U15 Richmond Volleyball Boys have qualified for the u15 National Finals for the first time in history after stunning much fancied Wessex and Academy of Beach at the National South Divisional Finals held at Reading.
From six teams, they made it through the South Divisional Finals held at Reading by drawing with Wessex (1-1), and then winning against Beth Grammar School (2-0) progressing to the Semi-Finals. Richmond then won against Academy of Beach Sports (2-0) to go to the final match against Ernest Bevin. Although the final match was a drew (1-1) both top 2 teams went through to the U15 National Finals.
They will now meet the top two teams from Central and Northern Divisional rounds in the U15 National Finals (last 6’s) to be held at the National Volleyball Centre, Kettering on Saturday 18th May.
Group A Positions:
(1st) Richmond VB (London)
(2nd) Wessex (Dorset)
(3rd) Beth’s Grammar School (London)
Group B Positions:
(1st) Ernest Bevin (London)
(2nd) Academy of Beach Sports (Devon)
(3rd) Newbury VC (Berkshire)
Richmond VB v Beach Academy (2-0)
Wessex VC v Ernest Bevin (2-0)
Qualified to National Finals
Ernest Bevin v Richmond VB (1-1)