Match Players

For contact details of the Club Captains and our alterative venues, please see the Grove entry on the Club directory page, on the SDLTA website.

Our Teams
Thanks to the commitment of our members, Grove Tennis LTC runs:

  • 4 Men's Teams;
  • 2 Ladies Teams;
  • 1 Midweek Mixed Team;
  • 2 Saturday Mixed Teams;
  • 1 Winter league team; and
  • 2 teams in the annual Grove Floodlit Tournament.
  • 1 Junior Team (15 years and under). The Junior team is selected by our Coach, Alex

We are always happy to hear from people looking to play match tennis.

Interested in Joining our Teams?
If you are, please contact the Club Secretary using our contact form or Telephone 0114 2364289 and we can arrange for one of the Clubs captains to give you a ring to explain the clubs team selection policies. There are usually opportunities for some social club players, to get some match play time

Match Practice - 2017
From the 15th March there is men's match practice, every Wednesday from 6pm.

From the 3rd April there is ladies match practice every Monday from 6pm.

From July to September, the Wednesday match practice is for the Mixed teams.

Match Dates for the Diary for 2017
Tuesday 25th April - Midweek mixed matches start from 6pm 

Saturday 29th April - Men's matches start from 2pm (last match is on 1st July).

Thursday 4th May - Ladies Matches start from 6pm .

Saturday 15th July - Saturday Mixed Matches start from 2pm.

October to December - Grove Floodlit matches start from 6pm (Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays).

Mid October - Winter League Matches start from 1pm (Saturdays).

Match Results and Fixtures
Each week in the season, the results of matches played will be displayed on the Grove Website "Latest News and Results" news banner. The results are also put onto the Grove Facebook pages. The full fixtures and results of Men's, Ladies, and Mixed teams, and league standings can be found on the SDLTA website.

Results and Tables from the October to December Floodlit tournament can be found here.

Meet the Captains

John Clephan
Men's Captain 1st Team
Richard Gardner
(Assisted by
John Cundall)
Men's Captain 2nd Team
Nick Gardner
Men's Captain 3rd Team
Steve Goodare
Men's Captain 4th Team
Jo Ryalls
Ladies Captain 1st Team
Clare Hollin
Ladies Captain 2nd Team
Trevor Ward
joint mixed captain with Jo
Mixed Captain
Janet Sime
Midweek Mixed
Jo Ryalls
joint mixed captain with Trevor
Mixed Captain
Trevor Ward
Winter League
Janet Sime
Grove Floodlight - Team A
Trevor Ward
Grove Floodlight - Team B