Tennis

Tennis Update- Tuesday 26 September

September 27, 2017

Tennis Match Reports: June 2017

June 28, 2017

This was a great opportunity for the younger players in the school to compete in singles matches against a number of local schools. The girls played incredibly well and were unfortunate to lose out to the winning position from Newquay Tretherras as a result of count back on...

Under 13 Boys’ take 2nd Place at Aegon Tennis Tournament

June 9, 2017

Four talented boys went to compete at the tournament at Newquay Tretherras School on Wednesday 7th June. The tournament consisted of playing both singles and doubles. Truro had games that were back to back which consisted of nearly 3 hours of non-stop tennis so they were extremely tired. The tennis was of a high standard from all three schools, any team could of walked away winning the...

Match Reports: Tennis May 2017

May 16, 2017

With our 5th Years being out of action due to exams our 4th Years stood up in their place. They played some fantastic tennis, sending their opposition all over the court and played some challenging shots for the opposition to return. The other schools had some talented County players from their 5th Year which gave our guys challenging games. I was impressed with our players attitude and determination to keep going and play the best tennis they...

Tennis Report- Wednesday 3 May

May 5, 2017

Tennis Summary – Summer Term 2016

June 13, 2016

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 11 May 2015

May 18, 2015

Adolph Cup The Under 13 Junior boys tennis team consisting of Ali Mantle, George Law, Sam Trudgian and Max Hudson played in the Adolph Cup. They all played some really good tennis and did better than expected coming 4th.   Ali, George and Sam lost very closely having drawn the best players from Bodmin and...

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 4 May 2015

May 13, 2015

Cornwall Schools Aegon Team Tennis Tournament This week saw the Cornwall Schools Aegon Team Tennis Tournaments for boys and girls played at The Heron Tennis Centre in Newquay on Thursday.   The girls team of Beth Cole, Lara Owen, Jasmine Hallam and Jessica Hudson fought hard against Newquay Tretherras and Wadebridge schools winning both matches....

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 27 April 2015

May 5, 2015

St Ives Cup This week saw the year 10 and under teams play in the St Ives Cup (Boys) and the Jeans Bowl (Girls).   Matches were played on a timed basis and were singles in ratings order. The girls played in one pool of 5 teams against Tretherras, Penair, Mounts Bay and Wadebridge.The team...

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 20 April 2015

April 23, 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...

The Cornwall School Games

July 3, 2014

On Friday 27 June 2014, over 300 students descended on Truro School for the annual Cornwall School Games.   The national event, now in its fourth year, marks the legacy of the 2012 Olympics by giving young people from schools around Cornwall the opportunity to compete in a variety of Olympic sports. This year the...

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 9 June 2014

June 17, 2014

On Tuesday our U14 and U15 boys played Bodmin, Wadebridge and Fowey in the doubles league. Tom and Noah, (1), Connor and Louis, (2), and Danny and Rhodri, (3) all won all their matches to see Truro win this event.   On Wednesday six U12 and U13 girls played Penair, Wadebridge and Newquay Tretherras at...

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 9 June 2014

June 11, 2014

This week the U12 and U13 boys competed in two events.   On Wednesday, Tom, Oscar, George, Josh and Ali, battled against six other Cornish schools, beating them all to bring home the Adolph Cup.   On Thursday Tom, Oscar, Morgan and George travelled to Callington to play Callington and Newquay Tretherras in the LTA...

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 12 May 2014

May 16, 2014

The season started on Monday with a trip to Seaton in Devon, for four of our girls. They played Colyton Grammar School in the semi-finals of the South West Group of the National Championships.   Unfortunately it was our first match and our girls were all up against higher ranked players. The weather held out...

Alisa Wins Indoor Singles Title

March 18, 2014

Lower Sixth’s Alisa Cole took the Ladies County Indoor Singles title at the Indoor County Championships held at Bodmin last weekend.   She fully justified her No. 1 seeding (she is currently ranked No.1 in the county in the U18s and open categories), dominating the final to win in straight sets with the loss of only...

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 13 January 2014

January 20, 2014

On Tuesday afternoon, 15 enthusiastic 1st and 2nd year girls took part in the Truro School Tennis Competition.   Numerous preliminary round matches were played in excellent spirit. There were some very closely contested matches and congratulations to the winner Maddie and runner up Emily.   Claire Bennett Head of...

Tennis Summary – week beginning: 7 October 2013

October 11, 2013

Wednesday 9 vs Millfield Prep, Glastonbury U14 – Girls and Boys, both teams lost 12–0, in this last stage before the Nationals. All players fought valiantly against higher rated players. There were many games that went to deuce, which unfortunately our players were unable to convert to enough games to gain the win.   Thursday...

Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 23 September 2013

September 28, 2013

On Thursday four boys; Ben Vulliamy, Jacob Holmes, Tim Caklais and Dan Alford played against Newquay Tretherras A in the Aegon Division 1 County Final, in a closely matched contest against three higher rated players and won; 7–6.   After the four singles rubbers the score was even, with Truro having won two matches and...

Girls Sports Summary – Week beginning: Monday 9 September

September 17, 2013

Jeans Bowl Tennis Final vs Bodmin Lost 4–0. Flossie Cameron Webb, Erin Sawyer, Beth Rutter and Flo Conchie played a very strong Bodmin team. The eventual score does not reflect how closely contested each point was. The team should be incredibly proud of their performance. Netball vs Truro High School U12: Lost 7–9. Playing their...

Tennis: Jeans Bowl Final U15 v Bodmin

September 14, 2013

The windy conditions at Bodmin’s Dragon Tennis Centre made the tough matches even tougher. The eventual score does not reflect how closely contested each point was.   Flossie Cameron-Webb (1) initially matched a higher ranked player point for point in the first four games until her opponent took control to win in straight sets. Most...