D&G Junior Champions

Dumfries Tennis Club hosted the D&G Junior championships on a warm Saturday afternoon. The first winner of the day was Daniel Palmer from Beechgrove tennis club in Moffat, Daniel completed 3 wins out of 3 in his round robin 8s and under event with Rose Brown coming 2nd. In the 10s and under girls event Catie Palmer emulated her younger brother by winning her round robin event. Catie completed 4 wins out of 5 to take the title. Heather Keal just edged into 2nd place to be the runner-up. In the boys 10s and under, another Beechgrove player Brandon Smith completed 2 wins against Dumfries duo of Fergus Reynolds-Lewis and Callum Trotter with Fergus taking the runners-up spot by edging past Callum in the other match.

In the 12s and under boys event, Jed Simpson for Dumfries tennis club beat Ewan McMillin from Beechgrove to secure the title and in the 14s Oscar Alberigo from Dalbeattie edged past Beechgroves Kyle Gilmour, 2 sets to 1. Kyle secured the 16s and under title by beating Ross McMillin and Callum Reynolds-Lewis.