Double success in League and Cup for women's basketball team
The Havering Sixth Form College women’s basketball team were jumping for joy following a double success in the League and Cup in two successive weeks.
On the first day back after the Christmas break, a depleted squad travelled to Leyton Sixth Form College for a top of the table league fixture and performed magnificently to win 44 points to 41 points to go clear at the top of the London Region Table.
The following week a full squad travelled down to Barton Peverill College near Southampton for a last 16 clash in the Colleges National Cup. A strong performance meant that HSFC were always ahead and finished well to win by 62 points to 32 points with all the squad making a contribution.
The team now travels to Coplestone High School, Ipswich, on Wednesday 1st February, for the quarter final.
The basketball squad are: Sharon Idehen, Precious Anekwe, Yasmin Chekour, Deborah Williams, Naa Torshie Tortaedtech, Marion Sumonu, Mauteen Wusu, Ayaan Yusuf and Nof Al-Temimi.