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West Park girls do themselves proud representing the North
1:07pm Thursday 19th September 2013 in Sport
Last weekend four talented young ladies from the successful West Park U18s side represented the North of England rugby union team as part in a divisional seven a side competition involving national teams from Wales, Scotland, Ireland and the four divisions of England ( The North, Midlands, South West and the South East ).
This National School Games competition was held in Sheffield and is a prestigious competition for elite athletes for all sporting disciplines which feature in the Olympics. Rugby will is one of these disciplines as this is introduced for the first time into the Olympics 2015.
The local ladies involved were, Sally Stott, Emma McCartney, Holly Aitchison and Rachael Woosey, and despite losing their match in Bowl final to the Midlands, they nonetheless represented their Club, County and Division with pride and considerable excellence .