Felsted School’s Mixed Senior Tennis team are through to the National Aegon Tennis Finals after their triumph over Culford in the Regional Final.
The Felsted team consists of Lucy Bailes, Year 11 from Hockley, Joe Head, Year 12 from Bovinger and Year 13s Matt Morley Jacob, from Great Waltham and Izzy Minks, from Felsted.
After a 1-1 draw in the first round and a nail-biting 3-1 win in the second round, Felsted beat Culford 6-4 in the final round to secure their place in the National Final for the second year running.
Felsted’s Director of Tennis, Mrs Roslyn Cox commented; “The Felsted team have been training every Wednesday night in freezing weather and I’m so glad that all their hard work has paid off.”
Tennis is a core sport for both boys and girls at Felsted in the summer, but is also played all year round for those wanting to improve their skills.