Under 18 Success
Ashcombe had a first round trip in Southampton against Leaf Academy and Team Southampton on Saturday 10th October in the National Under 18 competition 2015-16. Playing without Katy Begley, who was selected for England training prior to International matches, Ashcombe coach moved Ailsa McDonald to a new role as a middle attacker and blocker. The whole team played with control and skill and beat Leaf Academy 2 [25-11, 25-11] and followed with a victory over Team Southampton [25-9, 25-9]. Team: Rachel Higgins [captain], Maddy Nutt, Lydia Goodwin, Freya McDonald, Edie Adams, Ailsa McDonald, Pam Munsing and Issy Russell. The next round is on 14th November in Tooting, London.