Good start for Burnley Tennis Club

Burnley's A team won 5-0
Burnley's A team won 5-0

Burnley Tennis Club made a reasonable start to the season in the East Lancs Open League.

Burnley’s A team had an expected 5-0 win over their B team, while Burnley C had an excellent 4-1 win at Feniscowles B.

Burnley D lost 3-2 to Crosshills C, while the E team had an easy 5-0 away win against Darwen C.

Burnley men’s A team had an excellent win over champions Markland Hill in the First Division of the National League (Lancashire section).

Ethon Herron, 17, and Steven Palmer won their singles, while Stephen Greenwood and Steven Holt lost. In the doubles, Herron and Chris Rowell, and Mick Harris and Palmer both won.

In the East Lancs Open League Divisions Two and Three knockout, Burnley C beat Crosshills B 3-1

Elaine Varcoe and Palmer won two rubbers, and Steven Holt and Khalid Mahmood won one and lost one.

Burnley E lost 5-0 to Towneley Community Tennis Club A.