THE Wimmera Mail-Times is doing a weekly question and answer profile with the junior tennis players in the Central Wimmera Tennis Association.
This week the profile is on Marli Pymer of Central Park.
Q: What club do you play for?
A: Central Park.
Q: How old are you?
Q: What section do you play for?
A: Section 1 girls.
Q: How long have you been playing for?
A: This is my fourth year playing competition but I have been doing coaching for a long time.
Q: How did you start playing?
A: Well I suppose, nearly everyone in my family are tennis players so I suppose they just kind of got me into it.
Q: What is the best thing about tennis?
A: Everything! Seeing the improvement, seeing from how you hit it when you were little to now, because I reckon it is one of the sports you improve most in, because you change a lot.
Q: What is your best shot?
A: My backhand.
Q: What is your favourite tennis memory?
A: Going to the Australian Open and getting my favourite player’s signature.
Q: Who is your favourite tennis player and why?
A: Stan Wawrinka. I have no idea actually, he’s just my favourite player. He’s got one of the best backhands in tennis too.
- Clubs can nominate any junior player from any section to enter, simply email firstname.lastname@example.org with the details.