TWO rising stars have been crowned Merrivale’s netball club champions for 2018.
Tatum Cassidy won both the A grade and 15 and under best-and-fairests.
She tied for the A grade award with 17 and under player Eliza Ljubic.
Merrivale coach Nicole Ferguson said Cassidy was a talented young player.
“She played as a defender, mainly goal keeper, for us in A grade,” Ferguson said.
“She has got that ability to read the play and is confident to attack.”
Netball: A grade, 1st Tatum Cassidy, Eliza Ljubic, 2nd Olivia Darcy.
A reserve, 1st Rhys Greene-Kelson, 2nd Jane Kelly. B grade, 1st Holly Dent, 2nd Niamh Ruane. 17 and under, 1st Grace Bennett, 2nd Maddi Giblin. 15 and under, 1st Tatum Cassidy, 2nd Ashlyn Kent. 13 and under, 1st Luka Cassidy , 2nd Elli Peake.
Football: Seniors, 1st Sam Gleeson, 2nd Rob Bright.
Reserves, 1st Sam Astbury, 2nd Josh Guiney. Under 17.5s, 1st Jye Wilson, 2nd Tate Porter. Under 14.5s, 1st Jackson Smart, 2nd Jaxon Madden.