Semi-final victory for Team 1
IT WAS a semi-final squash thriller for Leah McKellan and Judy Hughes on Tuesday morning.
The match, part of the games between Teams 1 and 2 who were playing for a spot in next week’s final, saw Leah win 3/40-2/30.
It was a marathon contest between the two players that could’ve gone either way, however Leah pulled through to win the big points when it mattered, gifting her a well-earned five-set victory.
Other results on the day saw Brenda Cowan win over Sandra Watson 3/38-0/18 while Ida Arici got the better of Di Law 3/32-1/27.
Aimee Hill won an exciting game over Louise Cox 3/ 32-1/26 while Belinda Faust had the last laugh over Jenny Moranino, winning 3/301/19.
Overall Team 1 won the contest and will now play for the title next week.
In games between Team 3 and Team 4, Chris Fuller prevailed against Di O’Donnell 3/27-0/6 and Lucy Pepper ousted Pauline Ogilvie 3/ 28-0/9.
Debbie Brown swept past Julie Mitchell (playing for Joy Vitanza) 3/27-0/13 while Marian Churchward and Nicki Murray both won on forfeits.
Next week the Proserpine Squash finals will take place.
Team 1 will take on Team 3 for this season’s title, while Teams 2 and 4 are playing for the wooden spoon.
Team 2 is in charge of smoko.