2018 WA Junior State Side

Junior State Side Announced

by Denise McMillan

The WA Junior State Side, selected to contest the National Junior Side Series at Bendigo Bowls VIC from October 1st to 4th, has been announced.  Ken Perks (Head Coach – Morley), Shane Smith (Assistant Coach – Quinns Rock), and Lee-Anne Green (Team Manager – North Beach) have chosen a team that will seek to compete against the best young players in the country with the difficult selection process based on participation and performance in squad selection practices.

2019 WA JUNIOR SIDE

Boys Team

Singles    Jack East

Pairs       Jack East & Marcus Simpson (Sk)

Triples     Cory Day, Segan Pasalich, Patrick Quinlan (Sk)

Fours       Cory Day, Segan Pasalich, Patrick Quinlan, Marcus Simpson (Sk)

Three of the 2018 players remain with Cory Day (Carnarvon), Jack East (Rossmoyne) and Marcus Simpson (Bassendean); while Patrick Quinlan (Osborne Park) returns to the current Side after a one-year absence, and new selection Segan Pasalich (Stirling) is welcomed.

Girls Team

Singles     Emmalyn Aarts

Pairs        Emmalyn Aarts, Ruby Leggett (Sk)

Triples     Racquel Cross, {VIC PLAYER}, Olivia Cross (Sk)

Fours      Racquel Cross, {VIC PLAYER}, Olivia Cross, Ruby Leggett (Sk)

The girls have grown in size this year having four players, up from two in 2018, and WA will continue to combine with this years host State to complete Side requirements.  The remaining female player from last year, Ruby Leggett, will take up position as Skip this year while of the three new players Emmalyn Aarts (Wonthella) will take the Singles position and lead in the Pairs while sisters Olivia and Racquel Cross (Dudley Park) will combine in both Triples and Fours!

WELCOME ABOARD TO OUR FOUR NEW STATE JUNIOR REPRESENTATIVES!

WA JUNIOR STATE SIDE 2019

BENDIGO BOWLS CLUB (VIC)

October 1ST to 4TH