Young Mini Performance player Theo Harrison has had a great start to the year with two victories in two of his latest events last month. He was 8 and Under Boys Champion at the Heston Masters Indoor event and 8 and Under Mixed Winner at the Alverstoke Mini Red tournament.
Playing at the David Lloyd Club Heston in Hounslow, Harrison won all his five matches to secure the top honours in the Grade 6 tournament. He beat Nicholas Rashkov 10-5, Noah Peterson 10-4, Toby Wheeler 10-6, Sujin Karunakaran 10-1 and Simon Ormond 10-3.
In the Grade 5 Alverstoke event held at the Alverstoke Lawn Tennis,Squash and Badminton Club, Harrison was competing alongside club mate Eduard Lakatos who trains in the Mini Performance squad at Hampshire Court. Harrison won an impressive seven matches to take the title defeating Michael Aaron Smith 12-10, Lewin Myles 10-3, William Harrison 10-2, Hannah Buzzard 10-7, Lily Bebbington 10-3, Frederick Fairhall 10-7 and Lakatos 11-9. Lakatos won four of his seven matches beating Buzzard 15-13, bebbington 10-5, Myles 10-4 and Harrison 10-2.
Coach Jamie Jordan said “Theo has played really well in January and throughly deserves these two wins. Congratulations Theo!”