HCC in the News: HCC volleyball player to represent New Zealand next month

Publish Date:

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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WTVT Fox 13

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Petra Manderson set out in the world when she left her New Zealand home to play volleyball at Hillsborough Community College. Now she's preparing to hit a new level, as captain of the U23 New Zealand team.

"Yeah, I'm very proud to represent my country," said Manderson. "I think it's like a really cool opportunity, and to be the captain of the team, I think it's really cool."

Her squad will compete in the Asian U23 Volleyball Championship in Thailand from May 6-May 23, playing countries like Malaysia and Iran. 

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