Finals Day 2016

2016-finalsOn October 16th, Wantage Lawn Tennis Club held its first Finals Day at Manor Park. After a rainy start the sun came out and the spectators were able to enjoy 10 matches – five junior and five adult. Our junior finalists are shown but you can find more pictures here. The club would like to thank Douglas Gribben for their, generous continued sponsorship.

Paul Homersham dominated the adult finals, taking home 3 trophies. The Burge family were in four finals, with Harry winning the under 8 singles.

The results were as follows:

Adults Result Score
Mens
Singles
Paul Homersham
beat Simon Burge
6-4, 6-4
Mens
Doubles
Paul Homersham & Andrew Ainslie
beat Dave Gillott & Rob Lagden
6-2, 6-2
Ladies
Doubles
Dawn Fairchild & Sue Cronin
beat Dee Jones & Judi Wilde
7-6, 7-6
Handicap Winners: Catriona Morten & David Webb
Runners Up: Alison McClintock & Steve Thompson
Pat Collins Paul Homersham & Sue Cronin
beat Lindsay Jones & Simon Burge
6-3, 3-6, 6-0
Junior Result Score
Boys Under 16 Singles Ross Butler beat Joel Snell 4-0, 4-1
Girls Under 16 Singles Juliette Ainslie beat Nicola Kalita 4-0, 5-4
Mixed Under 12 Singles Henry Brewer beat Nicola Kalita 1-4, 4-0, 4-0
Under 8 Singles Harry Burge beat Liam Sadler 10-2, 10-4
Under 8 Doubles Liam Sadler & Jess Hall
beat Harry Burge & Patrick Brewer
8-11, 11-7, 11-8
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