Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 20 April 2015

Girls Nicholson Shield

Doubles timed games for Fifth Years and below:
 
The team of Beth (4th Year)/Amy (4th Year) and Emily (3rd Year)/Maddie (2nd Year) played in the Nicholson Shield at the Heron Tennis Centre and emerged overall winners of the Shield.
 
Beth and Amy won all four matches with Emily and Maddie winning two, drawing one and losing one. In doing so, they managed to beat Wadebridge and Newquay Tretherras to the title in glorious conditions.

Boys Simpkin Shield

Doubles timed games for Fifth Years and below:
 
The team of Max (4th Year)/Alec (4th Year) and Tom (3rd Year)/Oscar (3rd Year) played in the Simpkin Shield and were runners-up overall.
 
Tom and Oscar won all four matches with Max and Alec winning one, drawing one and losing two.

Head of Tennis – Mark Nicholas

After the day’s games, Truro School’s Head of Tennis, Mark Nicholas, said:

‘Everyone who took part in the tournament put in a great effort. All the teams played some super tennis throughout the day and no doubt gained valuable experience.’