BENDIGO Bowling Club's young gun Troy Mansbridge has earned selection in Australia's under-18 squad.
Mansbridge is among a group of 20 bowlers from across the country to be chosen.
Selectors finalised the squad after the recently-run national under-18 championships in Sorrento, Perth.
The national under-18 squad includes bowlers form New South Wales, Western Australia, Tasmania, Queensland, South Australia, Australian Capital Territory, and Victoria.
Mansbridge will be on the Eaglehawk greens this Saturday afternoon representing Bendigo in its division one clash with the Borough.