The Isle of Wight Table Tennis season is drawing to a close – and what a competitive season it has been across the board.
Division 1 ended a couple of weeks ago and Ryde A were dominant all season and took the Championship, with Shanklin Sharks second.
Many of the top Divison 1 players will be in action from 13th March in the Pairs League.
|Division 1 – League Table|
As the final week of the league drew to a close, match of the week was between second-placed Freshwater A and third-placed Havenstreet Locos.
Havenstreet’s Ian Loosemore and Bernie Forward were both on form, with Forward getting the better of Freshwater’s Rob Warren in 5 sets and Loosemore managing the same against Lawrence Fo. Their team mate Mike Lee also had a great victory over Fo, although he lost to Matt Mair.
After a topsy turvy match, the score was 5-4 to Havenstreet but Freshwater drew level after an emphatic doubles victory – anyone placing a bet through all-bonus-codes.co.uk would have been on the edge of their seat
Ryde Raptor’s Spike Hughes finished his debut season in Division 2 with 2 victories against Rookley A and ended the season on 65%, an impressive average after the move up from Division 3. Newport Vics C won the Division 2 Championship, with second and third place still to be decided between Freshwater and Havenstreet who have some outstanding matches.
|Rookley A||7||Ryde Raptors||3|
|Newport Vics C||7||Ryde Rookies||3|
|Ryde Red Kites||8||Newport Vics D||2|
|Shanklin B||6||Ryde Rascals||4|
|Freshwater A||5||Havenstreet Locos||5|
|Division 2 – League Table|
|9||Ryde Red Kites||16||4||2||10||64||96||0||64|
St Lawrence Lizards are confirmed as Division Three Champions after their 6-4 victory over Ryde Rockets. Derek Pittard continued his fine performance as he won all his matches and ended the season on 96% average. Second place is yet to be decided as Ryde Revellers and Ryde Rackets have a game each outstanding but at present they lay equal on points.
|Newport Vics E||7||Ryde Ramblers||3|
|Ryde Revellers||5||Wootton Wombles||5|
|Ryde Rockets||4||St Lawrence Lizards||6|
|Ryde Rackets||6||Ryde Rebels||4|
|Ryde Rustics||7||Ryde Regals||3|
|Division 3 – League Table|
|St Lawrence Lizards||18||15||3||0||134||46||0||134|