Winter League success
Mon, 03 Apr 2023 00:00
Winter of Content for victorious Bridport Tennis Club
Bridport Tennis Club is celebrating a brace of victories in this season’s Yeovil and District Winter League with its Mixed Doubles A Team winning Division 1 and its B team winning Division 4.
31 teams split over 5 divisions took part in the League with matches being played at weekends between November and March. In Division 1 the competition was fierce with Bridport A winning the League for the first time in the last weekend of the competition. With 8 wins out of 12 matches the team finished on 75 points, just 3 ahead of nearest rivals Sherbourne.
Meanwhile in Division 4 the Bridport B team finished the season with 7 wins out of 8 and on 67 points, a comfortable 26 points clear of their nearest rivals.
Bridport A Team captain Janet Clayton said, ‘It’s been a great team effort and a fantastic achievement for the club. A special well done to Neil and Nick who both finished in the Top 10 players list for the competition’.
Bridport is a small and friendly tennis club providing tennis for players of all ages and abilities.
We welcome all new members and if you are interested in playing tennis or joining our club please visit our website for further details.
Photo. Bridport A players Neil Blincow and Nick Wright who both finished in the Top 10 Players List for the Winter League competition.