Thu, 21 Mar 2013 15:41:00 +1100
Interschool Tennis Report 2013 March
On Tuesday 19th March our best tennis players represented our school in the interschool tennis championships at the Mildura Lawn Courts.
Our Irymple Secondary College team consisted of Jake Barker, Thomas Moore, Daniel Harberger and Cooper Kalms. The boys had convincing straight sets wins over Coomealla High School and Merbein P-10 with an games aggregate of 24-0. The semi- final was played against Lutheran and another straight sets win with a games score of 12-2 saw the boys into the grand-final against a strong St Joseph’s College team. After many strong and close rallies St Joes was eventually too good in two sets and 6-12 games.
The ISC team consisted of Liam Davis, Ben Brinsmead, Josh Symes and Jack Hill. The pool matches resulted in wins against Coomealla HS by 3 sets and 18-1 games and Merbein P-10 by 3 sets and 18-1 games. The semi-final against Red Cliffs was locked at one set each when Liam Davis convincingly won the deciding singles set 6-0. The grand-final was against St Joseph’s College and we were defeated in 2 sets and 4-12 games.
Our Irymple Secondary College team completely dominated this event. Team members were Kaila McLean, Sheree Moore, Maddy Barker and Sarah Fox. Through the pool matches against Chaffey and Merbein, the semi-final against St Joes and then the grand-final against Red Cliffs the girls won all 10 sets with an aggregate games score of 60-5. They now progress to the Northern Zone Finals.