Bax­ter a noted good sport

The Weekly Advertiser Horsham - - News -

War­rackn­abeal’s Mer­ryn Bax­ter was recog­nised for her sup­port of fel­low com­peti­tors at the re­cent Tri State Games in South Aus­tralia.

Bax­ter was pre­sented with a sports­man­ship award by a Tri State Games am­bas­sador af­ter the games com­mit­tee no­ticed her pos­i­tive at­ti­tude dur­ing com­pe­ti­tion.

Bax­ter would not only cheer on her War­rack War­riors team-mates, but all other ath­letes at the games.

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Bax­ter also col­lected three gold and two bronze medals at the week­long com­pe­ti­tion, which is con­tested by ath­letes with dis­abil­i­ties from Vic­to­ria, South Aus­tralia and New South Wales each year.

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