USA Badminton Team Wraps up Suhandinata Cup and Gear up for Bimantara Cup at the 2010 Junior World Badminton Championships

April 27, 2010, 11:05 a.m. (ET)
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The USA Badminton Junior National Team has wrapped up competition in the Suhandinata Cup, the team portion of the 2010 Junior World Badminton Team Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico.  Though they finished in 20th place overall in the team competition, the U.S. junior athletes gained valuable international elite level experience at this event.  With the conclusion of the Suhandinata Cup, the USA Badminton Team will concentrate on the Bimantara Cup, the individual portion of the 2010 Junior World Badminton Championships.  The Bimantara Cup begins tomorrow, April 21, also in Guadalajara, Mexico, and concludes Sunday, April 25th.  Guadalajara will host the 2011 Pan American Games next October.
Please see below the roster for the USA Badminton Team competing at the 2010 Junior World Badminton Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico:
Emily Kan
Karine Hsu
Phoebe Lin
Samantha Li
Sharon Ng
Brendan Lum
Charlie Yang
Marvin Lin
Yau Hwa Chan
Zenas Lam
Coaches and Team Managers:
Andy Chong, Head Coach
Paula Obanana, Assistant Coach
Ray Ng, Manager
Wayne Lum, Assistant Manager
Amy Ng, Assistant Manager
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For more information, please contact Cecil Bleiker, NGB Media Services Director for USA Badminton at 719-866-4608.  This press release is also available on the USOC's media specific website at WWW.PRESSBOX.TEAMUSA.ORG.