April 11th, 2014
Congratulations to University of Toronto’s Table Tennis Team in their Great Performance in 2014 NCTTA Nationals
In the NCTTA Regional Tournament that took place in Monroeville, Pennsylvania on April 4-6, 2014, Xixi Guo and Vivien Zhou have won Women’s Doubles, retrieving the title again from 2012. They have overcome the first seed from Princeton, formed by Canadian two-time champion Shirley Fu and multi-time US Olympian Ariel Hsing in the semi-finals, considered as the biggest upset of the whole tournament:
NCTTA Women\’s Double Semifinal
In the final match, Xixi Guo and Vivien Zhou again demonstrated their dominance over the table against the UC-Berkeley pair, Hwang and Guo:
2014 NCTTA Women\’s Final
In the team event, our Co-ed team has achieved the ninth place and our women’s team has achieved sixth. Congratulations to all of the team members!
Finally, we would like to acknowledge our sponsors for their generous support towards our trip to the Inter-collegiate championship, our team could not achieve the great results without them:
- College Street Dental has generously provided us with monetary sponsorship which covered the majority of our expense for the trip: http://www.collegestreetdental.ca/
- Car House Auto provided us with affordable transportation: http://www.carhouse.ca/
- National Collegiate Table Tennis Association (NCTTA) and U of T Student Union (UTSU) have also provided us with extra financial support.