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Lauren on the mark for GB women
10:06pm Friday 27th September 2013 in Sport
TYLDESLEY Swimming and Water Polo Club members are enjoying international success.
Lauren Tasker, aged 17, represented Great Britain women’s under 20s at the FINA World Championships in Volos, Greece.
Tasker scored eight goals as GB finished in eighth place, the highest ranking for any British ladies team in a world championships.
She was joined by 17-year-old Grace Morley in Great Britain’s under 17s team for the Isopolo tournament in Bursa, Turkey. GB finished second with Tasker scoring seven goals and Morley five.
Morley was also part of the England under 17s team who beat the Scotland and Wales senior teams to win the Tri-Nations Tournament in Glasgow, finishing top scorer and winning the most valuable player award.
Both girls played in the European under 17s competition in Istanbul in September, finishing 10th, with Tasker scoring eight and Morley five.
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