Friends become foes for squash battle
A PAIR of familiar faces, who have been playing each other for more than 40 years, faced off this week in Proserpine Squash fixtures.
On this occasion it was Marian Churchward who had the last laugh, winning over longtime friend and squash rival Judy Hughes 3/27-0/9.
In other results between Team 1 and 3, Debbie Brown knocked over Ida Arici 3/27-0/ 15 while Lyn Muller (playing for Belinda Faust) defeated Nicki Murray 3/27-0/6.
Julie Mitchell (playing for Brenda Cowan) ousted Pauline Ogilvie 3/27-0/14 while Di O’Donnell scrapped past Ai- miee Hill in a marathon fiveset match.
Di prevailed 3/42-2/39 in one of the games of the season.
In play between teams 2 and 4, Jodie Ferdinand swept past Leah McKellan 3/30-1/17 while Lyn Muller (playing for Jenny Moranino) conquered Alex Ogilvie-Knight 3/27-0/6.
Joy Vitanza got the better of Di Law 3/27-0/7 while Lucy Pepper and Louise Cox both recorded comfortable wins.
Lucy defeated Sandra Watson 3/27-0/11 while Louise muscled past Chris Fuller 3/ 27-0/14.
Next week Team 2 will play Team 3 while teams 1 and 4 do battle.