Singular success at last for Walton

First published in Sport by

BLASE Walton won his first Southend & District LTA singles title when the association held their winter finals.

Then he teamed up with fellow Westcliff Lawn club coach Christie Hale to retain their mixed doubles title.

Sarah Ball retained her ladies singles title in a closely contested match with Emily Watts. She recovered from 2-5 down in the second set, reeling off five games in a row.

Geoff Spillett also won his first ever S&D title when he was joined by Gill Sanderson to win the over-35 mixed doubles. Ryan Wilson and David Watson also won their first S&D title, winning the men’s doubles in an entertaining match.

The finals were held on Sunday at Deanes Indoor Tennis Centre, in Thundersley.


Post a comment

Remember you are personally responsible for what you post on this site and must abide by our site terms. Do not post anything that is false, abusive or malicious. If you wish to complain, please use the ‘report this post’ link.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree