Backus wins Chappy Pong


Rod Backus of Vineyard Haven won the third annual Table Tennis Tournament at the Chappaquiddick Community Center, Saturday. He defeated Alina Wen in straight sets, 11-4, 11-5, 11-4.

Both of the finalists are members of the Martha’s Vineyard Table Tennis Club. Each won five matches in the 25-player competition.

The MVTT Club meets Tuesdays and Thursdays at the YMCA and welcomes all players regardless of their skill level.