Both teams had a long day even before their final. Crosta and Dana took out Johan du Randt and Steve Mitchell 6-4 in the 3rd in the Quarters and then in a 3 hour match beat top seeds Drew Broderick and Guy Moore 6-2 in the deciding set.
Arraya and Misitrano took out the local favorites Bill and Leo Power by the score of 6-3 in the 3rd set in the Quarter Finals and then beat the #2 seeded team of Jerry Albrikes and Lennart Jonason in straight sets in the semis.
Other winners were:
Qtr Reprieve: Bill and Leo Power
16's Winner: Alex Seiler and Naren Dhamodharan
Conso Winner: Drew Sawyer and David Jenkins
Last Chance Winner: Steve Godiksen and Russ Burgess
Many thanks to all that contributed with the donations to the Jimmy Fund and for all the people that helped out in making The 2009 Boston Open a huge success. Thank you to The Country Club which was the host club and the other clubs that supported the tournament, Braeburn Country Club, Wellesly Country Club and Weston Golf Club.
Finally, thank you to the special people that helped in making the tournament run so smoothly. Assistant Tournament Director Rob Coster, hut commanders Don Helm and John Jayakumar and to Marjorie and Paddlpro.com.
A huge thank you to the 24 teams that participated in the event!
Tournament Director Jerry Albrikes
Matt Dana and Ray Crosta (winners) and Juan Pablo Martinez-Arraya and Patricio Misitrano (finalists)