The Gloucestershire Schools Individual table tennis championships were held at Waterwells on Saturday 3 January 2015.
Despite extensive distribution of entry forms there was a very small entry and the following events had only one entry:-
Boys U11 Stanley Shilton (S)
Girls U13 Anna-Maria Besarabova (G)
Girls U16 Emily Philp (S)
The boys U13 was played in two groups and the semi-finals saw Ben Tyndall(G) face Marcus Holba (S) and Owen Havard (G) play Jack Jones (G). Tyndall and Havard were victorious by 3 games to 1. The final saw Tyndall win 12-10, 8-11, 12-10, 12-10.
The boys U16 was a group of 5 and Olly Tyndall (G) won all of his matches with Ben Glover (S) finishing as runner-up.
The boys U19 was also a group of 5 and Billy Shilton (S) was the undefeated champion with Owen Berry (G) the runner-up.
The girls U19 saw Margaret Pang (G) beat Katie Trinder (S).
All of the winners go through to the national finals at Tipton on 25 April 2015. We wish them every success.
Thanks to Les Smith (GTTA President) for presenting the trophies and to everyone who helped set up the venue and to those who helped out with umpiring.