Two Local Tennis Clubs Join Forces to Enter Team in County League

Article: Jonathan White

Wistaston Jubilee Tennis Club (Church Ln, Wistaston CW2 8EZ) and Crewe Congregational Tennis Club (Gainsborough Rd, Crewe CW2 7PL) combined their best male players for the first time to form a ‘Wistaston Congregational’ team to compete in the LTA’s Cheshire National League (Summer 2022).

Aerial view of Wistaston Jubilee Tennis Club (photograph: Jonathan White)

Wistaston Congregational played their home matches on their hardcourts in both Wistaston and Crewe and went up against other teams across the county consisting of Bowdon, Hoole, Hoylake, Cheshire Oaks and Heswall.

Each team contained four players who competed in a singles and doubles format.

Wistaston Congregational play an away match versus Heswall

Wistaston Congregational finished in fourth place out of the six teams winning 187 games and losing 215 games and will continue in the Cheshire National League next season.

Bowdon, who finished top of the league, now go on to play in a Premier Division, where they will take on clubs from the Northern Region.

Wistaston Congregational play an away match versus Cheshire Oaks

George Raiswell of Wistaston Congregational said: “What an enjoyable summer! As a team we have learnt so much and improved so much. We look forward to next season.”

For further information relating to Wistaston Jubilee Tennis Club please visit their Facebook page, or phone: 01270 560471.

For further information relating to Crewe Congregational Tennis Club please visit their web site.