March toast most successful season

March Squash annual squash and racketball tournament at the Burrowmoor Road club.
March Squash annual squash and racketball tournament at the Burrowmoor Road club.
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March squash club celebrated the end of their most successful season to date when they held their annual club tournaments.

March first team have won Cambs Division One for the first time in their history.

Winners and runners up were as follows. Handicap: Dave Burton, runner-up: Paul Taylor. Racketball: Andrew Osborne, runner-up: Ady Powter. Past masters: Andrew Osborne, runner-up: Phil Godfrey. Phoenix men’s open: Matt Fiveash, runner-up: Harry Taylor.

Club chairperson, Julie Taylor made presentations following the finals and thanked sponsors, Phoenix Hair & Beauty, for their continuing sponsorship of the men’s open tournament.

March remained consistent throughout the season and were able to put out a strong side for every match despite some injuries to regular players.

March ended up winning by a clear margin over Cambs University who at one stage looked to be running away with the title.

Matt Fiveash, Nick Pooley, Avison Warren and Mark Davis all posted good stats with over 50 wins and only eight losses between them. Harry Taylor, Ed Lefevre, Andy Osborne and Charlie Kisby contributed throughout the year.

Captain Matt Fiveash wanted to thank all players for their hard work and tireless dedication throughout the season and hoped that this has laid the foundation for many more successes.

March second team also finished their season on a high after finishing third in Cambs Division 4.

The inception of Andy Osborne at number 1 helped to turn the season around and they were able to compete with the top sides during the second half.

With a similar side for 2014/5, March 2 will be hoping for top spot and promotion.