Gunst and Lindstrom win Gold at Cayman Islands
MILE BEACH, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, November 13, 2022.- Teegan Van
Gunst and Katie Lindstrom of United States won the Gold Medal over
Puerto Ricans Allanis Navas/María González 2-1 (21-19, 13-21, 15-11) at
Cayman Islands beach tournament, the seventh stage of the NORCECA Tour.
Van Gunst and Katie Lindstrom finish the season with three medals, two
golds (Managua and Cayman Islands) and a silver medal in Hato Mayor
where they lost to Navas/Allanis. The Puerto Rican duo end the season
with one gold and two silvers (La Paz and Cayman Islands).
way to the gold medal match, Van Gunst and Lindstrom beat Dominicans
Bethania Almanzar and Crismil Paniagua 2-0 (21-9, 21-19).
Navas and María González prevailed 2-0 (21-6, 21-10) in semifinals over
Canadians Amanda Harnett and Marie-Alex Bélanger who then went on to win
the bronze medal to Almanzar/Paniagua 2-0 (21-12, 21-18).
won back-to-back bronze medals (Hato Mayor and Cayman Islands), their
third bronze of the season (Punta Cana); they finished second in
Managua, for an overall four medals in a row.
results, Molley McBain/Lea Monkhouse of Canada finished fifth over
Yvonne Soler/Sofía Velásquez of El Salvador 2-0 (21-13, 21-17) and
Ileann Powery/Jessica Wolfenden of Cayman Islands beat Ximena
Núñez/Isabela Rodríguez of Costa Rica 2-0 (22-20, 21-19) for seventh
match for nineth place, Mexicans Abril Flores/Esperanza Albarran
defeated Heather Thompson/Stefania Gondolfi of Cayman Islands 2-0
(21-13, 21-10), while eleventh place went to U.S. Virgin Islands of
Amber Bennett/Cristina Almeida-Anz 2-0 (21-17, 21-8) against Allen/Lake
of St. Kitts and Nevis.