BADMINTON: Warwickshire Schools U11s

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Warwickshire Schools Badminton Under 11 county squad competed in the second leg of the North Midway Badminton League Primary, after coming top of the leader board of the first leg played in October 2012.

Throughout it was a hard fought battle against Lancashire, Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Yorkshire 1 and 2 and Cheshire. Both Cheshire and Warwickshire were undefeated coming into the final match.

The Warwickshire squad all rose to the occasion with the outcome being a 5-5 draw in games, a mirrored result from the first leg. The final result was again on points countback Warwickshire winning by 22. This was all the more satisfying for the team as this was a first time win of this League for Warwickshire. The players played to a high level and showed great sportsmanship supporting each other throughout. Their conduct was exemplary and were a credit to the County.

Pictured (left to right back row) are: Itmam Al Jamal, Mason Harris; Nathan Moore, Ewan Stephen, Ben Hillyard: (Front row): Emily Chan, Michelle Sum; Chloe Hunt; Victoria Liang; Kiara Henry.