WINSFORD Tennis Club celebrated one of their best results of the campaign to date during a Mixed Division One encounter with Congleton A on Sunday.

Julia Kimpton, Simon Nuttall, Jackie Penn and Alex Lerczak were on court for a 4½-3½ victory that lifts the promoted quartet four points clear of the Division One relegation zone. Nantwich B visit this weekend.

Winsford A continue to occupy a position inside the bottom two of the men’s top-flight following an 8-0 reverse at Hartford B last time out.

Nuttall played with Mark Abbiss, Chris Knight and Steve McCormack.

Title-chasing Hartford A are due at Knights Grange on Thursday.

Winsford B played out a 4-4 draw with Goostrey A in Division Three, and stay third.

Regulars Damian Cookson, Martin Stoilov and Chris Mayoh were joined by newcomer Mike Johnston.

Honours were even too when Winsford C hosted Congleton C at Knights Grange in Division Four.

McCormack was again on duty along with Mike Bee, Steve Harris and Bill Lawrie.

Meanwhile in Division Five, Winsford D recorded a 7-1 success against their guests Acton Bridge B.

Harris featured in a line-up that also included brothers Ryan and Lewis Penn along with fellow junior Alex Toomey.


South and Mid Cheshire Tennis League

Week 10

Men’s Division One: Congleton A 8-0 Nantwich B; Hartford A 5-3 Nantwich Farmers; Hartford B 8-0 Winsford A; Hartford C 0-8 Nantwich A

Division Two: Alsager 6½-1½ Tarporley; Congleton B 5-3 Wistaston A; Cuddington A 2-6 Hartford E; Nantwich C 3-5 Hartford D

Division Three: Cuddington B 7½-½ Acton Bridge A; Goostrey A 4-4 Winsford B; Hartford F 5½-2½ Holmes Chapel A; Hartford G 2½-5½ Audlem

Division Four: Nantwich D 6-2 Cuddington C; Nantwich E 2-6 Holmes Chapel B; Winsford C 4-4 Congleton C; Wistaston B 4½-3½ Congleton D

Division Five: Congleton F 6-2 Holmes Chapel C; Cuddington D 4½-3½ Congleton E; Winsford D 7-1 Acton Bridge B; Wistaston C 6-2 Goostrey B