D&G Mini Red Tour – Annan


Annan Tennis club hosted the second of the three tours with 19 local kids entered into the boys and girls events. With 14 boys and 5 girls there were a total of 52 matches to get through with a 4 round robin groups and then knock stages after that.

Again there was some great tennis from the kids with players from Annan, Dumfries and Moffat all competing for the medals on the day and the overall title in the leaderboard.

After the boys round robin events we had 6 going forwards to the main quarter finals and 8 going into the consolation event. The 2 quarter finals results were Harry Brown against the Dumfries winner Oliver McKnight with Harry taking the hard fought match 10-6, in the other Q-final Devon Jones won the battle of the Annan boys as he beat Thomas McCleary 10-5. Again in the semi finals we had 2 Moffat boys and 2 Annan boys competing again each other for a place in the final. In the first semi Daniel McKenna bt Devon Jones 10-2 and in the 2nd Harry Brown edge a tight match against Finlay Walton 12-10. In the final Daniel bt Harry 10-3 to claim his first Tour title and send him to the top of the leaderboard. In the third and fourth play-off Devon took the spoils with a 10-8 win over Finlay and in the Consolation final it was two Dumfries boys as Logan McCluskey went one better than in Dumfries as he beat Rhys Edwards 10-4. This leaves Daniel top of the leaderboard on 165, Oliver slips to second on 135 with Harry up to Third on 110.

DG Mini Red Tour Leaderboard 2017

In the girls event we had 5 girls taking part with Erin McCluskey (Dumfries) gaining her second title as she edge past Annan’s Mia Renwick with Beth Baikie (Moffat), Sian Henderson and Erin McKenna both Annan completing the places. Erin sits top of the leaderboard with Beth in second.

The final event takes place in Moffat on 26th March. D&G Mini Red Tour Annan Results


Mia, Erin, Devon, Rhys, Daniel with Logan and Harry at the front