QUEENSLAND SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016
The Queensland Schools Championships will be held across 7 regional locations in 2016.
The Bundaberg Table Tennis Association hosted one of these events.
A state final is also part of the schedule.
For complete information, visit the TTQ website:
The Bundaberg competition was played on Saturday 21st May.
Queensland Schools Championships – Bundaberg Regional Tournament
Honours were shared by several schools when the 2016 Bundaberg regional tournament of the Queensland Schools Table Tennis Championships was held on Saturday. Played in three age divisions, St Lukes and Bundaberg Christian College both won two of the Division One titles, while Shalom College and St Patricks School each won one.
The Open Boys Division One event went to the Shalom team of Tim and Patrick Harris, defeating one of the two Rockhampton Grammar School teams which contested the event. After the brothers had won the first two singles of the final in straight games, Tim narrowly lost to Angus Houston. Patrick then began the last singles nervously, losing the first game to Eishan Boetra but found form again to take the next two games comfortably to clinch the final 3-
Third place went to Bundaberg Christian College in a thrilling 3-
The sisterly combination of St Lukes’ Queensland Junior representatives, Shaina and Tahnee Green, were the Open Girls winners, also with a 3-
St Lukes’ Green family played a major role in the Junior Boys event with Queensland Under 15 champion, Hayden Green, spearheading it to victory with Kobe Pozzan against Shalom’s Brendan Connolly and Sam Freeman. Brendan began with a hard-
In the play-
The Junior Girls title went to the BCC team of Jemimah Lawsen and Amy McDonald, the only female team in the age division.
BCC won the Boys Hopes (Under 12) Division with a 3-
The Girls Hopes event was a five team round robin with the very experienced St Patricks team of Meg Freeman and Tayla Scott winning all of their matches very comfortably. BCC’s Emily Nejman and Myah Howard came second with Norville’s Natasha Jefferson and Melanie Hill taking the bronze.
In all, thirty-
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Thursday AWD / Special Olympics 4.30 – 6.00 p.m.
Thursday Rep. Juniors (tbc) 5.00 – 7.00 p.m.
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