Trevor Jones - Ryde Raptors - Division 2. Photos: Toby Woolgar


Paul White – Rookley A – Division 2. Photos: Toby Woolgar

With just 3 games left to play in Division 2, Freshwater A continues to close the gap on Newport Vics A – but with a 15 point gap, Newport look safe to take the title.

This week Freshwater met Rookley A and won the match 6-4, whilst Vics A played Ryde Rascals and gained a 7-3 victory.

Ryde Raptors and Ryde Red Kites played an exciting, tight match with the Raptors’ Trevor Jones playing 3 5-setters which culminated in 2 victories, and 1 loss to the Red Kites’ Manfred Gelhard.  Jones and teammate Spike Hughes won the doubles to claim the match 6-4 for the Raptors.

Article continues below this advertisement
Rookley A 4 Freshwater A 6
Newport Vics C 7 Ryde Rascals 3
Ryde Red Kites 4 Ryde Raptors 6
Newport Vics C 2 Ryde Rookies 8
Shanklin B 2 Havenstreet Locos 8

Division 3

St Lawrence Lizards are top of the table with a 10 point lead over Ryde Revellers after their tight victory over Ryde Rustics.

The Revellers have a game in hand and the teams meet next week in a match which could decide the Division 3 Championship.

Newport Vics E 4 Wootton Wombles 6
Ryde Regals 7 Ryde Ramblers 3
Ryde Rustics 4 St Lawrence Lizards 6
Ryde Rockets 3 Ryde Rackets 7

Division 1 have virtually finished their season so reports will be on Division 2 and 3 for the next couple of weeks.

Don’t miss another story! Get the Island’s latest news delivered straight to your inbox. Sign up to our daily newsletter here.

Article continues below this advertisement

The views/opinions expressed in these comments are solely those of the author and do not represent those of Island Echo. House rules on commenting must be followed at all times.

Join our daily newsletter

News, Traffic & Travel Tweets