The Year 9 Academy Boys Football Team played a series of three matches recently at Langley Park and performed brilliantly in heavy rain and wind!
In their first match the team were victorious against Claydon High School. This match finshed 4-1 with the first goal coming within the first 10 seconds! They played some great football but also showed a lot of determination and commitment against a side who have beaten them in the past.
We were able to field different players in the second match against Coppleston High School. The Academy side finished with a 2-0 victory in a very close and hard fought match, with many chances at either end.
In the third and final game against Farlingaye High School, the team had to come from behind twice to eventually earn a draw with the last kick of the game.
The team was an absolute credit to the Academy and we were very proud of them all. The Year 9 squad included: