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St Nicolas team claim five trophies

The Year 6 football team registered an impressive season winning a haul of awards

Liam Headd

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St Nicolas team claim five trophies

ST Nicolas Junior School in Newbury have enjoyed more success with their Year 6 football team recording an outstanding season in schools competition.

The squad have put together a remarkable run of 30 games unbeaten which has resulted in them winning a total of five competitions.

The awards include the NDPSFA McIlvride cup and the E.S.F.A National 7-a-side competition.

As a result of their success, the school team have recently represented Berkshire in the ESFA South-West finals involving 10 counties.

At the event being played at the Somerdale Pavilion in Keynsham, the boys reached the semi-final stage.

St Nicolas head-teacher, Mr Harvey said: “The exciting attacking style of the team coupled with inventive midfield play and a solid defensive foundation has made it a pleasure to watch them this season.

“Their eager approach to training, willingness to learn and wonderful team spirit has all contributed to this brilliant success story.” He added.

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