Rugby Youth Badminton Squad wrapped up the 17 / 18 season with a series of round robin tournaments.
In the junior group Matthew Burgess won all his games to win the trophy. Harry Huang dropped only 9 points to take the Silver medal, just 3 points ahead of Luigi Bayliss. A mere 5 points separated Tim Cort, Hollie Duckett and Fangyi Lin for the remaining positions.
In the intermediate group Jonathan Tao lost only 3 points, but it wasn’t enough to give him victory. In a keenly fought contest Isobel Porter came out on top to win the Mark Gallagher Memorial Trophy, just 3 points ahead of Dylan Mistry who won the silver medal. Luke Guppy, Alistair Sirman and Akash Mistry contributed to an engaging and competitive tournament.
The Gloria Hudson Rosebowl, awarded to the winner of the senior ladder, went to Dan Burgess with Anna Farren taking the silver medal. It was another closely fought competition with both Dan and Anna winning 5 games and Dan winning the head-to-head by just one point. Finlay Miles dropped just 9 points to come in third. The remaining places went to Emily Naylor, Matthew Sirman, Alex Farren and Ellie Taylor. Overall an exciting competition with only 5 points between 4th and 6th places.
Awards for the Most Improved Player in each of the five groups went to Samuel Lau, Catriona Sirman, Rowan Vegad, Anna Woodbridge and Alex Farren.
Trophies, medals and certificates were presented by chief coach, Terry Gooding.