Totally Tennis performance players Liam Hignett and Miles Bromilow have both been selected to represent Hampshire as part of this years U14 County Cup team. Team captain Paul Scullard has chosen six players to play the upcoming fixture in Sutton next weekend, 3rd – 5th of May. The team of Hignett, Bromilow, Ryan Hutchinson, Jake Norris, Matthew Whitehead and Jin Zizheng will play in Group E and face opposition from teams rom the Channel Islands, Devon, Dorset, Sussex and Somerset in their group.
Head Coach James Mcintosh said “Both Liam and Miles’s hard work in training and competitions has been rewarded by being selected for the U14’s County Cup team. The boys had to attend to two training sessions with other players in their age group and from those training sessions the team was selected.” He added ” It’s a great opportunity for the both boys to be part of the team, County Cup is always an enjoyable weekend for the players and there is a good atmosphere and team spirit.”
Keeping it in the family, mini performance player Isla Hignett has also been selected to represent the county as part of the Girls Under 10 Hampshire County Cup team. The team, who will play in Group F, consists of Eliza Wheeler, Hannah Smith and Rina Hayamizu with Hignett and Anna Vinnell as travelling reserves. Reserves may get the opportunity to play but are not guaranteed matches but it’s still a great achievement to be selected as part of the team. Competition will take place in Brighton and Hove on 31st May/1st June against teams from Dorset, Kent, Sussex and Surrey. Teammate Aaron Dawson has also been selected to represent the county in the Boys U10 competition and will face teams from Buckinghamshire, Dorset, Kent, Sussex and Surrey in Group F that will be played in Bromley in Kent over the same weekend.
McIntosh said “Two of our U10 mini performance players have also been selected for the County Cup. Isla was selected for the U10 Girls and Aaron Dawson has been selected to play in U10 Boys team. It is a great opportunity for these two to represent Hampshire & IOW and will be a thoroughly enjoyable experience to play as part of a team.”