Chris Miller stretches for a forehand in his battle with Sam Wilson during table tennis championship.
Chris Miller and George Estes ruled singles competition in the Northwest Louisiana District Senior Olympics table tennis May 6.
Miller used straight sets wins over Dan Keisler and Sam Wilson to capture the 50-64 age bracket gold medal. Estes beat Bob Taylor in three sets for the 65-69 gold medal. Keisler took third place and the bronze medal with a straight sets win over David Ogwyn.
The age group winners were dominant. Miller went 11-5, 11-7, 11-6 over Keisler and 11-6, 11-6, 11-2 over Wilson. Estes toppled Taylor by identical 11-9 counts. Miller and Estes then teamed to beat Taylor and Wilson in the 60-69 doubles, taking sets by 112-3, 11-3 and 11-8.
Men’s Singles–50-64: Chip Miller Gold. Sam Wilson Silver. Dan Keisler Bronze. 65-69: George Estes Gold. Bob Taylor Silver. 70-plus: Earl Speights (OD) Gold. John Ray Gold.
Men’s Doubles–60-69: Miller-Estes Gold. Taylor-Wilson Silver.
Exhibition: Dan Ogywyn-Dan Keisler d. Earl Speights-Jo Speights.