Tennis club hosts beach tennis
THE Port Douglas Tennis Club hosted beach tennis at the Carnivale beach day last Saturday. There were two round robin tournaments for the juniors and the first tournament had seven partici- pants.
The matches were very close and Lochlan Gray won with 78 points ahead of runner-up Harry Walker who scored 76 points.
The second tournament had six juniors ranging from eight to 13 years old.
Semi- finals were played between Jaden and Taylah and Jack and Fabian.
Taylah won her match 9-6 and Jack won his 10-5. In a very close Taylah won just over Jack with 10-9.
They all got a free private tennis lesson from Herold at Tennis Coaching Port Douglas.
This Sunday the region’s best primary school-aged juniors will compete at the Port Douglas Tennis Club at 1pm to become nominated for the Peninsula Trials in Mareeba on June 2-3.