In a lucky break in the weather, Ararat tennis was played in good conditions.
Fosters Mensland fought back to win the closing games to get up by one, despite Ross McGregor and Tom Guthrie dominating the first set, 6-2. There were long rallies and strong net play.
Aiden Lee played very well in his first match to lead his team to a seven-game win. Mark Stevens came in at short notice to perform well at number three. First National is off to a good start.
Blizzards and the Medical Centre had a tight match with the Medicos winning by two games. John Hannett and Rob Weppner began well for Blizzards with a 9-3, but Stan Payne and Adam Flemming responded immediately. A tight match all night.
Signtek won three sets, while the other three were drawn. Greg McInnes and Geoff White had a good battle, while Mel Roberts again played well. Next week, the big clash is between the unbeaten First National and Fosters Mensland.
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