Tennis club’s finals day is ace!

Leighton Buzzard Tennis Club Finals Day
Leighton Buzzard Tennis Club Finals Day

Leighton Buzzard Tennis Club’s finals day started with the Men’s and Ladies’ Singles, a repeat of last year’s finals in both, and again Louisa Kent beat Emma Boddington 6-2 6-4, and Luke Atkinson won against Jack White 6-0 6-4.

Next on court was the Men’s Veteran Singles, a very close contest with Rob Heathcote the eventual winner beating Gary Conroy 7-5 5-7 10-6.

The Men’s and Ladies’ Doubles was also a repeat of last year’s final, but this year Emma Boddington and Janet Dashwood just won over Emma Debbage and Louisa Kent 6-0 6-7 6-4 with Ross Neary and Jack White repeating their win of last year over Luke Atkinson and Glyn Horwood 6-4 6-4.

The closest match of the day with some excellent tennis saw Catherine Filmer and Josh Lelliott beat Emma Debbage and Jack White in the Mixed Finals 6-4 4-6 7-5.

There were three Junior finals – all very close fought matches where the winners were, Minis - Ben Cullen over Finn Lester 13-15 10-3 10-6, Jack Cullen beating Lauren Brooker 6-3 7-5 in the under 12s and Brad Sherrett winning the under16s against Daniel Clark 6-4 6-4. Anyone interested in Leighton Buzzard Tennis Club should call Petula Workman on 07962 806488.

> Pictured: Mixed Doubles finalists Josh Lelliott /Catherine Filmer and Emma Debbage/Jack White