Premier League is back in 2017.
The season will kick off on Saturday, November the 11th with both our men’s and women’s team playing away matches at Liston & Geelong. This year competition features 5 clubs (in both men’s & women’s) playing for a total prize money pool of $20,000. Some of Australia’s best players will be representing their clubs in Australia strongest club based comp.
On Sunday the 12th of November our club will host a “Super Round” of the 2017 Tennis Victoria Premier League season. A super round is when all matches for both the men’s and women’s competitions are held at the same venue. Matches will start at 1pm on the day. The super round will see the following matches;
- MCC Glen Iris Valley V Bundoora
- Kooyong Lawn V Geelong
- Royal South Yarra BYE
- Kooyong LTC V Royal South Yarra LTC
- Liston TC V MCC Glen Iris Valley
- Dendy Park BYE
It will a great opportunity for members to watch our teams up against the best players in the state. Players include: Destanee Aiava, Daria Gavriloa, Olivia Rogowska, Sally Peers, Arina Rodionova, Jess Moore, Storm Sanders, Peter Luczak, Jo Sirianni, Andrew Whittington, Omar Jasika, Blake Mott, Marc Polmans, Greg Jones and more. There will be more than 50 Grand Slam appearances between all the players who will be at our club on the 12h of November. You will also have the opportunity to see some of Australia best juniors, including our own Jaimee Fourlis, Zoe Hives, Matthew Dellavedova, Lucas Vuradin, Chase Ferguson and Michael Shepheard.
There will be plenty happening on the day and members are encourage to support our teams, enjoy a BBQ and have a drink at the bar.
We are looking for volunteers to supervise the player catering, court facilities, help with the BBQ and bar etc. If you can devote some time to help with this please contact the club firstname.lastname@example.org or call Kane 0401 052 636.
Over the season many of our team members will be around the club helping out our junior players. It is great to create the link between the juniors at the club and our professional players in the team.
In the coming weeks, you will see our team announced including player profiles and more.
MCC Glen Iris Valley TC