PSOBLTA v St George’s Hill LTC
Russell Dykes, Ed Fry, Brad Keenes and Tim Stotesbury
St George’s Hill team:
Jeremy Fleming, Chris Jenkins, Ken MacDonald and Simon Terry
One of the Association’s longest standing matches and always a pleasure playing on the immaculate grass courts at St George’s Hill – one of England’s most prestigious tennis clubs. Always a close match and this year was no exception as the PSOBLTA team donned its whites and entered the private members club in Surrey.
PSOBLTA first pair: Russell Dykes & Tim Stotesbury
- beat SGH second pair (Simon Terry & Ken MacDonald) 6-4, 6-4
- lost to SGH first pair (Chris Jenkins & Jeremy Fleming) 6-2, 6-3
PSOBLTA second pair: Ed Fry & Brad Keenes
- lost to SGH first pair (Chris Jenkins & Jeremy Fleming) 6-4, 6-2
- drew with SGH second pair (Simon Terry & Ken MacDonald) 4-6, 4-2 (match abandoned due to rain!)
Overall match score 2.5-1.5
Our thanks to St George’s Hill for hosting the match and Chris Jenkins for managing the fixture on the day and making the team feel very welcome. The team enjoyed a fine bbq afterwards and will be spurred on for 2018 for more grass court, serve and volleying tennis!
Jonathan Cooper – PSOBLTA Match Manager