Lucindale to host junior tennis tournament

Singles: Lucindale will host the SE junior singles championship.

Singles: Lucindale will host the SE junior singles championship.

The lawn courts of Lucindale will host the South East junior singles championship on Sunday, December 8.

With age groups of nine and under, 11&U, 13&U, 15&U and 17&U, the event will be contested by the top junior tennis players from throughout the South East.

Entries for the tournament can be placed with Eliza Handbury on 0414 861 588 and close on December 6.

For the first time, the event will be part of the pathway for selection for the South East junior team to play in the State Foundation Cup.

Teams of four will be chosen to represent the South East at the Foundation Cup in Berri in October 2020.

At the annual Foundation Cup tournament, players compete to earn the right to represent Regional South Australia at the national level.

A second pathway event for the South East team will be held at Mount Gambier in March 2020.

More information is available on the Lucindale Tennis Club's Facebook page.