Wisbech tennis ace Sophie picked for Cambs U10
LK Tennis Academy player Sophie Tjurina was chosen to represent Cambridgeshire as 10 counties of the East Region competed against each other in under 12, 10 and 9 respective age groups.
The girls’ U10 team of Sophie, Marennah Prempeh and Gabriealla Zailer Fletcher started with straight wins against Bedfordshire and Norfolk on Saturday.
This was followed by two tough 2-1 wins on Sunday against Suffolk and Essex. This took them to the final against Hertfordshire, who won 2-1, giving Cambs a silver medal. Cambs were a respectable fifth overall.
LK Tennis Academy club is holding a free open session at Thomas Clarkson Academy, Wisbech, on Sunday at 2-4pm for adult and juniors. Equipment can be borrowed.