Volleyball: Country’s top players headed for WA state open

Volleyball: Country’s top players headed for WA state open

AUSTRALIA’S best beach volleyballers will compete at Scarborough Beach for this week’s WA State Open.

WA stars Cole Durant, Shelby Maher, Zachary Schubert, Maksim Bacovic, Marcus Ferguson, Kristie Jenkins, Paul Burnett, Katie Bartoli and Greg Hunt will compete at the tournament, which is round 4 of the Alcohol. Think Again Beach Volleyball Tour (ATABT).

The ATABT WA State Open also has divisions for WA’s young U17 athletes, developing athletes and social players.

Durant, is one of Australia’s top seeded players and will be returning to Perth from Adelaide.

“I love coming home and playing at Scarbs in front of family and friends,” Durant said.

The event is free entry and games start on February 3 and finish with finals on February 5.