In their next match, Warwickshire 1 overpowered Worcestershire 9-1, with Vose, Cotton, Calloway. and St. Ledger all in top form against difficult opponents. Eric Hardman overcame Cotton in five sets to gain a late consolation for Worcestershire.
The Senior Second team of Ben Willson, Ryan Lines, Ryan Stockham, Diane St Ledger and Dawn Sagoo won both their matches on the second day at St Neots. They now have 8 points from 5 matches and stand in either First or Second position in the table.
The County Junior squad of Ricardo Bolanos, Sam Cafaero, Jack Green, Nikit Sajev, Emily Beasley and Milly Green travelled to Draycott to play their first three matches of the 2018-19 County Championships season.
Ricardo Bolanos P4 W3
Warwickshire Senior 2nd County Championships 2018
The players selected were Ben Willson, Ryan Lines, Mark Jackson, Charlotte Spencer and Olivia Fletcher. Inky Moss travelled as the umpire for the Warwickshire team.
V Leicestershire: won 6-4
V Yorkshire: lost 2-8
V Nottinghamshire: lost 4-6
Laurence Sweeney: 1/4
Adrian Pilgrim: 3/6
James Ward: 2/4
Paul Lenormand: 1/4
Kate Hughes: 4/6
Warwickshire avoid the drop!
Loz Sweeney: 4/8
Adrian Pilgrim: 5/8
Paul Lenormand: 4/8
Kate Hughes: 7/8
Rachel Pilgrim: 2/8
report by Phil John
The Junior Girls competition was played in a round robin with Emily Beasley taking the title, Milly Green in second spot, Ciara Hancox in third and Katie Singleton 4th.
So the First day of the Junior county shows Warwickshire Winning 2 and Draw 1 with some fantastic matches from all that who had played.
Warwickshire 1 lie top of County Championships Over 60's Division 1A after winning all six of their matches so far, with their most recent success being an 8-2 victory against fourth placed Worcestershire.