Junior Preparatory |
2013 Paul Roos Tennis Festival Report
Ryan Laubser (Captain), Luca Castelli, Shane Löser, Sheldon Löser, Massimo Iovino, Krynouw Strydom and George Nichas recently represented St Benedict’s at the Paul Ross Tennis Tournament.
The results were as follows:
Group Stage: matches were decided over one Pro Set.
Lost to St Stithians (6/3)
Beat Kearsney (5/4)
Beat Cradock (9/0).
Lost to Paul Roos (0/9)
Lost to Waterkloof (6/3)
St Benedict’s ended 5th in the group.
matches were decided over the best of 3 sets.
The team put in a solid performance beating Stellenbosch 5 – 2. Ee were 4-2 up after the singles matches and needed one doubles match, which we duly won, to win the tie.
matches were decided over the best of 3 sets.We lost to Clifton (5/4) in a very competitive match. We were 4/2 down after the singles. We needed to win all three doubles matches and ended up just “not getting over the line”.
The final positions were as follows:
1. Paul Roos
3. St Stithian’s
4. Paarl Boys
5. Pretoria Boys
7. Grey College
10. St Benedict’s
MIC TENNIS (COLLEGE AND PREP)