Charles finishes 5th at Masters tournament

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By Carlena Knight

Antigua’s top junior female tennis player, Sibley Charles, finished 5th at the Masters COTECC Under-14 Cup earlier this week.

Competing in the Girl’s Singles category, Charles defeated Anika Lemus (Guatemala) in straight sets 6-4, 6-4 on Thursday.

The 13-year-old will now focus on the Mixed Doubles division where she will battle along with her partner, Antonio Chavez (Honduras), for a fifth-place finish.

They will face Guatemalans Marcos Castellanos and Deborah Dominguez.

Charles, having finished in the top eight on the COTECC list, was invited to the prestigious tournament.

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