Alex Picot Trust Ladies Team Tennis
The first session of the 2018 Alex Picot Trust Ladies Team Tennis Series came to a conclusion in July with some good results all round.
Derek Rhodes joined the players to celebrate another successful Alex Picot Trust Ladies Team Tennis League and to present the prizes. He said:
“This is the fourth year we have backed the ladies team tennis series and it is a pleasure to see it continue to attract a good number of players. There is always a healthy dose of competition among the ladies and the recent good weather meant all games went ahead on schedule. Congratulations to all the players.”
The winning team was Team F captained by Sally Stein. Congratulations to Sally and her team: Sylvie Berthouloux; Ruth Fearnley; Heather Germain; Julia Hare; Gillian Marsh; Margs Roberts and Annabel Scott-Warren.
Photo: Margs Roberts, Gillian Marsh, Annabel Scott-Warren, Sally Stein (Captain), Ruth Fearnley, Derek Rhodes (Alex Picot Trust)
Runners-up were Team H led by Jo Chaplin. Congratulations to Jo and her team; Christine Budd; Marlene Duffin; Sarah Evans; Miriam Gouge; Henrietta Manton-Jones and Alison Taylor
Photo: Alison Taylor, Sarah Evans, Miriam Gouge, Christine Budd, Derek Rhodes (Alex Picot Trust)
From May to July 70 participants, making up 8 teams, took part in weekly matches.
Division 1 results
Team F – up 129 games, captain Sally Stein
Team H – up 88 games, captain Jo Chaplin
Team B – up 25 games, captain Sue Holland
Team A – down 22 games, captain Alison Ellis
Division 2 results
Team E – up 6 games, captain Marj Rimeur
Team C – down 2 games, captain Nicky Horsfall
Team G – down 98 games, captain Juliet Waymouth
Team D – down 126 games, captain Fiona Picot
The next session will commence on 31st July and run through to mid-September / early October.