- Congratulations to Sanjeev Tenneti, Felicia Ong, Ming Zhang, and Raymond Yip for their great performance at the Western Open in Fremont.
- Sanjeev Tenneti: U1850 Champion
- Felicia Ong: U4200 Doubles Champion (with Soon Lim). Also upset an over 2100 player in U2125 singles event.
- Ming Zhang: U2000 sem- final and U2125 quarter-final
- Raymond Yip: U1850 quarter-final (upset the #1 seed of the event) Coach Chai should be very proud since Raymond only took two lessons from him.:)
- Financial status:
$30: round robin (10 players)
$40: DVD contributions (Randy Han $10, Aldo Adriaan $20, Kevin Namura $10)
$55: Clinic contributions (Tetsuro Hirouji $20, Suat Hirouji $10, Raymond Yip $5, Hien Nguyen $10, Teng Gao $10)
$6: two boxes of balls
$5.10: three boxes of balls
$41.00: 24 dozens practice balls
$35.00: one ball catching net for the clinics