Andree Parrilla defeated Rodrigo Montoya, 15-12, 15-9, to win the 2017 World Racquetball Tour (WRT) Grace Warrior Ministries Georgia Open in Lilburn, Georgia Sunday. In the doubles final, Alejandro Cardona and Gerardo Franco beat Felipe Camacho and Jaime Martell, 15-7, 15-8.
In the singles final, Parrilla and Montoya were close all the way in game one, and lead did go back and forth. Montoya was ahead 11-10, and 12-11, but Parrilla managed to hold him at 12, while scoring four points to take game one, 15-12.
In game two, Parrilla was in control all the way, as he got up 10-3 and 14-5. Montoya kept battling, and got to 14-9. Then Parrilla got a sideout, hit a lob serve to the right side that Montoya returned with a splat forehand shot to the front right corner, and Parrilla rekilled that with a backhand shot.
The next WRT event will be in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, June 8-10.
2017 WRT Grace Warrior Ministries Georgia Open
Lilburn, Georgia May 5-7, 2017
5) Andree Parrilla d. 3) Rodrigo Montoya, 15-12, 15-9
1) Alejandro Cardona & Gerardo Franco d. 3) Felipe Camacho & Jaime Martell, 15-7, 15-8
Follow the bouncing ball….