In Division 1, Ringswell A’s Emily Scott, Claire Harrison, Sylvia Child and Becky Bailey triumphed over league leaders Exeter 4-2. Exeter’s points were both won by Leanne Debenham in partnership with Hannah Oxley and Sue Colwill respectively.
St Leonards A’ Lousie Gubbin, Anne White, Kay Brewer and Astrid Janssens drew 3-all with Exeter’s Sue Colwill, Suzanne Owens, Katherine Thornton and Vicky Prouse in a closely-fought contest with half the rubbers decided in the third game.
In Division 2, Otter Vale’s Teresa Simic, Su Cotton, Heather Rake and Jean Lloyd convincingly beat Sidmouth 6-0 with just one rubber decided in the third end (22-20) which was Teresa and Heather against Ruth Scrivens and Hilary Herd.
Ringswell B’s Anne Jones, Di Brooker, Jeanette Allen and Sarah Rice beat Clyst Vale with a 6-0 scoreline although this was a much tougher match than this suggests with four rubbers decided over three ends.
In Division 3A, Raleigh suffered a 6-0 defeat to St Leonards C’s Rachel Marson, Sharon May, Elaine Nicholson and Derible O’Reilly in straight sets.
Exeter and District Badminton League
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Exeter 2 Ringswell A 4
St Leonards A 3 Exeter 3
Ringswell B 6 Clyst Vale 0
Sidmouth 0 Otter Vale 6
St Leonards C 6 Raleigh 0