The Junior Inter-Provincial Team flies out tomorrow in preparation for the U19 Inter-Provincial at White River Country Club, Mpumulanga 12-16 December 2016
The team: Ayden Senger, Craig Baba, Deon Germishuys, Hilmi Mallick, Sam Simpson, Luke Pienaar & Jason Hale, captained by Luca Filippi, will take on the country’s top juniors at the final Inter-Provincial for the year.
Luca Fillippi brings a wealth of experience to the team. Luca has been a member of the Premier IPT for the last two years; and recently participated in a South Africa Junior team against Scotland at the Leopard Creek Golf Estate.
There will be four players making their debut for the team, Durbanville’s Ayden Senger, Somerset West’s Jason Hale & Luke Pienaar, and Bellville’s Sam Simpson.
It was in 2014 the team were victorious when the tournament was held in Krugersdorp, and in last year’s tournament the WP team was edged out into 2nd place by Southern Cape.
The tournament begins on Monday; WP’s first opponents will be Gauteng North, together with Ekurhuleni, and will face the defending champions, Southern Cape on Friday, the final day.
The team will be managed by Peter Little.