Tennis Summary – week beginning: 7 October 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 10

U16 – Boys vs Ivybridge at Ivybridge

Lost 8–4. The boys all succumbed to their higher rated opponents in the singles. First pair, Ben Vulliamy and Jacob Holmes won their doubles 6–4 and Tim Caklais and Dan Alford also won their doubles rubber in this knockout stage of this National Competition.

 

Senior Mixed doubles vs Taunton School at Ivybridge

Lost 6–2. Our first pair, Ben and Hannah Vanstone beat Taunton’s second pair 6–2, but were unable to beat the stronger first pair, and our second pair were unable to beat the strong Taunton players.