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Tennis Shropshire chair Simon Jones believes there is much for the county’s tennis community to be proud of after Keith Smith and Alex Cleland both made the top three in their categories at a prestigious national awards ceremony.
Tennis clubs across Shropshire have seen membership numbers rise since the sport was given the green light to resume in May.
Tribute has been paid to Shropshire’s Cathie Sabin OBE, the LTA’s first female president, who was was an inspiration and a friend to many.
Shropshire’s Bob Higgins has been recognised for his long service to tennis with a prestigious award from the LTA.
Dean King, Dave Parry and John Alexander enjoyed that winning feeling as they were crowned champions at Tennis Shropshire's Senior Singles Championship.
Two Shrewsbury teams have been crowned Tennis Shropshire Summer Premier League champions.
Captain Holly Mowling hailed the newcomers introduced to the Shropshire ladies side at the LTA’s Winter County Cup - while Alex Parry, captain of the men’s team, insisted his side will come back stronger following a challenging weekend.
The outstanding contribution of Shropshire tennis volunteers was recognised as the county's winners of Lawn Tennis Association Awards deservedly stepped into the spotlight.
Two of the finals in Tennis Shropshire’s Senior Championships went to championship tie breaks, including the longest in the competition’s history, as the popular annual event produced an excellent standard of tennis.
Delighted Tennis Shropshire chairman Simon Jones has hailed the County Championships a great success.
Shropshire’s over-65s ladies team have impressively clinched promotion to division one of the LTA’s Seniors’ Inter-County Championships.
Entries are still being accepted for the annual County Championships, always a highlight in Shropshire’s tennis calendar.