Ladies set the bar in tennis contest

Lincolnshire ladies and men played in the 2012 Aegon Winter County Cup at the weekend.

Group 4 B was played at Boston Tennis Club where Lincolnshire men included Dominic Beesley, Will Mason, Joe Woolley, James White and James Shacklock.

The team lost 4-5 to Cornwall, beat Derbyshire 6-3 and then lost 2-7 to North Wales, finishing in third place for 2013.

At Prestwick the Lincolnshire Ladies including Madeline Verdegaal from Boston climbed out of group 6B by beating Cumbria 6-3, Bedfordshire 8-1 and South of Scotland 7-2. Madeline won all her matches.

In the Boston and District Winter League this weekend, Boston A team had a close draw against the Boston E team, Boston C continued their winning ways by beating Horncastle and Boston C took victory over the Boston E team.