Wellness, Culture and Sport

2009 Canada Summer Games / Selection of provisional tennis team members (08/09/25)

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Sept. 25, 2008

FREDERICTON (CNB) - A total of 19 young New Brunswickers have been selected for the provisional provincial tennis team for the 2009 Canada Summer Games in Prince Edward Island. Eleven boys and eight girls will train during the winter before resuming outdoor training in the spring of 2009.

The team will be coached by Mark White, with the final selection being made in June 2009. Players were chosen based on the results of various tournaments held during the summer of 2008.

The provisional team consists of:

The 2009 Canada Summer Games will be held from Aug.15 - 29, 2009. For more information on Team NB, visit http://www.gnb.ca/sport/.


MEDIA CONTACT: Normand Léger, communications, Team New Brunswick / 2009 Canada Games, 506-877-7918.