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Semis and racquetball

It was for María José Vargas, at the Sweet Open racquetball in South Carolina, USA. There was also a great performance in doubles.


María José Vargas had an outstanding racquetball performance at the Sweet Open 2019 in South Carolina, USA. He fell in the semifinals in the singles. And in doubles he agreed to the final with Natalia Méndez. The Argentines were runner-up.

Huge task of María José Vargas in singles. After the bye in the start, victory against Adrienne Aynes of the United States with partial 11-7, 11-2 and 11-1. So he moved to quarters, where he faced Rhonda Rajsich of the United States. He beat it, but in four partials: 11-1, 11-6, 5-11 and 11-7. The semifinal has arrived and the inevitable fall to the world's number 1, Paola Longoria. The Argentine was able to get him a boy, and the sets were: 6-11, 11-4, 11-5 and 11-5, for Vargas's farewell.

Natalia Méndez was also part of the singles and started with a win in 32avos. To Mary Kirchoff of the United States by 11-1, 11-2 and 11-3. Then, in 16th, he played the pass against Adriana Riveros of Colombia. He went out with a drop by 11-8, 11-3 and 11-1.

Great performance also in doubles

María José Vargas and Natalia Méndez came to the definition. After the bye in the start, they beat Brenda Laime and Masiel Rivera in quarterfinals. With partial 15-12 and 15-8. In semis, they surpassed Alexandra Herrera and María Renee Rodríguez in three midterms: 15-10, 10-15 and 11-3. The final was against the duo to beat Paola Longoria and Samantha Salas of Mexico. 15-5, 15-6 and runner-up for the national duo.

Publication Date: 29/01/2019

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