Bright starts help Wisbech Tennis Club toast double glory

Wisbech Tennis Club Ladies Team vs Dersingham

Wisbech Tennis Club's ladies 'A' team that won against Dersingham in the North West Norfolk League: Wendy Cropp, Jane Page, Sheila Hennessy and Jacqui West. - Credit: Wisbech Tennis Club

Wisbech Tennis Club toasted a double win for both their men’s and women’s sides in the North West Norfolk League. 

The men’s team of Jay Cooper, Stuart Jupp, Roger Frusher and Hadleigh Osborn built on a bright start to win 6-2 at Burnham Market. 

Jay and Roger teamed up to win 6-2, 7-5 against their opponents, before the pair of Stuart and Hadleigh stormed to a 6-3, 6-1 triumph. 

It was the same outcome in the team’s second matches, where Jay and Roger cruised to a 6-0, 6-1 win while for Stuart and Hadleigh, it was perhaps a more competitive game that they won 1-6, 4-6. 

As for the ladies ‘A’ team, they overcame Dersingham 5-3 away from home in Division Two. 

The pair of Wendy Cropp and Jane Page won 6-4, 6-3 in their first match, before clinching the second fixture 6-2, 6-1. 

Sheila Hennessy and Jacqui West were beaten, however, with a narrow loss in a tiebreak proving key in their 4-6, 6-4, 6-7, 3-6 defeat. 

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