youngster serves up tennis success for Somerset
Burnham-On-Sea tennis player had a big smile on her face this
week after being selected to represent Somerset at a regional
Rundle, 9, from Burnham's Avenue Tennis Club and Mark First School,
represented the county in its 9 years and under team during a
match against Dorset, Cornwall and Devon.
Megan, along with three other boys and two other girls, played
six singles and three double matches against each county.
played a nationally ranked junior and won the first set 7-5, playing
some excellent tennis in the process. Unfortunately, she lost
the following two sets 7-5 and 7-3 but had good wins against Devon
and Cornwall. Somerset finished second overall after being narrowly
beaten by Dorset.
has been training at Burnham's Avenue Tennis Club for the last
three years and has recently also been going to Taunton for coaching
and squad training.
coach Vinny Duddy told Burnham-On-Sea.com he is "really proud
to be a part of Megan's achievements so far and is certain that
she will continue to improve."
Avenue welcomes players of all ages and abilities. To get involved
and follow in Megan's footsteps, contact Vinny on 01278 782758.