Call for youth to give tennis a hit

THE Sunraysia District Tennis Association (SDTA) is calling for youth aged from 7-17 to join its ranks.

Junior tennis players Leanne Affleck and Derek Bagacay, both 8, Tatum Crompton, 9, Renee Affleck, 12, and Dorraine Bagacay, 15, get ready for the upcoming Sunraysia District Tennis Association junior competition. Picture: Carmel Zaccone

Junior tennis players Leanne Affleck and Derek Bagacay, both 8, Tatum Crompton, 9, Renee Affleck, 12, and Dorraine Bagacay, 15, get ready for the upcoming Sunraysia District Tennis Association junior competition. Picture: Carmel Zaccone

Team tennis had always been popular with the juniors, although other sporting commitments have meant player numbers have dwindled. 

SDTA president Merle Watson said tennis would still be played, with the new season starting on May 6 and play on Saturdays from 9am.

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