May 11, 2011
Highbridge volleyball players selected for south west squad
group of young volleyball players from Highbridge has represented
the south west during a series of regional matches.
a full season of training, five players from King Alfreds
School Volleyball Club were selected for the South West Under
14 Regional squad.
squad was made up of girls selected from Devon, Dorset, Gloucester,
Bristol, Wiltshire and Somerset.
Highbridge school's girls who were selected were Rachael Butler,
Emily Bailey, Lucy Cox, Ruby Barrett and Luisa Vunipola (pictured).
travelled to Kettering earlier this month where they played against
teams from across the country. One of the teams narrowly lost
to London for a place in the semi-finals who went on to win the
"Particular mention should be made of Emily (Year 8), who
has yet another year to qualify for this age group and Luisa (Year
7), who has a further two years in this age group. The three year
9s will move up to the Under 16 squad next season," a school
spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
Butler, Emily Bailey, Lucy Cox, Ruby Barrett and Luisa Vunipola