On Saturday 6th February The West Bridgford School U16 Netball Team travelled to Oundle School in Northamptonshire to compete in the Regional Schools Netball tournament. This was a fantastic achievement for the school as they competed against many prestigious independent schools.
In the group stages, West Bridgford beat Repton 5-3, Bourne Grammar 15-4, and had a very tight draw with Loughborough High at 7-7, Finishing second in their group on goal difference they went on to face local rivals Nottingham Girls High in the semi-finals. Many of the girls knew each other from club netball it was a game played in great spirit, but West Bridgford just had the edge and went on to win 8-4, In the final, they faced Loughborough High again, this time coming out on top, winning 11-7, and thus being crowned Regional Champions.
West Bridgford will now represent the East Midlands and compete with 16 other schools from across the country in the National Schools Finals at Roedean School, Brighton, on Saturday March 19th 2016. Good luck girls!
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