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U S A PA N AT I O N A LS SENIOR OPEN MEN’S SINGLES Gold: Scott Moore  Silver: Glen Peterson  Bronze: Bill Muno  SENIOR OPEN WOMEN’S SINGLES Gold: Lisa Naumu  Silver: Jennifer Dawson  Bronze: Vivian Edwards OPEN MIXED DOUBLES Gold: Lucy Kovalova - Matt Wright  Silver: Simone Jardim - Daniel Moore  Bronze: Sarah Ansboury - Wesley Gabrielsen  SENIOR OPEN MEN’S DOUBLES Gold: Steve Kennedy - Scott Burr  Silver: Tony Tollenaar - Michael Gates  Bronze: Del Kauss - Steve Cole SENIOR OPEN WOMEN’S DOUBLES Gold: Lisa Naumu - Gigi LeMaster  Silver: Jennifer Dawson - Bonnie Williams  Bronze: Jennifer Lucore -  Alex Hamner SENIOR OPEN MIXED DOUBLES Gold: Kris Anderson - Kevin Booth  Silver: Alex Hamner - Scott Moore  Bronze: Bonnie Williams - Brian Staub The next day, Matt Wright returned to action, winning the Mixed Open with Lucy Kovalova. After winning the consolation bracket, Simone Jardim and Daniel Moore won a tough-fought three-set match against Wright and Kovalova in the finals, only to drop the 4th game tiebreaker 15-10. The Nationals reconvened on Sunday morning for the singles competitions. The 10-team women’s bracket was small but powerful. The event featured another 2016 déjà vu when Simone Jardim defeated Irina Tereschenko in the finals (11-9, 11-8). The Men’s Singles featured the top 37 players from around the world. Tyson McGuffin showed his skills and endurance to outlast the field without dropping a set in the competition. He outlasted Ben Johns 11-7, 12-10 in the final event of the tournament. Congratulations to all participants of the 2017 USAPA National Championships.  • Scott Moore won four gold medals, including the Men’s Senior Open Singles. NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2017 | MAGAZINE 25