We were delighted to hear that Hannah Richards in Year 9 and Josephine Paul in Year 8 have been chosen to represent the England Hockey Girls U15 Yorkshire Performance squad - which is the training squad for the England team.
Following an assessment day in Leeds, the girls were selected to attend the England Hockey Girls U15 Yorkshire Performance Centre 2017-18. Training will be at Queen Ethelburga's College (Monday evenings) and Wakefield Hockey Club (weekends). Their club Abbbeydale, is delighted with their selection
Congratulation to Kareem who was also selected for the U15 Boys!
Those selected are the elite players in the region and are part of a squad of 18 in this age category.
“This is a real achievement and we are thrilled for these talented young sports men and women” said Laura Mirfin Head of Westbourne’s Girls Games. - next stage is the England Squad!