SATURDAY’S match between LBU 1 and Echuca South 2 produced yet another stunningly close result for the 2017/18 CTA season.
Heading into the final set, LBU had a six game lead over South, before a stunning 6-0 win to South saw the games deadlocked with LBU taking the win by a sole set.
Rich River have maintained top spot in section one, while Rochester produced nine winning teams across the multiple divisions.
In the GMLTA, LBU and Rochester both won their matches, while Echuca South produced a poor performance in not claiming a set en route to a heavy loss.
Rochester 1 (7 sets, 76 games) def. Echuca South 3 (6 sets, 66 games
J. Dingwall and J. Crockett def. D. Poole and H. Poole 8-3, J. Dingwall def. D. Poole 7-5, Z. Holmberg and C. Hooppell lost to B. Potter and T. Godfrey 2-8, B. Letcher and B. McCarty lost to J. Quinn and B. Wright 2-8, N. Mcarty and B. Holy def. R. Keil and A. Durham 8-1, J. Dingwall and B. Letcher lost to D. Poole and J. Quinn 7-8, Z. Holmberg and N. Mcarty lost to B. Potter and R. Keil 5-8, C. Hooppell and B. Mcarty def. T. Godfrey and H. Poole 3-8, J. Crockett and B. Holy def. B. Wright and A. Durham 8-1, C. Hooppell and J. Crockett def. T. Godfrey and B. Wright 8-6, B. McCarty and B. Holy def. H. Poole and A. Durham 8-2, Z. Holmberg def. B. Potter 6-0.
Rich River 1 (8 sets, 88 games) def. Echuca South 1 (5 sets, 62 games)
K. Egan and C. Egan lost to D. Glen and Z. McGrath 7-8, C. Egan lost to Z. McGrath 4-6, C. Short and T. Harley def. S. Brighton and H. Armstrong 8-6, K. Bartlett and S. Pitts def. S. Dixon and M. Brighton 8-1, M. Peat and C. Spiers def. G. Drakatos and R. Caldwell 8-3, C. Egan and C. Spiers def. Z. McGrath and M. Brighton 8-6, T. Harley and S. Pitts lost to H. Armstrong and R. Caldwell 4-8, C. Spiers and S. Pitts def. M. Brighton and R. Caldwell 8-4, C. Short and K. Bartlett lost to S. Brighton and L. Dean 4-8, K. Egan and M. Peat def. S. Dixon and D. Glen 8-1, C. Short and K. Egan def. S. Brighton and S. Dixon 8-4, K. Bartlett and M.Peat def. L. Dean and G. Drakatos 8-0, T. Harkey lost to H. Armstrong 5-7.
LBU 1 (7 sets, 71 games) def. Echuca South 2 (6 sets, 71 games)
M. Bongiovanni and M. Stone lost to S. Eishold and K. Mulcahy 2-8, M. Bongiovanni lost to S. Eishold 2-6, J. Howlett and A. Todd lost to L. Molluso and H. Trewick 2-8, B. Kellett and M. Brentnall def. J. Guiney and S. Mulcahy 8-5, T. Bacon and M. Howlett def. J Guiney and L. Eishold 8-1, M. Bongiovanni and B. Kellett lost to S. Eishold and J. Guiney 3-8, J. Howlett and T. Bacon def. L. Molluso and P. Mulcahy 8-4, B. Kellett and T. Bacon def. J. Guiney and P. Mulcahy 8-4, A. Todd and M. Stone def. H. Trewick and K. Mulcahy 8-5, M. Brentnall and M. Howlett def. L. Eishold and S. Mulcahy 8-4, A. Todd and M. Brentnall def. H. Trewick and L. Eishold 8-4, M. Stone and M. Howlett lost to K. Mulcahy and S. Mulcahy 6-8, J. Howlett lost to L. Molluso 0-6.
