Despite all players doing their best to emulate the Fours’ success, it wasn’t to be.
Dawn went out to Cornwall in the first round of the Singles
Ann, Jean & Cathy went out in the first round of the Triples to Sussex
Ann went out to Ellen Faulkner from Cambridgeshire in the first round of the Two Wood Singles
Ann & Jean also lost their opening round of the Senior Pairs
It was a terrific achievement by all the girls to actually get to Leamington. Winning lots of earlier rounds within the County up against strong opposition is brilliant.
Elaine Gokmogul also went out in the first round of the singles to an eventual semi-finalist.
The Grovelands Four didn’t make it through to the second round.
The Bishop Duppas trio made it through to the last 16 of the Triples
Kay S from Hurlingham Park narrowly lost the opening round of the Senior Singles.
Terri From Broomfield also lost her first round match in the Two Wood Singles but Janine from West Ealing won two rounds then lost the third by one single shot. Aaargh!
Sue & Sarah from Holtwhites won their “Early First Round” match but lost on the last end of the second round.
Branka & Alison from Isleworth also joined the ranks of runners-up in the first round.
Hurlingham Park are representing Middlesex in the Senior Fours but they have to wait until 23rd August for their challenge