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Maniototo successful Women's 'F' Grade Team
After the weekend's eliminations, the following team's are eligible to represent the Otago District at the National Super Champ Finals on the weekend of 26th - 29th September.
Otago University Men's 'B' Grade at Kawaroa Park, Central Districts
Alexandra Men's 'C' Grade at Hawkes Bay Squash Club, Eastern
Taieri Men's 'D' Grade at Oamaru Squash & Badminton Club, Midlands
Maniototo Women's 'D' Grade at Oamaru Squash & Badminton Club, Midlands
Pirates Men's 'F' Grade at Otago Squash Club, Otago
Maniototo Women's 'F' Grades at Otago Squash Club, Otago
The 2018 Otago District Super Champ Eliminations will will be played at 3 different clubs this weekend. Two of the three are only require one tie.
'F' Grade Women will be hosted by Maniototo and the local team will play Otago Squash Club for the right to represent the District in September.
Men's 'B' Grade will be between the Otago University and the Otago Squash Club at the Varsity Squash Club . Both ties will be held tonight at 7.00 pm.
As usual the most poplular grade is Men's 'C' Grade. Alexandra, Otago, Otago University, Sunnyvale and Taieri will battle it out over a very busy weekend. The hosting will be shared between both Taieri and Otago Squash Clubs with one round tonight; 3 rounds on Saturday and one round Sunday. Click on link below for full draw
Other grades to be represented at Nationals are:
Taieri Men's 'D' Grade Team; Maniototo Women's 'D' Grade Team and Pirates Men's 'F' Grade Team.
Best of luck to all involved
2018 OTAGO SOUTH ISLAND QUADRANGULAR TEAM
Back: Dave Gardiner (Queenstown); Jeff Bruns (Wanaka) Matt Ditchburn (Otago University) Jayden Millard (Otago University); Caleb Madden (Cromwell) , Jamie Balbuena (Queenstown); Matt Butcher (Taieri); Nathan Hewson (Otago) Daniel Hewson (Otago); Middle: Hannah Chisholm (Wanaka); Rinaria Hepi (Pirates); Martha Toghill (Wanaka); Sam Cross (Pirates); Zoey Dykzeul (Otago University) Bianca Malcolm (Otago University)
Front: Ange Button (Otago); Aynsley & Matey Munro (Manager - Squash Otago); Lyndal Askin (Otago)
***********************************************************************************************The 2018 South Island Quadrangular Team's Event was held over the weekend hosted by the Timaru Squash Club. The event is contested between Canterbury, Midlands, Southland and Otago with the playing team of 16 made up of both genders of 3 juniors; 3 seniors and 2 masters. The Otago team came a creditable 2nd on 31 points from Canterbury on 33 points but with an ounce of luck, this result could have been reversed. Special mention of the senior team who won their age group and the juniors getting 2nd with all juniors playing above themselves.
Full Otago results:
Round one - Otago (12) versus Midlands (4)
Caleb Madden 3 v Stephen Garner 1; Daniel Hewson 3 v Connor Bolitho 1; Nathan Hewson 3 v Liam Direen 0;
Jayden Millard 3 v Patrick Mulvihill 2; Jamie Balbuena 3 v Jordan Tiplandy 2; Matt Ditchburn 3 v Augustin Mauner 1
Dave Gardiner 3 v Steven Leckie 1; Jeff Bruns 0 v Wayne King 3
Martha Toghill 1 v Lily Rae 3; Bianca Malcolm 3 v Tannah Rintoul 0; Rinaria Hepi 3 v Ashlyn Fenwick 0;
Zoe Dyksoul 3 v Katrina Palmer 0; Sam Cross 2 v Leeanne Spite 3; Hannah Chisholm 3 v Jen Moorhouse 0;
Ange Button 3 v Taryn Vander Spug 1 (By default); Lyndal Askin 1 v Andrea Naylor 3;
Round two - Otago (8) versus Canterbury (8)
Caleb Madden 3 v Caelum Betteridge 2; Nathan Hewson 0 v Henry Aitken 3; Matt Butcher 0 v Mathias Paltridge 3
Jayden Millard 3 v Matt Smith 1 (B/D) Jamie Balbuena 3 v Simon Slade 2; Matt Ditchburn 2 v Charlie Barker 3
Dave Gardiner 3 v Tim Preston 0; Jeff Bruns 0 v Joseph Petelo 0;
Martha Toghill 0 v Leonie Marshall 3; Bianca Malcolm 3 v Ella Knutson 1; Rinaria Hepi 3 v Caitlin Millard 1
Zoey Dykseul 3 v Emma Cormack 2; Sam Cross 0 v Leonie Marshall 3; Hannah Chisholm 3 v Kate Fox 2;
Ange Button 3 v Liz Tonkins 0; Lyndal Askin 1 v Jess Wilson 3
Round three - Otago (11) v Southland (5)
Caleb Madden 3 v Lachlan Thwaites 0; Daniel Hewson 3 v Jaden Muir 1; Matt Butcher 3 v Scott Thurlow 2
Jayden Millard 3 v Mitchell Kempton 0; Jamie Balbuena 3 v Regan McNaught 0; Matt Ditchburn 1 v Adrian Mennell 3;
Dave Gardiner 3 v Shane Hatwell 1; Jeff Bruns 0 v Carl Johnston 3;
Martha Toghill 3 v Bella Crawford 0; Bianca Malcolm 3 v Haley Thurlow 0; Rinaria Hepi 3 v Tayla Muir 1;
Zoey Dykzeul 3 v Anna O'Connor 0; Sam Cross 0 v Kathryn McLachlan 3; Hannah Chisholm 3 v Alex Thurlow 2;
Ange Button 0 v Tanya Colyer 3; Lyndal Askin 1 v Kylie Anderson 3;