Lester entered the qualifying of the $50,000 Granby Challenger this week. He won a few tough matches to get himself into the main draw!!
In the main draw, he faced 5 seed and very talented Israeli Harel Levy, who just won the Lexington Challenger.
QR2: (3) Cook def. Berard 64 67(2) 64
QR3 (Final Rd.): (3) Cook def. (5) Fleming 36 63 41 (Ret.)
1st Round: (Q) Cook def. (5) Levy 76(5) 76(5)
2nd Round: (Q) Cook def. Sugita 64 26 63
QF: (Q) Cook vs. Polansky
Lester also got 1 nice doubles victory. After a huge upset over Levy and another solid win, LC4 now faces Canadian Peter Polansky. Go Lester!!