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Another great week for junior water polo in Grantham




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Grantham Water Polo Club juniors enjoyed yet another bumper week

Just under 40 Grantham players formed three teams to contest the second ASA Junior East Midland Tournament.

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As the dominant club in the region, Grantham fielded three teams of mixed ability players, enabling those less experienced in matchplay to benefit from the experience of the older players.

Teams from Hucknall, Nottingham and Hinckley played alongside the Grantham teams (A,B,C) in an afternoon of 15 matches.

The final results put Grantham in first, second and equal fourth places with their B, A and C teams respectively.

All three teams were grateful to junior coaches Rose Bitowt, Josh Peters and Naya Patel who led them throughout tournament.

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A Team from left, back – coach Josh Peters, Millie Stewart, Georgia Coyle, Harriet Underwood, Will Herring, Harry Fowler and Cameron Manderfield; front – Naomi Solomon, Hannah Underwood, Luke Griffin, Matthem Smith and Gareth Lee.

B Team from left, back – Krzysztof Fedorczuk, Cameron Chow, Jack Marshall, Lily Jackson, Evangeline Searle, Maddie Barnes, Beth McLoughlin, Jermaine Cann-Livingstone and Ethan Wood; front – Richard Earley, Amelia Peters and coach Rose Bitowt.

C Team from left, back – India Wilkinson, James Pearson, Tom Cotton, Katie Knott, Ewan Wilson, Ben Harvey, Lewis Farmer, Sam Murray and Naya Patel; front – Alex Barnett, Tazmin Brown and Laura Harvey.

+ Meanwhile, the King’s School under-14 boys’ team was in action in the preliminary round of the English Schools Competition.

Coach Dave Lord presided over three wins against Queen Elizabeth Boys school (4-0), Bedford Modern School (5-2) and Haberdashers and Aske (3-1), which earned the lads a place to compete for further qualification at the end of the month.

The King’s squad comprised Cameron Chow, Noah Clegg, William Seage, Thomas Cotton, Harry Fowler, Cameron Manderfield, Krzysztof Fedorczuk, Jack Marshall, Imran Esmail, Noah Cadby, Will Shennan and Tom Griffin.



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