Tennis Summary – Week Beginning 23 September 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 lost two, and after the doubles the score was still even so the result was decided in a tie break shootout. Ben and Dan won the tense shootout 10–7 to make them County Champions. They now travel to Ivybridge this week in the knockout stage of the competition.


On Friday in glorious weather, 33 students competed in 5 sections for the title of best player in the school. The Senior Boys and Intermediate Girls finals were very closely contested, with the finals going to tie-breaks to decide the eventual winners.


The winners and runners up in each category were as follows:


Category Winner Runner up
Junior Boys Tom Bradley George Law
Intermediate Boys Max Cameron-Webb Dan Alford
Intermediate Girls Beth Cole Flossie Cameron-Webb
Senior Boys Ben Vulliamy Jacob Holmes
Senior Girls Hannah Vanstone Kitty Broger-Bareham


A lot of good Tennis was played in a very good spirit and the students enjoyed the opportunity to have a day of playing tennis.