By Terry Finisterre
De’Andre Calderon won at the Scouters Under-21 Open Table Tennis Singles competition in Barbados last weekend. Calderon is 14.
In the preliminaries, Calderon won all four matches. In the quarterfinals he beat Tre Riley 11-5, 11-1, 11-6. In the semifinals he beat Jarad Sandiford 11-5, 11-6, 11-8, 11-1.
In the finals Calderon lost the first game 7-11 to Marcus Smith, but he rallied to win the next four, 13-11, 11-7, 11-9, 11-4.
Calderon now awaits the Saint Lucia Senior National Table Tennis Championships which begins on the 14th September.