13 December 2016
Oakham’s netball players are celebrating after both the U16 and U19 teams reached the Regional Schools Netball Finals!
At the County U19 Netball tournament, Oakham girls certainly dominated the field of teams, beating Hinckley (14-0), Welbeck (14-5), and Wigston (24-1) with a draw against Loughborough High (5-5). They then battled hard and won their semi-final match against Queen Elizabeth School (9-2) to secure their place in the finals. After beating Ratcliffe 13-7, they were crowned County champions!
At the County U16 Netball tournament Oakham clearly beat Robert Smythe (14-2), Kibworth (12-8), Uppingham (6-5) and Ashby (21-0) and then faced Loughborough High in the final. They finished as runners-up, (narrowly losing 10-9) but have won their place in the Regional Schools Netball Finals.