Houghton Hero of the Hour By Roger Bannister Sheffield Publicity
James Houghton led by example, when in the first set, he beat Jeff Tham. A well respected junior.! James set the tone of the match, by winning all three against Abbeydale C, as Vulcan C went onto a well deserved 7 3 victory. Jeff came back to win his two other matches and the doubles with Simon Ryalls.
Crookes B continue to impress with another 8 2 victory, this time at Swallownest MW A. Tim Denby again winning 3 and from the card in style
In Division 3 Calvin Clarke, Pete Mannion and Dave Aspinall of Hallam Grange A Surgically dissected Vulcan F 9-1 leaving Andy Dawson the only scorer for Vulcan! Rotherham Scorpion B employed Jamie Hudd, Vincent Loh and Lewis Ellams to run the Crookes F out of town 7 3.
Sarah Thorne won 2, but Abbeydale J lost 4 6 to Steve Wilson, James Chennery and John Bradshaw of Vulcan G. Hallam Grange B must have been quite drunk as it was Tripples all round for Messrs Folger, Lange and Guard, Northern General D soundly beaten 0 10. John Daniels won 3 again, this time against High Green A, with Hallam Grange C winning 8 2. Cricketers won at a canter 9 1 against Wadsley Bridge A.
Telecom A on Fire as Robin Hancock, Ron Firth and Phil Powell won 10 0 against Albert Premier B!