National Junior League 2011 - 2012
TT-ON-SEA Report Day 4 by Paul Skeggs– Sat 3 Mar 2012
On day 4 of the National Junior League, TT-on-Sea were represented by Charlie Bates from Lentern A , Kieran Skeggs from Rayleigh Mill and Sam Lowman - now at Runnymede A.
TT-on-Sea’s first match, against Chelmsford A, saw Charlie Bates scoring a hat trick, but only after coming desperately close to losing the match to James Austin in the 4th set. Kieran Skeggs & Sam Lowman did not drop a set against Jack Crooks and Kieran gained another point against Chris Denyer.
Day 4’s 2nd match was against Watford Jets. All 9 matches were close contests with no straight sets wins, but TT-on-Sea fought well to take the match 7-2. Charlie was unbeaten, while Kieran & Sam earned 2 points each
The final match of the tournament was against the Leaders of Div 1. Ellenborough A showed true class as TT-on-Sea fought bravely. Charlie & Kieran played brilliantly to both beat Ryan Gaveglia.
At the end of a high class, 4 day event, with TT-on-Sea winning 12 out of 14 matches, TT-on-Sea took the Div 1 runner-up medals.
TT-on-Sea 2 Ellenborough A 7