Year 11 Netball County Tournament
Opponents: St. Teilo’s and Cardiff High
Cowbridge’s first game of the tournament was against St. Teilo’s. A very fast and dynamic game displayed Cowbridge’s ability to move the ball effortlessly from one end of the court to other. Excellent long passes from Selina to Annabelle in our attacking third put St. Teilo’s under pressure. Excellent and consistent shooting by Annabelle increased our lead to 7-0 by half time. Brilliant defensive work by Hannah, Sophie and Selina kept St. Teilo’s out, preventing them from scoring in the first half.The second half saw Cowbridge extend their lead through quick passing and many interceptions. The final whistle blew with the score 18-1 to Cowbridge.
Cardiff High was our next opponent and the girls were anticipating a tough game. Cardiff High applied pressure from the start and took an early lead. Cowbridge fought back and narrowed Cardiff High’s lead. It was a highly intense goal-for-goal match, with both teams taking their opportunities to capitalise on any chances. The final score was 10-9 to Cardiff High.
Players: Emily Forest, Selina Radcliffe, Nia Davies, Sophie Oddy, Hannah Slone, Amy Williams, Carys Barwell and Robyn Edwards.