Cromwell’s adventure

Cromwell College Chatteris girls who were runners up in the county regional finals
Cromwell College Chatteris girls who were runners up in the county regional finals

CHATTERIS Cromwell College’s under 16 netball team were in action at the East Of England Championships in Southend last week.

The girls qualified for the regional tournament having finished second to Perse School in the county championships.

They faced some very good opposition and the girls won just one of their six games by beating St Clares 12-5.

The College’s Ruth Russell said: “It was a fantastic achievement for the girls to reach the regional finals after working really hard to get to this level. After a very long journey they conducted themselves in a truly sporting manner on the day and I was very proud of them.”

The results were: CCC v Kesgrave lost 7-4; v Norwich High lost 8-3; v Bedford Girls lost 11-4; v Southend lost 11-2; v Broxbourne lost 19-4 (national champs); St Clares won 12-5.