Clean Sweep at County Awards

At the Suffolk County Table Tennis Association AGM held on 28th June, Rougham club enjoyed a clean sweep of awards. The Outstanding Player of the Year (Doris Fox Trophy) was awarded to Holly McGerty while the Young Improver of the Year was awarded to younger sister Isobel McGerty.

The Dennis Barrett Trophy for outstanding services to table tennis in Suffolk was awarded to Maurice Fearn. Maurice is a founder member of the Bury St Edmunds & District Table Tennis League (1967), helped set up Bury St Edmunds Table Tennis Club and was Club Secretary for nine years while also running Rougham Club. For a few seasons Maurice managed the Suffolk Cadet and Junior teams in the English Inter County Championships.

He remains an active coach at Rougham and is as keen as ever to bring players young and old into the sport.

Congratulations and well deserved to all.

Maurice Fearn (right) being presented
with his trophy by Club Secretary Ray Stapleton
Isobel and Holly McGerty with thier County awards

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