A Division Tennis: Victoria Junior College beat Serangoon Junior College 4-1 to win opening tie

Story by Lim Weixiang. Photos by Timothy Ho

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SRJC’s Low Weicong teamed up with Lim Yong Qin to win their second doubles match 9-6 against VJC’s Hiew Wenji and Tan Jek Kai. (Photo 1 © Timothy Ho)

Serangoon Junior College, Friday, April 8, 2011 — Victoria Junior College (VJC) beat Serangoon Junior College (SRJC) 4-1 in their 2011 National A Division Tennis Championship preliminary round encounter.

VJC’s Shilp Samir Rawal beat SRJC’s Png Rui Jin 9-3 in the first singles while in the second singles, VJC’s Oh Jon Keat survived a scare from a determined Kenneth Lee to win 9-5.

In the first doubles match, the VJC pair of John Lee and Tan Zhan Peng overcame SRJC’s Ben Cheng and Seah Zuo Yu 9-7.

SRJC finally won a game in the second doubles, with Low Wei Cong and Lim Yong Qin putting up a good performance to defeat VJC’s Hiew Wenji and Tan Jek Kai 9-6.

VJC’s Andrew Chan was imperious in the third singles, defeating SRJC’s Zayar Lin 9-0.

SRJC’s teacher-in-charge Mr Kok Wai Tong said after the game that he was pleased with his team’s performance against a more seasoned opponent.

“They fought their hearts out and they will continue to improve,” he said.

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Tan Jek Kai of VJC teamed up with Hiew Wenji in the second doubles. They lost 6-9 to Low Wei Cong and Lim Yong Qin of SRJC. (Photo 2 © Timothy Ho)

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