WA’s Gorgia Platten has been named in the Under-15 Training
Squad after the Under-15’s Female National Championships concluded in Canberra
earlier this week.
Platten scored the fourth top scorer at the tournament, with
177 runs in eight matches, with an average of 25.29 and a high score of 72
against Victoria Country.
The Melville talent was WA’s shining light at the carnival
where the state finished sixth with two wins.
WA defeated Tasmania and South Australia in its first and
third games, before losing to Victoria Metro in the fifth place playoff.
At the conclusion of the Championships, National selectors
announced a squad consisting of the most outstanding players to remain in
Canberra to take part in a three-day training camp.
Under 15 Training squad:
Jade Allen (NSW Metro), Tiana Atkinson (VIC Country), Alisha
Bates (ACT/NSW Country), Jessica Bradley (QLD), Darcie Brown (SA), Dharmini
Chauhan (ACT/NSW Country), Lucy Cripps (VIC Country), Kirsten Davey (QLD),
Jessica Davidson (ACT/NSW County), Grace Dignam (ACT/NSW Country), Tess
Flintoff (VIC Metro), Dahlia Glennie (ACT/NSW Country), Lara Graham (ACT/NSW
Country), Hannah Green (ACT/NSW Country), Mardie Hamilton (VIC Country), Emily
Hinze (SA), Charli Knott (QLD), Jessica Matin (NSW Metro), Stacey Norton-Smith
(TAS), Gorgia Platten (WA), Olivia Porter (NSW Metro), Sarah Turner (NSW
Metro), Emily Vallance (QLD).