Record entries for junior tournament
A RECORD number of 92 entries have been received for the Wherrett Park Junior Squash Tournament to be played at Maclean and Yamba at the weekend.
This is the second of the North Coast Junior Circuit tournaments for the year.
Juniors from Port Macquarie to Ballina have nominated and there will be nine divisions and a special division for the very new players.
In this 'Grommets' division five youngsters coming from Grafton, Wherrett Park, Yamba and Ballina will be playing in their first-ever tournament and will play with a special big ball.
There will be 22 Wherrett Park juniors playing and they hope to win the big Overall Pointscore Trophy.
Newcomers from Wherrett Park are Jenna Bricknell, Brenton Smith, Kiernan Searle, Dave Kelly, Jordan Moore and Dave Cashman. Good luck to you all.
From the Maclean tournament the North Coast Green Shield Squash Representative Team will be announced in ages 17s, 15s, 13s and 11s in both girls and boys.
Green Shield this year will be played in Canberra in June.
Anyone wanting to watch juniors playing squash from 8am both Saturday and Sunday with the finals being played on Sunday afternoon are most welcome.