Hockey: rising hockey star Lowes picked in WA under-21 squad for Indoor Australian Championships


Aiden Lowes.
Aiden Lowes.

BASSENDEAN rising hockey player Aiden Lowes has been named in the WA under-21s men’s team ahead of next year’s Indoor Australian Championships in Wollongong, New South Wales.

Lowes (20), who played for the Victoria Park Xavier Hockey Club, will also be a train-on for the WA Open Men’s Team, which will compete between January 5 and 8.

The defender will then join his under-21s teammates against other states from January 10 to 13.

Lowes was also selected in the Australian squad for the European Indoor Hockey Tour to be held across two weeks in January 2017.

He has played for WA Thundersticks in indoor and outdoor disciplines, including the 2016 under-21 men’s Australian championships.