Men’s team win Div 3 of the Late Summer League

The men’s Late Summer team ended the season in great fashion by beating Moorgate C at Ridgeway in wet conditions.

Going into the last two Saturdays the team needed one more win to clinch the title.  Last week saw a narrow home defeat on games to Bamford – by 27-34 games after rubbers and sets had been shared.

In Saturdays final matcb, at home v Moorgate C,  the scores again were very close with 2 rubbers each, five sets each and Ridgeway winning by 51-41 on games.

John Firth and Jamie Macefield had a three setter to start with and won that by 2 sets to 1 – 6-2, 4-6, 6-0,, Harvey Marsh and Matt Metcalfe also had e three setter against the second Moorgate couple but just lost  3- 6-4. 4-6.  John and Jamie then beat the second couple by 6-2, 6-2 whilst Harvey and Matt lost to the first by 4-6, 6-7.  Final match totals were Rubbers 2-2, Sets 5-5 and Games 51-41.

Thanks to everybody who has played. Everyone one has made a valuable contribution as we have won a number of matches on a countback of sets or games.