11 August 2017
Glennie girls Tyler Kinkema and Rheanca Lincoln along with six other players represented the Darling Downs region at the 10 to 12 Years State Tennis Championships that was held at the Tennis Courts of USQ and Toowoomba Grammar School on August 3 to 6.
The girls braved the freezing cold to have lots of fun playing tennis for four days in a row.
Darling Downs region placed 11th overall for both girls and boys and 9th for girls. Unseeded and unranked, Rheanca and Tyler both finished well with good individual placings in a strong contingent of 48 girls, including 16 seeded players and players with Australian Rankings.
The Nev Cook Fair Play Award and Nev Cook Fair Play Trophy was awarded to the Darling Downs Tennis Team for displaying excellent sportsmanship, both on and off the Tennis courts during the four-day Championship.
Contributed by Rheanca’s Mum