Boston Metro wins 6 golds at 2016 Yonex Boston Open

Posted by Administrator on May 07, 2016

Once again Boston Metro had great success at the 2016 Yonex Boston Open. In the Collegiate events, Boston Metro claimed 3 gold, 3 silver and 7 bronze medals across the 5 events. Both the ladies singles and the ladies doubles finals were purely a Boston Metro affair with Marianne Aellen and Angela Lin battling out an epic singles finals, before Marianne prevailed 16-21, 21-15, 24-22. The ladies doubles final followed a similar script with Marianne Aellen and Mengting Qiu defeating Angela Lin and Judy Chang in 3 games, 21-15, 20-22, 21-11. Angela teamed up with Michael Lin to win the mixed final, once again in 3 games, beating a pair from University of Laval 19-21, 21-12, 21-14.

  • MS – Bronze: Michael Lin
  • WS – Gold: Marianne Aellen, Silver: Angela Lin, Bronze: Judy Chang
  • MD – Silver: Matz Coucheron-Aamot / Zheng Zhong, Bronze: Michael Lin / Akhil Kapoor
  • WD – Gold: Marianne Aellen / Mengting Qiu, Silver: Angela Lin / Judy Chang, Bronze: Tiantian Ma / Jingyi Zhuang
  • MX – Gold: Michael Lin / Angela Lin, Bronze: Zheng Zhong / Marianne Aellen & Lee Chern / Judy Chang

In the senior events, Daphne Chang claimed her fourth successive senior ladies doubles gold along with her 6 successive senior mixed doubles title. Neil Davies and Marc Lai claimed their third successive mens doubles crown.

Full results can be found online.