Under 16 team take a set in Guildford contest


Ashcombe Under 16 squad took on Guildford Mistral, playing as ACDC 2 in the Surrey Womens League on Thursday 8th February and surprised the visitors by taking the first set 25-17. Strong serving by Paula Sanchez, Emilia Vakeva-Baird and Brandi Head gave Ashcombe a strong lead and confident passing by Lucia Sanchez, Gillian Quinn and Dasha Zavyalova meant setter Brandi Head could set all zones and put Guildford under pressure at the net. Setter Head linked with both middle attackers: Paula Sanchez and  Emilia Vakeva-Baird, opening up the middle of the net for Ashcombe. Coaches Jean-Max Sourmarie and Freda Bussey played a squad of 12 and all players had some time on court: Agata Rychlik, Tatiana Sourmarie, Fernanda Joao, Hattie Breaden, Francesca Lovesey and Abbey Head completed the team.