Allan captures consolation final at junior squash tourney

Drew Allan, 13, won the consolation final in his division at the Manitoba Jr. Open at the Winnipeg Canoe Club last Sunday by sweeping Sydney Bertram 3-0.
Allan went 2-1 in the round-robin, losing 3-0 to Andrew Town (ranked number-two in Canada in his age group) and then getting swept 3-0 by Cam Mundell.
He earned a berth into the consolation final with a 3-0 sweep over Bertram.
Meanwhile, Steven Krag, 12, the other local player at the tournament, lost 3-1 to Jason Glass in the consolation final of his pool.
Krag went winless in three games in the round-robin, losing 3-0 to Andrew Bumford, 3-0 to Ian Crozier, and then 3-2 to Glass.
In other squash news, Mark Faragher, Dustin Faragher, Jason Kabel, Ben Andrusco, Al Christiansen, and Bob Tkachuk of here are off to Winnipeg this weekend to compete at the Manitoba Open.