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Team Leicestershire badminton keeps trophies close

Posted: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 09:04

Team Leicestershire badminton keeps trophies close

Four finals in quick succession saw four schools pick up Team Leicestershire's victory in the badminton.

Held at Babington Community College, KS3 and KS4 teams battled it out for the opportunity to represent Leicestershire at the regional finals. The four nights produced victories for Loughborough High, Newbridge, King Edward and Ashby School. That meant that North West Leicestershire were well represented with a hat-trick of victories, with Loughborough High doing their bit on behalf of Charnwood.

The standard was high throughout, with closely fought battles inching victory either way. There were stand out performances though, with King Edward winning every match 5-0 on their way to KS4 Girls glory.

The full list of results reads:

Results – Key Stage 3 Girls

Winners ~ Loughborough High School
2nd Place ~ Newbridge High School
3rd Place ~ Humphrey Perkins School
4th Place ~ Wigston Academy
5th Place ~ Hinckley Academy
6th Place ~ Rushey Mead Academy
7th Place ~ The Kibworth School
8th Place ~ New College Leicester
9th Place ~ John Ferneley College
10th Place ~ Uppingham Community College

Results – Key Stage 3 Boys

Winners ~ Newbridge High School
2nd Place ~ Manor High School
3rd Place= ~ Babington CC
3rd Place= ~ Crown Hills CC
5th Place ~ Humphrey Perkins School
6th Place ~ Catmose College
7th Place ~ Leicester Grammar School
8th Place= ~ Market Bosworth School
8th Place= ~ Belvoir High School

Results – Key Stage 3 Girls

Winners ~ King Edward VII College
2nd Place ~ Leicester High School
3rd Place ~ Beauchamp College
4th Place ~ The Kibworth School
5th Place= ~ Sir Jonathan North
6th Place= ~ De Lisle Academy
7th Place= ~ Humphrey Perkins School
8th Place= ~ Groby Brookvale

Results – Key Stage 4 Boys

Winners ~ Ashby School
2nd Place ~ Babington CC
3rd Place ~ Beauchamp College
4th Place ~ The Martin High School
5th Place ~ Robert Smyth
6th Place ~ Soar Valley
7th Place ~ Belvoir High
8th Place ~ Market Bosworth

Team Leicestershire is the umbrella Association for all traditional competitive school sport in secondary schools across Leicestershire, Leicester City and Rutland.

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