Double promotion joy for Littleport Lions

Littleport Lions korfball squads.

Littleport Lions korfball squads. - Credit: Archant

Korfball Littleport Lions won promotion back to the top tier of the Cambridgeshire Korfball League after being crowned Division 2 champions.

Lions I finished the season with a 21-5 win against Cambridge University I, ensuring they finished ahead of Ely Vikings II on goal difference.

Tom Brennand, Sara Neaves and Ryan Middleton top scored for Lions, with four goals apiece in the season-ending fixture.

Meanwhile, Lions’ second team won promotion from Division 3. In their final match, they beat Phoenix IV by 17 goals to two. Sara Neaves scored five and Anita Rakauskaite scored four 4 as Lions II finished four points clear of their nearest rivals.