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Clubmates set for final battle
6:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014 in Sport
REDDITCH'S HDA have two teams contesting the final of the South Warwickshire Summer Tennis League Junior Cup final.
The A team will take on the B side at Wildmoor Spa and Health Club on Sunday, August 31.
The two took the top two places in the finals Pool A and won through the semi-finals at Littletons Tennis Club.
The aged 12 and under teams were broken into two Pools on the night with reigning champions HDA A, HDA B and Pershore in Pool A and Henley A, Stratford-on-Avon and Snitterfield in Pool B. The duration of each match was one set.
In Pool A, reigning champions HDA A's Felix Gill and Joe Morris looked formidable as they defeated Pershore 6-2 and then sister side HDA B 6-1.
In the final pool A, match HDA B pair Josh Turner and Morgan French experienced the toughest of games against good Pershore opponents Antony Fordham and Dan Walker before the HDA boys emerged 7-5 winners to qualify for the semi-finals.
In the sudden death knockout semi-finals the winners of Pool A, HDA A ran out convincing winners 6-1 to qualify for the final.
In the other semi-final, HDA B tackled the winners of Pool B Stratford and also defeated them 6-1 to set up an all Redditch Final.