29 October 2007

On Friday over 30 Primary School children took part in the Taranaki Primary Schools Tournament, run by the Taranaki Tennis Association.
This year because of the large number of entries, two tennis clubs were used, Pukekura Park and Manaia.
The North finalists were  Boys - Ajeet Rai  -Mangorei School and Thomas Burrell  - Highlands Intermediate
                                    Girls - Grace Kelly and Frances Gray - Sacred Heart Girls College
The South finalists were Boys -  Daniel Furness - St Josephs Primary, Hawera and Sam Brailsford Stratford Intermediate
                                    Girls - Amelia Bowers-Weir - Hawera Intermediate and Alice Caskey  - Stratford Primary.
On Sunday the finals were held and Sam Brailsford, Ajeet Rai, Alice Caskey and Amelia Bowers-Weir will represent Taranaki at the Tennis Central Primary Schools Tournament in Wellington on November 14.