Ashley Schmidt, right, pictured with fellow player Kirsty de Waard earlier this year, has been selected to represent Queensland.
Ashley Schmidt, right, pictured with fellow player Kirsty de Waard earlier this year, has been selected to represent Queensland. ALISTAIR BRIGHTMAN

Schmidt to represent state in bowls

ASHLEY Schmidt has been very patient.

For five months he’s been waiting for a letter to arrive from Bowls Queensland to his Hervey Bay home.

It finally did and it was worth the wait.

The 17-year-old member of the Urangan Bowls Club has been selected to represent Queensland for the first time.



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