Hatata, a senior, won the match in four games (14-12, 11-5, 9-11, and 11-9). He advanced to face eventual winner of the 2017 Pool Trophy, Osama Khalifa (Columbia). Penders made it to the consolation final and played his Trinity teammate Michael Craig.
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