The VAFA extends its deepest condolences to St Bedes/Mentone Tigers and the family, friends and teammates of Laura Summers who recently passed away.
Laura was a key part of the Tigers’ family, and has been described as a dynamic midfielder, an inspiring teammate and a leader of the club.
Please read the message from St Bedes/Mentone Tigers below:
“It is with heavy hearts that we acknowledge the passing of Senior Women’s player Laura Summers.
Our deepest sympathy to Laura’s family, friends and anyone who had the privilege of knowing her.
Laura will be remembered as a dynamic midfielder whose attack on the ball inspired her teammates. Laura played an integral role in our leadership group and contributed greatly to our successful season.
We thank the SBMT community along with the wider football community for their love and support throughout this time.
Rest easy Laura.
Gone but not forgotten.
Forever in our hearts.”