Senior Tennis Quadrangular

The Top 8 Senior boysโ€™ and girlsโ€™ tennis teams competed against our traditional Grahamstown rivals, St Andrews, DSG, Graeme College, Victoria Girls and Kingswood on Sunday 20 January 2019.

The girls beat both VG and Kingswood by 12 matches to 0, with only DSG providing any opposition. UHS won this clash by 7 matches to 5, winning the overall title by 2 matches. Special mention must be made of Micela Loock (number1) and Christine Harris (number 3) who were unbeaten on the day in both their singles and doubles matches. Congratulations to Micela Loock who is girlsโ€™ captain and Jenna McNaughton vice-captain.

The UHS boys who were competing for the Settlers cup, played tenacious tennis against strong opposition all day. While some individual matches were very closely contested, their fighting spirit saw them beating Graeme College by 10 matches to 2 and Kingswood, 9-3. Going into the final round, St Andrews were one match ahead of us. Losing 3 of the singles matches in tie-breakers, the boys fought hard but were beaten on the day by 8 matches to 4.St Andrews beat us into second place by 5 matches overall. While every member of the team contributed positively, excellent results were achieved by Noรค Cilliers, Ebben Johnston and Bowen Langmead.