Bethan picked for England

Bethan McCarthy
Bethan McCarthy
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Wisbech teenager Bethan McCarthy has been picked to represent England Ladies Under 17s at roller hockey in Spain in September.

She started playing for Walpole Roller Hockey Club when she was 10 and now plays at Peterborough United RHC. The 13 year-old, who goes to Marshland High School, trains Tuesdays and Fridays at Peterborough, and once a month at national training at Bushfields in Peterborough.

Bethan won the under 13s league and KO Cup with Peterborough this year and also represented Eastern Counties. She has been selected to represent England in the European U17 Championships which take place in Mieres, Spain, from September 4-7.