Freeland and Cross tennis singles champions

Shane Freeland and Jade Cross are the Stawell Tennis Club's 2013/14 open singles champions.

Freeland and Cross took the title honours in the championships series played last Saturday.

For Shane Freeland it was his sixth open singles title, while he also boasts four doubles titles and three mixed doubles championships.

He won his way into the 2013/2014 final with a semi final win over Ben Stockdale in three sets 6-0, 4-6, 6-2 and in the final won out in two 6-2 and 6-1 over Brian O'Shannessy.

O'Shannessy moved through to the final with his 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 win over Shane Field in the semi final.

Jade Cross added to her outstanding run of club championships, as her 2013/2014 win was her 12th open singles title.

She has also won 10 doubles titles and four mixed championship titles at the club.

This year's title defence saw Jade win out over her sister Madi in the final.

Jade won through to the final with a semi final win over Amy Hodgetts 6-0 and 6-0, while Madi won out 6-1 and 6-1 in her semi final clash against Claire Hodgetts.

The final went to three sets. Jade won the opening set 6-3 before Madi hit back in the second 7-6 and in the third and final set Jade won out 6-4 top take the title.

Men's B and C grade championship titles were also decided.

Rod Summers and Nick Seeary clashed in the final of the men's B grade championship.

Summers moved through to the final with a 6-0 and 6-0 win over Glen Troeth in the semi final, while Nick Seeary moved through with a 6-1 and 6-1 win over Richard Dodds.

The final was decided in two sets with Summers winning out 6-1 and 6-2.

Jesse Barber won the club's C grade men's singles title.

Barber won through to the singles final with his 6-3 and 6-3 win, while his opponent in the final, Brae Scantleton, won his semi final 6-4 in the third.

In the final Barber won 7-6, 3-6 and 6-2.

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