U8 Netball v Tavistock & Summerhill – Won 9-2
This week all the U8 girls played in a match against Tavistock and Summerhill. The girls were mixed up this week and played a variety of positions. Copthorne got off to a fantastic start winning the first half 5-0. This half saw some fantastic shooting from Yelena Finnegan, Alice Renshaw, Ellie Burchett and Clara Vincent. The girls worked well as a team adapting to their different positions and playing with different people. This half also saw some great defending from Amber Buggins and good interceptions from Emily Workman.
In the second half the girls switched round once again. This half was a very good game with the teams looking even. The score in this half was 3-2 with goals being scored by Amber Buggins. Holly Khambhaita worked well with Yelena Finnegan in attack linking the ball well in and around the circle, while Ellie Burchett, Amalia Finnegan and Alice Renshaw were strong in defence. The final score finished 9-2 to Copthorne.
All the girls played fantastically well this week and proved they can play any position. Another set of fantastic results girls…What a good way to end an unbeaten year!
A big thank you too all the supporters and all the girls for playing and supporting. HC