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Mersea winners & runners up in Lexden Cup Year 5/6

posted Dec 8, 2017, 11:47 AM by S Meanley   [ updated Dec 8, 2017, 12:12 PM ]

Mersea Island School secured not only the winners position in the three round Lexden Cup competition but also the Runners Up position with the B team.

Mersea A: consisting of Henry, George, Amelie and Ruby again took full marks in their final match of the season to put them in the playoff for first and second place with Mersea B team.

Mersea B team: Aidan, Harrison, Charlotte, Angel and Beatrice also won their final match to reach the 1st/2nd play off with Mersea A. 

Both teams fought hard, but Mersea A were too strong and won 44-10 in the final show down to take home the trophy.

Final standings:
  1. Mersea A           264
  2. Mersea B           224
  3. Tiptree                199
  4. Stanway A          158
  5. Stanway B          148
  6. Langenhoe A      116
  7. Langenhoe B      104
Charlotte also won an unexpected surprise of a training bursary to train at Lexden Squash & Racket Club for an entire term from the New Year to Easter on a Saturday morning, a prize well worth winning.

Team Mersea have grown in strength for the last four years and are current:
  • Year 5/6 Lexden Cup holders and runners up
  • Year 3/4 Lexden Cup holders and runners up 
  • Year 5 Essex School Games championship holders
This win earns Mersea the chance to compete in the 2018 Essex School Games to be held in January.
Well done to you all.
Well done to you all.