Netball


Hannah Craig, Ellie Stark (Captain) Lani Jones, Amber Slate, Danielle Till, Amy Keay, Lauren White, Holly Fall, Lauren Salt, Summer Hillyer

The U16 Netball Squad have enjoyed an outstanding season to date. All of the xtures that they have competed in against local schools has seen them as winners.

They have par cipated in the Na onal Schools Compe on, retaining their tles as Poole and East Dorset Champions – then going on to the County Tournament at Budmouth.

Bea ng the following schools in their group: Bournemouth School for Girls, Bryanston, Wey Valley and Budmouth School. These victories then placed them in the semi- nal where they defeated Sherborne Girls School, so entering the nal where they met Bournemouth School for Girls for a second me in the day, claiming a decisive victory and the County Championship tle.

This then meant that the squad moved on to the Regional Finals which were played on Saturday 28 January at Marlborough College. This was a tough day of netball!

In the same group as QE were:

Sheldon School from Wiltshire, Cheltenham College from Gloucestershire, Mill eld School from Somerset, Blundell’s School from Devon, Penair School from Cornwall and King Edwards School from Avon

The squad played extremely well throughout the day bea ng Sheldon School, Blundell’s School and Penair School, but su ering defeats against Cheltenham College, Mill eld and King Edwards School.

The season has been a remarkable one so far – we would like to take this opportunity of thanking all of the parents who have supported the players and of course congratula ng all members of the squad and wishing them luck for the rest of the season!