CYB U17s started their season at home against Somerset today.
Ross Lashbrook Launceston College
Patrick Davis Launceston College
Phil Lyle Launceston College
Huw Vicary Truro College First Edition BC
Trevelyan Greenall Helston College First Edition BC
James Payne Callington School
Bronwen Wotton Truro College. First Edition BC
Lorna Garbett Callington College
Sofia Ziajka Callington College
Bethany Wotton Hayle School.Mounts Bay BC
Daphne Luke Mounts Bay School. Mounts Bay BC
Sophie Hoskin Newquay Tretherras School
There were first U17 county appearances for Vicary,Greenall,Payne,Bethany Wotton,Luke and Hoskin.
Cornwall took a flying start by taking 4 out of 6 boys singles.Unfortunately the girls failed to register a win.
In the doubles Ross and Patrick and Bronwen and Lorna achieved 3 victories each.
There were magnificent performances by Phil and Huw taking two wins and Trevelyan and James one win. Bethany ,Daphne,Sofia and Sophie fought well but missed out on achieving a win.
The match was still live going into the mixed. Ross and Bronwen had a comfortable win,Patrick and Lorna two close ends but losing in two. Phil and Sofia had a great match losing 22-20 in the Third End.
Huw and Bethany won a great victory in two ends.
Trevelyan and Daphne worked hard but lost in two ends.
James partnering Sophie played a great game losing narrowly in the Third End.
Somerset ran out 21-15 winners.
However the Team had 6 new players and there were great performances by all players which bodes well for the season.
Particular mention to Ross-winning 5 from 5 and Sophie Hoskin who as a newcomer to the county scene played the game in a great spirit and took her mixed to 3 ends,a great Team performance from which all players should take pride in their commitment.
Jon Wotton/Andy Lyle T/ Ms.