THIS week’s CTA matches saw among the better wins of the season for some sides, who put on dominant performances .
The battle between Echuca Lawn 1 and Echuca South 2 provided the match of the round, with Lawn gaining a four-game victory over their co-tenants.
In the juniors, some of the best tennis of the season was played.
Junior A provided the match of the week, as Rochester 6 and LBU 4 engaged in a tight tussle, with Rochester claiming the match by just a single game.
In the GMLTA West, the four local sides — Echuca Bulldogs and Cats, as well as Rochester and LBU — all took on each other, with the Cats and Rochester getting the wins.
Rochester 2 (7 sets, 79 games) def. Echuca South 6 (6 sets, 66 games)
G. Tiller and S. Ingram lost to H. Armstrong and L. Beattie 7-8, J. Coghill lost to H. Armstrong 4-6, N. Hocking and L. Williams def. M. Brighton and S. Brighton 8-1, J. Coghill and L. Ward def. M. Summers and S. Dixon 8-3, R. Holmberg and L. Gledhill lost to R. Caldwell and L. Dean 4-8, J. Coghill and N. Hocking lost to H. Armstrong and M. Brighton 4-8, R. Holmberg and G. Tiller def. M. Summers and R. Caldwell 8-3, N. Hocking and G. Tiller def. M. Brighton and R. Caldwell 8-5, S. Ingram and L. Williams lost to S. Brighton and L. Beattie 3-8, L. Gledhill and L. Ward def. L. Dean and S. Dixon 8-2, S. Ingram and L. Gledhill lost to S. Brighton and L. Dean 3-8, L. Williams and L. Dean def. L. Beattie and S. Dixon 8-6, R. Holmberg def. M. Summers 6-0.
LBU 1 (8 sets, 80 games) def. Rochester 1 (5 sets, 69 games)
M. Bongiovanni and M. Stone lost to T. Holmberg and M. Dingwall 2-8, M. Bongiovanni lost to Z. Holmberg 3-6, J. Howlett and C. Brn def. Z. Holmberg and S. Holmberg 8-5, L. Collins and M. Brentnall def. J. Nelson and J. Crockett 8-1, S. Brentnall and M. Haines def. B. Letcher and C. Hooppell 8-4, M. Bongiovanni and. L. Collins def. Z. Holmberg and J. Nelson 8-6, J. Howlett and S. Brentnall def. T. Holmberg and B. Letcher 8-5, L. Collins and S. Brentnall def. J. Nelson and B. Letcher 8-6, C. Brn and M. Haines lost to M. Dingwall and S. Holmberg 3-8, M. Stone and M. Brentnall def. C. Hooppell and J. Crockett 8-2, C. Brn and M. Stone lost to M. Dingwall and C. Hooppell 5-8, M. Haines and M. Brentnall def. S. Holmberg and J. Crockett 8-4, J. Howlett lost T. Holmberg 3-6.
Rich River 1 (10 sets, 92 games) def. Echuca South 3 (3 sets, 53 games)
T. Harley and C. Emmerson lost to S. Coatsworth and F. Hawken 7-8, T. Harley def. S. Coatsworth 6-4, C. Egan and K. Egan def. B. Potter and B. Wright 8-7, T. Devereux and K. Bartlett def. D. Stapleton and M. Molluso 8-4, B. Angove and V. Bavich def. R. Keil and A. Durham 8-1, T. Harley and B. Angove lost to S. Coatsworth and B. Potter 2-8, C. Egan and D. Devereux def. D. Stapleton and R. Keil 8-0, B. Angove and D. Devereux def. B. Potter and R. Keill 8-2, K. Bartlett and C. Emmerson def. F. Hawken and B. Wright 8-1, K. Egan and V. Bavich def. M. Stapleton and M. Molluso 8-6, C. Emmerson and V. Bavich def. B. Wright and A. Durham 8-1, C. Egan and D. Stapleton 6-3.
