Stockton 4 Star
This year Stockton 4 star took place last weekend with 7 Bishop Auckland players taking part. Saturday was team event day, with Bishop having two teams. The A team of Max Duffin, Jack Jacomb and Sam Hume Beat Drumchapel from Scotland 3-0 in the first round before going down to Swerve, who went on to the final. The B Team of Troy Maddison and Lee Tinkler had to play BATTS from Essex. Going down 3-1 but the team did have cadet number 1 Ethan Walsh who both Troy and Lee put in good perfomances aginst but Lee picked up a win over Joe Walker who is top 50 in England.
The cadet boys and under 12 girls singles were also played with Troy unluckey going down 15-13 in the 5th to a higher ranked player and 3-1 to Joe Cope and Anya played well to reach the Qf of the under 12 Girls having pushed the winner in the group.
Sunday was the Junior boys singles with Jack, James, Sam, Troy, Lee and Max all taking part. James was the only player to pick up a win in the very strong event but Jack played well pushing Louis Price, Max had a 5 set epic and Sam did well to push James Kelly to 4 sets and Lee pushed Keir Morton to 4 sets.