State's best country tennis players on centre stage at Creswick

THE Victorian Inter-regional Country Tennis Championships begin in Creswick this morning.

The three-day event promises to serve up a treat with the state’s best regional players across all age groups on show.

Plays gets under way at 9am with singles matches.

Central Highlands representatives:

MEN:

Under-12: Hugh McManus, James O’Sullivan

Under-14: Conlon Love, Tim McConchie

Under-16: Tynan Haintz, Riley Stephens

Under-18: Daniel Waddington, Drew Elliott, Hugh Ebbs

Under-22: Nick Powell, Alistair Stone

Men’s: Blair Hart, Greg Parry

Open: Russell Edwards, Geoff Reese

WOMEN:

Under-12: Alix Ford, Sarah Burke, Emily Tinker

Under-14: Samantha Huggett

Under-16: Hannah Heath, Anna Pryse-Smith

Under-18: Zoe Bandy, Teresa Fitzpatrick

Under-22: Courtney Dobbyn, Ashleigh Jolliffe

Women’s: Tracey Amarant, Leanne Purtell

Open: Joanne Beattie, Fiona Williams, Jenny Rogers

DAYLESFORD GIFT

THE Victorian Athletic League circuit continues with the Cricket Willow meet, featuring the Daylesford Gift.

Timetable:

Noon:  800m heats

12.20:   70m heats

12.50:  1600m Novice

1.00: 70m final

1.10: 100m women's heats

1.20:  100m Daylesford Gift heats

1.52: 100m U/17 heats

2.10:  800m final

2.20: 100m women's final

2.30: 100m Daylesford Gift semi-finals

2.45: 100m U/17 final

2.55: 300m veterans' heats

3.15:  400m women's

3.30:  400m heats

4.00:  Daylesford Gift final

4.10: Young Run for the Willow

4.20: U/18 100m

4.30: 1600m

4.40:  300m Veterans' final

 4.50:  400m Women's final

5.00:  400m final

5.10: Central Highlands Garden Supplies Four Legged Gift

WHAT ELSE IS COMING UP

CENTRAL  Highlands under-13 and under-15 country week cricket begins on Monday.

CYCLING

Australia National Road Championships begin in Ballarat next Wednesday (January 8)

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