Alec Hughes – Player Spotlight

Alex Hughes has been a member of the club for over 10 years and is currently North Ayrshire TTC’s Chairman. Alex helps out with various aspects of the club and is team secretary for our WoS Senior League Division 3 team.

The Division 3 team of Alex, Graeme, Derrin and Holly are are sitting top of the league with 1 match to go … we will wait and see what decision is made and how long the league is postponed for but its been a great season for the team start to finish and hoping the get the title they deserve.

Did you know Alec Hughes is a Scottish Internationalist ? 

Former bus driver, Alec who is over 70 years of age competed for the Scottish Veterans team in the 2019 Home Nations Vets Tournament. Alec competed brilliantly to reach the final of the singles plate event and picked up the runners up medal. He is a regular on the Scottish vets scene playing in the Vets assessment at Bathgate and competes for our Division 4 Scottish National League team.

Alec is currently working towards his official umpire award and has been one of our main co-ordinators for our British Premier League ‘home’ matches. Assisting with travel arrangements, getting players from and to the airport, umpiring the matches and helping set up the hall.