Hanson Pumas took over the top spot in Division 1 from John Hanson ‘A’ with a 25 – 15 victory. Justin Shoemark and Richard Fettes won three sets each for Pumas with Eddie Shoemark contributing one. For Hanson ‘A’ Dan Geary and Steve Rollason both beat Eddie and then Dan and Peter Henderson combined to secure a very good win in the doubles.
Hanson Panthers went down 8 – 26 to Figheldean for whom Alan Duke and Lionel Coles won three each.
In a tight match between Hanson Jaguars and Hanson Cougars the result was a win for Cougars 15 – 19 thanks to three from Andy Barnes. Trevor Whitelock won two for Jaguars with Clive Hacker and Sue Purton winning one set each. Nick George took two for Cougars and with Andy, secured the points with victory in the doubles.
A top of the table clash in Division 2 saw Hanson Lions held to a 19 – 19 draw with Hanson Eagles. This was an excellent draw for Eagles thanks to three from James Clark, one from Daniel Arthur and a win in the doubles. Two sets each for Darren Walkom (Lions) and Mike Bonarius, together with one from Ross Walkom was unfortunately not enough to obtain the win they wanted.
Test Valley Penguins had a great win 29 – 8 against Hanson Vultures. Annabelle Anderson and Oliver Middleton both won three sets each, with Owyn Ashcroft in his first match also winning two. Matt Adamson with one was the only winner for Vultures, although Annabelle’s brother George put up a good fight against his sister losing 21-19, 13-11, 11-7.