Congratulations to Year 9 student, Olivia Pollerd who has been selected in the Basketball Australia Under 17 Sapphires team to compete at the 2017 FIBA Asia Championships.
Olivia’s selection comes off the back of a successful Basketball Australia Under 16 Junior Championships where she helped lead her team to a Silver Medal finish.
Olivia will travel to Bengaluru, India from October 22-28, with her team aiming to qualify for the 2018 FIBA Under 17 World Championships.
Sharks Director of Coaching and Development, Gerard Hillier said that “Olivia’s selection is a testament to the work she has put in over the last 12-18 months. It is a well deserved reward, hopefully the first of many to come for her”
Balcombe Grammar School wishes Olivia all the best of luck with the qualifiers.
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