Rochester 2 (7 sets, 81 games) def. Echuca Lawn 1 (6 sets, 76 games)
G. Tiller and L. Evans lost to R. More and S. Fayle 5-8, J. Coghill lost to R. More 6-7, J. Coghill and E. Ingram def. H. Melville and S. Moon, N. Hocking and L. Williams lost to C. Turner and M. Moss 7-8, R. Holmberg and A. Ingram def. R. Marks and E. Canning 8-4, J. Coghill and G. Tiller lost to R. More and C. Turner 3-8, R. Holmberg and N. Hocking lost to H. Melville and R. Marks 4-8, G. Tiller and N. Hocking def. C. Turner and R. Marks 8-5, L. Evans and E. Ingram def. S. Moon and S. Faye 8-6, L. Williams and A. Ingram def. M. Miles and E. Canning 8-3, L. Evans and L. Williams def. S. Moon and M. Moss 8-2, E. Ingram and A. Ingram def. S. Fayle and E. Canning 8-4, R. Holmberg lost to H. Melville 0-6.
Rochester 4 (10 sets, 70 games) def. Rich River 2 (3 sets, 44 games)
R. Fiedler and R. Baker def. M. George and C. Powell 6-2, J. Baker def. M. George 6-1, B. Fiedler and C. Fiedler lost to B. Sudholz and J. Sudholz 4-6, J. Baker and H. Hocking lost to E. Spiers and M. Spiers 4-6, J. hocking and B. Baker def. L. Pitts and S. Ogden 6-1, J. Baker and R. Fiedler def. B. Sudholz and C. Dunstan 6-2, B. Fiedler and J. Hocking def. E. Spiers and J. Hogan 7-6, R. Fiedler and J. Hocking def. C. Dunstan and J. Hogan 6-1, C. Fiedler and H. hocking lost to J. Sudholz and J. Hogan 0-6, B. Baker and R. Baker def. C. Powell and S. Ogden 6-3, C. Fiedler and B. Baker def. J. Sudholz and C. Powell 7-5, H. Hocking and R. Baker def. M. Spiers and S. Ogden 6-3, B. Fiedler and L. Pitts 6-2.
Elmore 1 (8 sets, 72 games) def. Rochester 3 (5 sets, 60 games)
J. Tobin and R. Johnson def. C. Murray and K. Gebbie 7-5, J. Tobin def D. Pain 6-1, S. Rathjen and J. DeMaria lost to R. Else and V. Snelling 2-6, K. Bacon and A. Rosaia lost to D. Pain and A. Pain 5-7, R. McCaskie and T. Pratt def. W. Peacock and J. McCormick 6-2, J. Tobin and K. Bacon def. D. Pain and R. Else 6-4, S. Rathjen and B. Niven def. C. Murray and W. Peacock 6-1, R. McCaskie and B. Niven lost to R. Else and W. Peacock 5-7, R. Johnson and T. Pratt def. K. Gebbie and V. Snelling 7-6, J. DeMaria and A. Rosaia def. A. Pain and J. McCormick 6-3, R. Johnson and J. DeMaria lost to K. Gebbie and A. Pain 5-7, T. Pratt and A. Rosaia def. V. Snelling and J. McCormick 6-4, S. Rathjen lost to C. Murray 5-7.
Colbinabbin 1 (13 sets, 79 games) def. LBU 2 (0 sets, 23 games)
H. Hamilton and L. Knight def. M. Jones and B. Howlett 6-2, H. Hamilton def. M. Jones 6-3, C. Hamilton and M. Ryan def. L. Ross and R. Eade 6-0, C. Ryan and T. Rathjen def. B. Humbert and K. Moroney 6-1, S. Ryan and M. Morgan def. C. Gardiner and K. Duncan 6-4, H. Hamilton and C. Ryan def. M. Jones and B. Humbert 6-2, C. Hamilton and S. Ryan def. L. Ross and C. Gardiner 6-1, C. Ryan and S. Ryan def. B. Humbert and C. Gardiner 6-2, M. Ryan and L. Knight def. B. Howlett and K. Moroney 7-5, T. Rathjen and M. Morgan def. R. Eade and K. Duncan 6-1, M. Ryan and T. Rathjen def. B. Howlett and R. Eade 6-2, L. Knight and M. Morgan def. K. Moroney and K. Duncan 6-0, C. Hamilton def. L. Ross 6-0.
