- Created on Monday, 20 May 2019 17:21
Grove Tennis' John Thompson took 12 players to Melbourne in the January school holidays. Two of our players Kelsey Lewis and Emerson Banning won the Tennis Australia AMT singles and doubles tournaments on the way.
April 2019, The dynamic duo Kelsey and Emerson, travelled with the Grove Tennis team to Swan Hill and Mildura AMT tennis tournaments, where Kelsey and Emerson played each other in the final of the 18 and under tournament in Swan Hill. The girls then went on to Mildura where Emerson made the semi finals of the Opens women’s singles and Kelsey ended up winning the whole tournament in the AMT open womens event. The two girl also teamed up together to win the Open women’s doubles title.
Most recently Kelsey and Emerson were at it again in Bathurst. They played each other in the final of the Opens women’s singles where Kelsey won. They teamed up to win the doubles title also, both girls have obtained their best tennis Australia rankings and they will be pushing hard to make it on the Professional circuit.
Also we have a junior tournament trip for 10 of our up and coming players to Wollongong in July to play in a JDS event (Tennis Australia Junior Development Series), all of our players have shown amazing talent and are really enjoying the fun environment down at the Grove.