School Sport: Felsted boys secure national finals spot

Felsted's under-14 boys are through to the national hockey finals

Felsted's under-14 boys are through to the national hockey finals - Credit: Archant

Felsted School’s under-14 boys’ hockey team are through to the national finals at Lee Valley, after being crowned East region champions.

They started their week with a rescheduled preliminary round, winning all three of their matches.

They beat Framlingham (4-0), Haberdashers (3-0) and Gresham’s (3-0) to cruise through to finals day.

And a win over The Perse (3-0) put them in a strong position going into their last game against Norwich.

A nailbiting 3-2 win saw them book a trip to the Olympic Park and coach Nick Phillips said: “The boys have impressed throughout the competition so far and their effort and attitude can’t be faulted.


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“They have remained calm at pivotal moments in the close games and have been rewarded for their efforts.

“This is an achievement they should be very proud of and I hope they relish the opportunity to compete at a national level.”

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