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Olympics: Poole stars named in Great Britain volleyball squads
11:02am Friday 29th June 2012 in Sport
POOLE volleyball stars Lucy Wicks and Dan Hunter have been named in the Great Britain squad for this summer’s Olympic Games.
The former Wessex players were confirmed as squad members in the past few minutes at an official announcement in Sheffield.
Setter Wicks, 28, will help spearhead the women’s team in London, while 21-year-old libero Hunter is one of the men’s squad’s most highly-regarded players.
Lymington’s Nichola Osborne and Poole’s Vicky Palmer, meanwhile, were omitted from the women’s squad.
Full story in tomorrow’s Echo.