The AEGON Team Tennis season started this month and will run until June. Totally Tennis have four teams entered into this years league in the 8U Mixed, 9U Mixed, 10U Mixed and 12U Boys who will all be competing in Division 1 of their respective age groups.
The Boys 12 and under team have had a mixed start to the season with one win and two losses. In the away match at Coaching4tennis, the team of Matthew Berry, Chris Bundhoo, Harry Feast and Owen Robinson won convincingly 12 – o. In the singles Berry beat Bailey Riches 6-1, 6-2, Bundhoo beat Cameron Asbee 6-1, 6-1, Feast was the victor against Jack Ramseyer 6-2, 6-0 and Robinson defeated Ethan Rawlins 6-0, 6-0. In the doubles Berry/Bundhoo beat Riches/Asbee 6-0, 6-1 and Feast/Robinson defeated Ramseyer/Rawlins 6-0, 6-0.
The team were beaten by Winchester Warriors 10 -2 with only Feast winning his singles match beating Issac Ebejer in three sets 6-7, 6-3, 1-0. Last weekend the team also lost against Avondale with a 10 – 2 scoreline with Bundhoo the only winner in this fixture defeating Michael Prseland 6-3, 6-1. The team now have all to play for when they face Portsmouth Tennis Academy (PTA) in their next match.
Head Coach James McIntosh said “The U12 team did well to get their first win of the summer aegon team tennis fixture, not dropping a set in either the singles or doubles and won the match 12-0. Lets hope they can get another good result when they play PTA to even up the results.”
AEGON Team Tennis provides players with regular team competition in an enjoyable atmosphere, with regular league matches, against similar standard players in a competitive team environment. Teams compete on a County basis in leagues which are appropriate to their player standard. Stronger teams in certain age groups (12&U – Open) have an opportunity to compete outside their county in regional leagues. Matches consist of singles and doubles rubbers. (source: LTA website for more information about Aegon Team Tennis in Hampshire & IOW click here )