Newspaper article Tweed Daily News (Tweed Heads, Australia)

Rep Nods for Oztag Giants

Newspaper article Tweed Daily News (Tweed Heads, Australia)

Rep Nods for Oztag Giants

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Byline: Daniel McKenzie daniel.mckenzie@tweeddailynews.com.au

OZTAG: From Giant to Maverick, one Tweed Oztag player is the embodiment of all good things coming to those who wait.

After impressing for the Tweed Coast Giants at Queensland's Senior State Cup in March, Renee de Groot was selected to represent the Queensland Country Mavericks at the 2017 Queensland Tri Series.

While others were made aware of their selection just days later, the news came as a big surprise for de Groot.

"I was shocked to find out," said de Groot, who spent a week away on a cruise following the State Cup.

"While I was away, I had no phone or internet access but when I got back, I had an email to say I'd been selected."

Representative selection is a first for de Groot, who only took the sport up three years ago.

Joining her in the Mavericks' side is Giants' teammate Kim Rodenburg, while fellow Giants Shontelle Raymond and Serena Martin will suit up for the Queensland Barbarians. …

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