Sports

Tennis Success and Update

Our tennis scholars and Prior Park College Tennis teams have been busy over the last few weeks.

All of our Tennis Scholars have been in action for the College this term.

Congratulations to Megan Davies, Nell Arendt and Hannah Davies for their contribution towards a fantastic U18 1st VI Girls victory over Dean Close last Saturday. The tennis was of an incredibly high standard from both teams in searing heat, to win 6:3.

Yusuke Tamaki and Billy Hayball have contributed to the U15 Prior Park AEGON League Team which has reached the Avon county Final, as have Ai Tamaki and Florence Dawson who have supported their team mates to reach the U13 AEGON League Avon County Final.

Over half term, Yusuke and Ai Tamaki competed in several tournaments. Ai was runner-up at the 14U Grade 3 Redland Green Junior tournament and Yusuke was semi finalist at the 16U Grade 2 Gosling IHPC National Tour.

Nell Arendt was also at the Gosling IHPC National Tour event in the Grade 2  competition where she was winner of the consolation event. Nell also, competed in the Bath Grade 3 Womens' Tournament, in which she was runner-up.

Hannah Davies reached the quarter finals of the Essex BT tournament, beating the number 1 seed on the way!
Hannah will be competing in Denmark next week.

Jed Platts was been successful over half term reaching the semi-finals of both the U14 and U16 doubles in Newquay whilst finishing third in the singles and Runner-up in the consolation U16 singles at the same event.

Well done to all of our tennis players, keep up the good work!