REGION (October 12, 2023) – On Tuesday at Greystone Racquet Club in Waterloo, the District 8 Tennis titles were decided, and Resurrection walked away with the top prize. 

In the boys singles division, Resurrection’s Akshay Ramachandran won the gold medal defeating Christi Oana from Père-René-de-Galinée in the final. 

Christi Oana (left), Akshay Ramachandran (right)

It was an all Resurrection boys double final between Thomas Morgan and Noah Kayser and teammates Ethan Morgan and Liam Peters. In the end, Morgan and Kyser claimed gold and Morgan and Peters took the silver. All together, they helped claim the overall boys titles for Resurrection. 

Resurrection’s Boys Doubles Teams

Theodora Draga from Père-René-de-Galinée cruised through the field in the girls singles division claiming her second straight gold medal as a grade 10. The silver medal went to St. Mary’s Sophia Bowman. Both Père-René-de-Galinée and St. Mary’s tied for the overall girls championship.

Sophia Bowman (left), Theodora Draga (right)

In the girls doubles division, Hannah Van Hartingsveldt and Elise Reed from St. David captured the gold medal over Maya Slavcev and Isabella Gancevich from Resurrection. 

St. David’s Girls Doubles Team

The mixed doubles gold medals were won by Bella Renaud and Max Sahadeo from Père-René-de-Galinée while the silver medals were claimed by St. Mary’s Aiden To and  Aizah Tauseef. 

Mixed Doubles Team from Père-René-de-Galinée

Qualifying participants will play in the CWOSSA Championships on Friday October 20, 2023 at Greystone in Waterloo. OFSAA Championships will take place in June 2024.