XAVIER Saints will charge into the first round of finals full of confidence after defeating title rival Nuriootpa 8-77 to 8-67 in Barossa & Gawler Combined division one tennis on Saturday.
XAVIER Saints has entered the Barossa & Gawler Combined tennis division one premiership discussion after toppling previously undefeated Tod Street over the weekend.
FOURTH-PLACED Kapunda pulled off a surprise 11-89 to 5-61 victory over a severely depleted Nuriootpa in round 15 of Barossa & Gawler Combined division one tennis over the weekend.
DIVISION one contender Xavier, 13-100, dismantled Tanunda, 3-26, at Essex Park on a blisteringly hot Friday evening, with the Saints’ standard of play matching the conditions at times.
AN Adelaide Plains tennis club has been presented the region’s Community Event of the Year award, after hosting an outstandingly successful event signalling the club’s bounceback from recent years of financial hardship.
REIGNING division one premier Nuriootpa dominated round nine of Gawler & Barossa Combined tennis with a solid 11-76 to 5-47
win over a plucky South Gawler on Saturday.
ROUND seven of the Gawler & Barossa Combined division one tennis season saw undefeated Tod Street come from behind to pickpocket Nuriootpa 9-79 to 7-80 on Saturday.
ROUND six of the Gawler & Barossa Combined division one tennis season saw an in-form Xavier succumb to ladder-leader Tod Street 7-80 to 9-86 in a blockbuster battle for top spot.