Last 8 Place for Ashcombe Under 18 team
2-0 Victories over Cardiff 25-12, 25-12 and Wessex 25-23, 25-11 mean that the Ashcombe Dorking Under 18 team have made it through to the Volleyball England Last 8 competition on Sunday 4th March in Kettering. In their first match Ashcombe lost to Beach Academy 25-23, 30-28 showing the progress the squad have made since last seasons junior competitions. Captained by Brandi Head the Ashcombe squad of Meena Adi, Amy Antonio, Gillian Quinn, Andrea Antonio, Courtney Head, Leah Blight, Ellie Kim and Dasha Zavyalova were dominant in serve and attack. Passing improved throughout the competition enabling Brandi to set all zones with confidence. Coaches Freda Bussey and Cat Machado were very pleased with the team’s performance and look forward to the Last 8 competition and continued improvement of the squad.