Year 8 student selected for the GB U16s Softball Team!
Earlier this year, Megan Longman in Year 8 was selected for the Great Britain Softball Fast Pitch U16s girls' team. They recently competed in Vancouver, Canada and Megan was chosen to speak on behalf of all the players in the opening ceremony. The GB U16s Softball Team will now go on to compete in the European Championships in Croatia (over the summer).
Megan has only been playing softball for three years and trains at Farnham Park Baseball and Softball Club. She also plays for the school softball club which trains on Friday lunchtimes. This term the Year 7 squad competed in the Girls' School Games at Farnham Park - Baseball and Softball venue against three other schools over the three-week series. In their first ever softball tournament, they won three of their games and lost only one!
To watch Megan take the Athletes' Oath at the Opening Ceremony in Vancouver click here!