Echuca Lawn 1 (7 sets, 75 games) def. Echuca South 2 (6 sets, 71 games)
H. Melville and S. Fayle lost to L. Molluso and H. Trewick 3-8, H. Melville def. H. James 6-1, D. Mackrell and M. Moss lost to H. James and K. Mulcahy 6-8, B. Turner and F. Dobson def. S. Eishold and T. Eishold 8-4, R. Marks and E. Canning def. J. Guiney and L. Eishold 8-5, H. Melville and B. Turner lost to H. James and J. Guiney 6-8, D. Mackrell and R. Marks lost to L. Molluso and S. Eishold 2-8, B. Turner and R. Marks lost to J. Guiney and S. Eishold 4-8, S. Fayle and M. Moss def. H. Trewick and K. Mulcahy 8-5, F. Dobson and E. Canning def. L. Eishold and T. Eishold 8-4, S. Fayle and F. Dobson def. H. Trewick and L. Eishold 8-3, M. Moss and E. Canning def. K. Mulcahy and T. Eishold 8-3, D. Mackrell lost to L. Molluso 0-6.
Rochester 3 (10 sets, 75 games) def. LBU 2 (3 sets, 45 games)
C. Murray and K. Gebbie def. B. Humbert and B. Howlett 6-2, D. Pain def. M. Jones 6-1, D. Pain and A. Pain def. M. Jones and J. McNair 6-4, W. Peacock and E. Palmer lost to C. Gardiner and K. Moroney 6-7, J. Palmer and E. Kerlin def. L. Ross and R. Eade 6-3, D. Pain and C. Murray def. M. Jones and L. Ross 6-2, W. Peacock and J. Palmer lost to C. Gardiner and B. Humbert 5-7, C. Murray and J. Palmer def. L. Ross and B. Humbert 6-0, K. Gebbie and A. Pain def. J. McNair and B. Howlett 6-4, E. Plamer and E. Kerlin def. K. Duncan and K. Moroney 6-2, K. Gebbie and E. Palmer def. J. McNair and K. Duncan 6-2, A. Pain and E. Kerlin def. B. Howlett and K. Moroney 7-5, W. Peacock lost to C. Gardiner 3-6.
Rich River 2 (9 sets, 66 games) def. Elmore 1 (4 sets, 42 games)
C. Spiers and M.M. Spiers def. K. Bacon and R. Johnson 6-4, M. George lost to J. Lee 1-6, B. Sudholz and J. Sudholz lost to J. Lee and J. DeMaria 3-6, M. George and N. Tomkins def. R. McCaskie and C. Holmberg 6-1, J. Hogan and C. Hogan def. B. Niven and A. Rosaia 6-4, C. Spiers and L. Pitts lost to J. Lee and K. Bacon 4-6, E. Spiers and B. Sudholz def. R. McCaskie and B. Niven 6-1, L. Pitts and J. Hogan lost to K. Bacon and B. Niven 4-6, M.M. Spiers and N. Tomkins def. R. Johnson and J. DeMaria 6-2, J. Sudholz and C. Hogan def. A. Rosaia and C. Holmberg 6-0, M.M. Spiers and J. Sudholz def. R. Johnson and A. Rosaia 6-4, N. Tomkins and C. Hogan def. J. DeMaria and C. Holmberg 6-2, E. Spiers def. R. McCaskie 6-0.
Rochester 4 (13 sets, 78 games) def. Colbinabbin 1 (0 sets, 0 games) by forfeit.
LBU 3 (8 sets, 48 games) def. Rochester 7 (0 sets, 17 games)
Rochester 6 (4 sets, 37 games) def. LBU 4 (4 sets, 36 games)
Echuca South 5 (5 sets, 41 games) def. Echuca South 4 (3 sets, 30 games)
BYE: Rochester 5
Junior B Campaspe
Rochester 9 (3 sets, 31 games)def. LBU 5 (3 sets, 27 games)
Rochester 10 (5 sets, 35 games) def. Colinabbin 2 (1 set, 12 games)
Echuca South 6 (4 sets, 31 games) def. Elmore 2 (2 sets, 23 games)
Echuca South 7 (4 sets, 31 games) def. Echuca Lawn 2 (2 sets, 20 games)
BYE: Rochester 8
Junior B Murray
Rich River 3 (2 sets, 28 games) def. Rochester 12 (4 sets, 26 games)
Rochester 13 (5 sets, 30 games) def. LBU 6 (1 set, 16 games)
Rochester 11 (6 sets, 36 games) def. LBU 7 (0 sets, 14 games)
Echuca South 8 (3 sets, 26 games) def. Echuca South 9 (3 sets, 25 games)
Rochester 16 (3 sets, 28 games) def. Rochester 14 (3 sets, 25 days)
LBU 8 (3 sets, 29 games) def. Rich River 4 (3 sets, 28 games)
Echuca Lawn 3 (6 sets, 36 games) def. Rochester 15 (0 sets, 14 games)
Elmore 3 (6 sets, 36 games) def. LBU 9 (0 sets, 2 games)GMLTA
Numurkah Raiders (7 sets, 66 games) def. Rich River Rebels (4 sets, 63 games)
M. Cason def. D. Tomkins 6-2, A. Storer def. M. Lake 6-1, B. Downs def. D. Crossman 6-3, C. Church lost to I. Crossman 3-6, M. Cason and C. MacKay def. D. Tomkins and J. Bavich 8-7, A. Storer and C. MacKay def. m. Lake and J. Bavich 8-7, B. Downs and K. Beatson lost to D. Crossman and T. Godfrey 4-8, C. Church and K. Beatson lost to I. Crossman and T. Godfrey 6-8, M. Cason and B. Downs def. D. Tomkins and D. Crossman 8-6, A. Storer and C. Church lost to J. Bavich and I. Crossman 3-8, C. MacKay and K. Beatson def. M. Lake and T. Godfrey 8-7.
