Junior Awards Night 2018

It’s been a fantastic year for the Junior Section at Penzance Tennis Club including successes in “The Road to Wimbledon Tournament”, South West and County events. The year culminated in the Awards Night held on Saturday to recognise the brilliant achievements of the players.

Head Coach Ian Vidgen commented, “This is a fantastic opportunity for us to celebrate the amazing juniors we have and their achievements over the last 12 months. I’ve been impressed by the quality and the dedication shown by so many juniors at the club”.

The successful teams and players representing the club were:

Mini red team – Ted Smith, Ben Bauer, Jacobs Clemens and Gabriel Phillips.

Mini orange team who won their division – Amelia Botterell, Jacob Clemens, Freddie Millard and Archie Stirling.

U18 team – Adrian Botterell, Jacob Savage, Joe Williams, Will Stirling and Stan Roynon.

Penzance players who represented Cornwall – Freddie Millard, Amelia Botterell, Archie Stirling, Will Stirling and Holly Drew.

Thanks was also given to the Junior Assistant Coaches for their help on Saturdays and Tuesday’s – Adrian Botterell, Ben Jones, Ella Goulder, Ellyn Calvary, Henry Korteling, Jacob Savage, Jay Morley, Jack Cross, Kelly Laing, Lilly Durrent, Nia Goulder Owen Smith, Stan Roynon and Will Cross.

Awards

Player Of The Year – Will Stirling

Most Improved Player – Kelly Laing

Dedication To Tennis – Joe Williams

Assistant Of The Year – Adrian Botterell

Fair Play Award – Archie Stirling

Ellie Williams Award- Agnes Woodhead

Finally thanks was given by Junior Assistant Coach and player Adrian Botterell to the coaches for their support throughout the year and wine was presented to them all.

Well done and thank you to all our players, coaches, volunteers and supporters for a great year!