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Mark Smythe Table Tennis

Australia's no. 1 coach

Darcie wins East Gippsland Junior Athlete of the Year

Darcie Morton was awarded the East Gippsland Junior Athlete of the Year for her achievements last year which included,

- Qualifying for Oceania Cadet (U15) Team where only one Australian player can be in the team

- Playing World Cadet Challenge

- Finished 2nd at U15 Girls Australian Top 10 tournament

- Australian Ranked no. 2 U15 Girl

- Won various U15 Girls Singles title at Victorian tournaments

 

Nominations for this award covered a variety of sports.

Darcie won $2,000 for gaining this award and helps reinburse for her expenses which range from, training, airfares, accomodations & food in Europe for 4 months (early Nov 2013 - end Feb 2014), playing International, National & State tournaments. Also helps covers some of petrol, coaching & training fees when travel to Melbourne which is 5hrs from their home.  

 

To read Darcie's report on competiting at 2013 World Cadet Challenge and training in Europe click, Darcie Morton - 2013 World Cadet Challenge and training in Europe

 

Next main events for Darcie will be representing Australia at Oceania Championships, then preparing for World Junior Circuit tournament & Oceania Cadet Qualifying in Cook Islands during May.