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3 out of 4 Inter County Mersea-girl captains

posted Oct 14, 2017, 11:51 AM by S Meanley   [ updated Oct 14, 2017, 11:51 AM ]

A massive 41.67% of the girls Inter County Under 13 & 15 teams at this year's England Squash Inter County event were, or are, Mersea Island School girls.

Three of the four teams (75%) playing for Essex today (World Squash Day 2017) had Mersea Girls as captains.

The girls under 13B team, playing at Middlesex Cumberland Lawn Tennis Club, captained by Amelie B (current year 6) with Felicity H (current year 7) in 3rd seed, the team taking runner up spot overall with some great performances, ahead of Middlesex, Bucks and Surrey with only Kent seeing them off today.

The girls under 13A team, playing at Colchester Garrison, captained by Lara N (current year 8), the girls winning every match and only dropping 1 game the whole day to progress as leaders into round 2 in November. 

The girls under 15 team, playing at Connaught in Chingford, captained by Olivia B (current year 9), Daisy N (current year 10) on this team won all her matches against Norfolk, Middlesex and Bucks, with the team finishing 3rd overall.