Hi all members and followers,
Update 8th August 2017
Received today from the Mayor of Brisbane:
What a fantastic result for our Queensland juniors at the national championships. All players tasted success during the week but there can only be 1 aged group winner, of the 7 events, Queensland win 5 with 4 runners up.
Team challenge winners defeating Victoria 4-1
Under 12 Snooker
Jayden Dinga(Q) def Ambrose Adeney(Q)
Under 15 Snooker
Porter (SA) def Harry Mok(Q)
Under 18 Snooker
Hayden Goode(Q) def Marc Fridman(Vic)
Under 15 Billiards
Harry Mok(Q) def Jayden Dinga(Q)
Under 18 Billiards
Hayden Goode(Q) def Kyle Thomson(Q)
This was an amazing effort by our juniors and a credit to their parents, coaches, clubs and supporters.
‘Period to be a Queenslander’
We are now at finals stages and Queensland have put in some great results so far this week. Q/F and onwards draws can be found on the results link here and their team manager, Ed Dinga, has posted some details on the forum.
How about some support from the QBSA membership, please post your encouragement on the forum topic or the QBSA Facebook page, they juniors would really appreciate it.
This week Queensland has 2 teams and 4 additional singles players, 14 in all, to represent our sport at the National Junior Championships and Team Challenge.
With such a large representation, Queensland can again look forward to a successful campaign, giving our juniors the quality experience they need in their development program.
Ed Dinga is the team manager, Bob Turpin is the National Junior Co-Ordinator and the Parents of our juniors will ensure that they have a successful and enjoyable week.
Please follow their progress with the following link, selecting the teams Challenge and Age Group Championships links.
There is also a forum topic created, please use this to wish the teams and individual players all the very best, they will see your contribution and know that Queensland is supporting them. Or you could do the same on the Queensland Billiards and Snooker Association facebook page.
Some Pics of the juniors, the group of players, the A Team, B Team and a social night together before the competition stats.