Carson and Waselenchuk advance to the Spring Break Open Racquetball Final in Sarasota
Sarasota FL – Top seeded Rocky Carson ( Orange County CA ) defeated third seed Alvaro Beltran (Tijuana MEX ) in three games 11-6,11-9,11-3 to advance to the finals of the Spring Break Pro Am in Sarasota Florida. Carson played top notch ball executing precision shots to each corner throughout the match. Beltran was able to mount a run in game two but it wasn’t enough to take the match. Third seed Kane Waselenchuk ( Edmonton CAN ) took five games to get the final outlasting second seed Jack Huczek ( Dallas TX ) in a five game battle 4-11,8-11,11-3,11-3,11-2. Huczek came out fire in the first two games but Waselenchuk stayed composed and prevailed in this match. Waselenchuk survived a brief scare in the fourth game when his knee gave out on him but after some quick treatment he came back to play and eventually win the match. Waselenchuk will be looking for his eighth win on Sunday and Carson will be seeking his second
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