LBU 4 (6 sets, 43 games) def. Rochester 7 (2 sets, 20 games)
LBU 3 (7 sets, 46 games) def. Echuca South 4 (1 set, 23 games)
Rochester 5 (5 sets, 40 games) def. Rochester 6 (3 sets, 30 games)
Bye: Echuca South 5
Junior B Campaspe
Rochester 10 (6 sets, 36 games) def. Elmore 2 (0 sets, 17 games)
Echuca South 6 (6 sets, 36 games) def. LBU 5 (0 stes, 14 games)
Rochester 8 (3 sets, 29 games) def. Echuca South 7 (3 sets, 20 games)
Rochester 9 (5 sets, 35 games) def. Colinabbin 2 (1 set, 21 games)
Bye: Echuca Lawn 2
Junior B Murray
Rochester 11 (4 sets, 29 games) def. Rochester 13 (2 sets, 24 games)
Rochester 12 (5 sets, 35 games) def. LBU 7 (1 set, 23 games)
Echuca South 8 (6 sets, 36 games) def. LBU 6 (0 sets, 13 games)
Echuca South 9 (4 sets, 29 games) def. Rich River 3 (2 sets, 20 games)
LBU 8 (6 sets, 36 games) def. LBU 9 (0 sets, 5 games)
Rochester 15 (4 sets, 29 games) def. Rich River 4 (2 sets, 25 games)
Echuca Lawn 3 (6 sets, 36 games) def. Rochester 16 (0 sets, 13 games)
Rochester 14 (4 sets, 31 games) def. Elmore 3 (2 sets, 22 games)GMLTA
Tongala (11 sets, 80 games) def. Echuca South (0 sets, 44 games)
C. Nexhip def. J. Godfrey 6-4, D. Nexhip def. K. Coatsworth 6-3, L. Johnstone def. T. Godfrey 6-2, A. Nexhip def. H. Poole 6-3, C. Nexhip and D. Brennan def. J. Godfrey and S. Coatesworth 8-3, D. Nexhip and D. Brennan def. K. Coatsworth and S. Coatsworth 8-7, L. Johnstone and S.McGill def. T. Godfrey and K. Taylor 8-3, A. Nexhip and S. McGill and H. Poole and K. Taylor 8-5, C. Nexhip and S. McGill def J. Godfrey and K. Taylor 8-4, D. Nexhip and L. Johnstone and S. Cpatesworth and T. Godfrey 8-6, D. Brennan and A. Nexhip def. K. Coatsworth and H. Poole 8-4.
Bye: Rich River.
LBU (7 sets, 76 games) def. Kyabram Bombers (6 sets, 64 games)
J. Munie def. D. Saywell 6-4, G. Humbert lost to J. Liversidge 1-6, J. Mundie and I. Haines def. D. Saywell and B. Norton 8-3, G. Humbert and S. Newton lost to J. Liversidge and L. Holden 4-8, I. Haines and S. Newton lost to B. Norton and L. Holden 1-8, K. Condliffe and N. Bacon lost to M. Porch and A. Pycroft 5-8, L. Toohey and M. Haines def. L. Saywell and T. Leahy 8-1, K. Condliffe and L. Toohey lost to M. Porch and L. Saywell 5-8, N. Bacon and M. Haines def. A. Pycroft and T. Leahy 8-2, J. Mundine and K. Condliffe def. S. Saywell and M. Porch 8-3, G. Humbert and N. Bacon def. L. Holden and A. Pycroft 8-2, S. Newton and L. Toohey def. B. Norton and T. Leahy, I. Haines and M. Haines lost to J. Liversidge and L. Saywell 6-8.
Rochester (11 sets, 95 games) def. Kyabram Redbacks (3 sets, 60 games)
J. Dingwall def. M. Cox 6-2, E. Taylor def. S. McConnell 6-3, S. Ingram lost to E. Cox 4-6, E. Ingram lost to M. Hooper 5-6, J. Dingwall and J. Ingram def. M. Cox and T. Goode 8-5, E. Taylor and C. Gledhill def. S. McConnell and J. Wearne 8-6, J. Ingram and C. Gledhill def. T. Goode and J. Wearne 8-3, S. Ingram and R. Major lost to E. Cox and S. Bennett 2-8, E. Ingram and K. Lee def. M. Hooper and L. Bennett 8-6, R. Major and K. Lee def. S. Bennett and L. Bennett 8-2, J. Dingwall and S. Ingram def. T. Goode and S. Bennett 8-6, C. Gledhill and R. Major def. M. Cox and E. Cox 8-2, J. Ingram and E. Ingram def. J. Wearne and M. Hooper 8-2, E. Taylor and K. Lee def. S. McConnell and L. Bennett 8-3.