Haywood, North conquer Northam doubles competition

The Northam Lawn Tennis Club held its mixed doubles open on the weekend.

Participants: Taking part in the Northam tennis mixed open doubles championship were Luke Emonds, Noeline Norrish, Callum Norrish, Bev Young, Cathy North, Jason Haywood, Wesley Powell, Kirsten Arthur, Kathy Saunders, Dennis Saunders,  Maddy Kuhl and Michael Dwyer. Photo: Supplied.

Participants: Taking part in the Northam tennis mixed open doubles championship were Luke Emonds, Noeline Norrish, Callum Norrish, Bev Young, Cathy North, Jason Haywood, Wesley Powell, Kirsten Arthur, Kathy Saunders, Dennis Saunders, Maddy Kuhl and Michael Dwyer. Photo: Supplied.

Club president Julie Smith opened the tournament by welcoming all players to Northam then it was down to business after captain Reuben Thompson and Dennis and Kathy Saunders prepared a draw for 40 players.

The weather conditions were excellent for play as everyone enjoyed a great day.

 A grade winners werev Jason Haywood and Cathy North with Wesley Powell and Kirsten Arthur finishing runners-up.

In A reserves Luke Edmonds and Noeline Norrish finished on top with Michael Dwyer and Maddy Kuhl close behind.

The B grade winners were Dennis Saunders and Kathy Saunders runners-up Callum Norrish and Bev Young.

Players travelled from Perth, Wongan Hills, Goomalling, Bolgart, Toodyay and Southern Brook to take part.

Northam Tennis Club's next tournament will be the men's doubles open day on Saturday, April 6, commencing at 12.30pm.

Afternoon tea and burgers included in the cost of $25 per player. Nomination close on Friday, April 5.

To enter email Dennis Saunders seldomseenfarm@bigpond.com or phone 0427 773 952.