Oakham School netball is excited to announce that the U15 team will be representing England in the World School Netball Cup in June 2019!
The prestigious tournament will take place at Loughborough University, which has world-class sports facilities and has been voted the best university in the world for sport. The competition is a fantastic opportunity for the team to meet, compete and mix with other top school netball teams from across the globe and, to showcase their talents on the international stage.
Lauren Nicholls, Director of Netball, said, “We are delighted to have been asked to enter this competition and to be recognised as one of the best netball schools in the country. The girls are proud to be representing England and are looking forward to the chance of experiencing life as a student athlete at Loughborough University.”
Oakham School netball has established an enviable reputation, regularly competing successfully at County, Regional and National levels. The U14 and U19 netball teams secured their place in the 2018 Nationals and this season the U14 and U19 teams are following their success having both just been crowned County Champions. Oakham School also has excellent links with elite Netball UK clubs for those wishing to progress their netball further with several students currently selected to play for the Wasps U19 Netball Academy and the Loughborough Lightning U15 side.