Multiskilled athlete invited
A Carnarvon athlete with talents spanning soccer, football and cricket has been invited to play for the Gold Fields Under 15 Boys Regional State Squad, competing against international soccer teams for the Phuket Cup in Thailand.
Judd Morris, 15, is part of a trove of Mid West players vying for the cup, including under-13s Gold Fields squad member Tadiwnashe Kaguramamba, of Geraldton.
Running two weeks earlier will be competition for the Singa Cup, likely to feature Geraldton players Mac Hoefhamer, Toben Carpenter, Charli Layton, Daisy Herring and Olivia Bidwell.
Judd’s family is raising money to fund the overseas trip, which Judd and others were selected for after impressing scouts at the 2017 country week.
All rising stars were invited to a four-day country camp in April.
The Phuket Cup will kick off on November 26 and run until December 3.
The WA boys’ squad for the Singa Cup in Singapore will compete from November 2 to 9, while the girls’ squad will compete from November 3 to 10.