Saturday the 27th of April saw ARC U16 boys take on Exeter golf and country club in a team tennis fixture. It was a great display on tennis from both teams but saw ARC the victors in a 6 – 0 win over Exeter. Congratulations to Ollie Luxton, Alex Grigg, Kyle Tubbs and Ben Seaman. Great effort shown on the court form the boys.
Quorn Family Cup
Whilst the U16 boys were representing ARC on the Inside courts, outdoors there was some great tennis on display in our annual Quorn Family Cup. 10 pairs competing in a fun and exciting afternoon of mini red match play. Congratulations to Dom Letham – Gent and James Letham – Gent who were the winners on the day.
Sunday the 28th of April saw the U14 boys travel to Torquay to play their first fixture of the year in team tennis. It was an extremely close match and with a nail-biting doubles match to decide the overall winner, Torquay were triumphant 4 – 2. Fantastic commitment from all the boys all the way to the end, Congratulations to Julian Hayter, Matt Daniel, Ollie Sussex and Ollie Ross.
While the U14’s were away at Torquay, back at ARC there was an adult Devon coaching session led by Tom Vinall. Players from all different parts of Devon representing all different age categories came to ARC to train ready for their season ahead.
Overall it was an awesome weekend of tennis and everyone playing and participating should be hugely proud of their efforts.