Nathalia (8 sets, 65 games) def. Echuca South (3 sets, 46 games)
J. Wilson lost to J. Godfrey 0-6, A. Bakogianis def. C. Potter 6-1, L. Rainbow lost to T. Godfrey 2-6, J. Daniel def. H. Poole 6-3, J. Wilson and J. Nihill def. J. Godfrey and C. Milnes 8-7, A. Bakogianis and J. Nihill def. C. Potter and C. Milnes 8-5, l. Rainbow and R. Nihill def. T. Godfrey and D. Glen 8-5, J. Daniel and R. Nihill def. H. Poole and D. Glen 8-1, A. Bakogianis and L. Rainbow def. C. Potter and T. Godfrey 8-1, J. Nihill and R. Nihill def. C. Milnes and H. Poole 8-3, J. Wilson and J. Daniel lost to J. Godfrey and D. Glen 3-8.
Echuca Cats (8 sets, 84 games) def. LBU (5 sets, 74 games)
R. More def. J. Mundie 6-2, P. Higgins def. G. Humbert 6-2, R. More and S. Hope lost to J. Mundie and P. Condliffe 4-8, P. Higgins and R. Kirchhofer def. G. Humbert and S. Newton 8-7, S. Hope and R. Kirchhofer def. D. Squire and S. Newton 8-3, M. Winchcombe and L. Alberni def. K. Condliffe and N. Bacon 8-3, R. McCluskey and J. Pollock lost to L. Toohey and F. Bail 3-8, M. Winchcombe and R. McCluskey lost to K. Condliffe and L. Toohey 6-8, L. Alberni and J. Pollock lost to N. Bacon and F. Bail 6-8, R. More and M. Winchcombe lost to J. Mundie and K. Condliffe 5-8,P. Higgins and L. Alberni def. P. Condliffe and N. Bacon 8-5, S. Hope and R. McCluskey def. S. Newton and L. Toohey 8-7, R. Kirchhofer and J. Pollock def. G. Humbert and F. Bail 8-5.
Rochester (7 sets, 84 games) def. Echuca Bulldogs (7 sets, 76 games)
J. Dingwall def. T. Charnass 6-4, E. Taylor lost to D. Cox 5-6, K. Lee lost to R. Dicketts 4-6, E. Ingram def. N. Jefferies 6-3, J. Dingwall and Z. Holmberg lost to T. Charnass and G. Webb 5-8, E. Taylor and C. Gledhill def. D. Cox and B. Gledhill 8-6, Z. Holmberg and C. Gledhill def. G. Webb and B. Gledhill 8-3, K. Lee and R. Major lost to R. Dicketts and A. Higgins 5-8, E. Ingram and K. Taylor def. N. Jefferies and L. Gledhill 8-4, R. Major and K. Taylor def. A. Higgins and L. Gledhill 8-1, C. Gledhill and K. Lee lost to T. Charnass and R. Dicketts 4-8, J. Dingwall and R. Major lost to B. Gledhill and A. Gledhill 4-8, E. Taylor and E. Ingram lost to D. Cox and L. Gledhill 5-8, Z. Holmberg and K. taylor def. G. Webb and N. Jefferies 8-3.