Manager: Terrey Sparks
|Area League||2013 winners||2013 Play-off winners||
The Chairman's Cup
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Bury St. Edmunds
AC League play-off results by year:
Previous AC league winners - summary
St. Albans won the Chairman's Cup.
The winners of the regions three AC leagues comprising Bury St. Edmunds (Essex/Suffolk), Peterborough (Norfolk/Cambs) and St. Albans (Beds/Herts) met at the Hunstanton Club on Saturday 28th September to decide who would be declared the overall winners of the Chairman's Cup in a format comprising four players in which each team played two doubles and four single games.
In the morning session which comprised solely of doubles play, St. Albans set a set a brisk pace winning both their games with Peterborough close on their heels with one win. In the afternoon St. Albans maintained their good form maintaining their 100% record by again winning all their games, running out the undisputed league champions with Peterborough running in second place with 3 game wins.
Therefore St. Albans will go forward to represent the Eastern Region in the Secretary's Shield Competition for 2014.
|St. Albans||Jon Palin (2½), Chris Frost (6), Thomas Cullis (12), Heather Bennett (14)|
|Bury St. Edmunds||Tony Harvey (5), John Robinette (7), Edmé Robinette (14), Justin Blick-James (16)|
|Peterborough||Terrey Sparks (1), Adrian Kirby (1), Mike Bowser (3½), Keith Huggins (8)|
Area League Play-Off for the Chairman's Cup
The format will be normal handicap games of 26pts, doubles in the morning and single games in the afternoon. Singles games will be double-banked and the duration of each game will be 3¼ hours.
|am:||A1,A3 v B2,B4||B1,B3 v C2,C4||C1,C3 v A2,A4|
A3 v C4
B3 v A4
C3 v B4
A draw will take place in the morning to determine which teams will be designated A, B or C.