Korfball: Lions roar to four victories
Littleport Lions brought an excellent season to a wining end with all four teams enjoying victories in their last games. In a fast and furious game, four goals from captain Alex Andrews helped Lions secure third place in Cambridgeshire Korfball Associat
Littleport Lions brought an excellent season to a wining end with all four teams enjoying victories in their last games.
In a fast and furious game, four goals from captain Alex Andrews helped Lions secure third place in Cambridgeshire Korfball Association Division One with an excellent 8-7 win over Tigers III.
Lions II continued the good work with a 9-7 victory over Phoenix II to secure an excellent second place in a very competitive Division Two.
The developmental IV team continued the trend with a 8-4 victory over Tigers IV including a rare outing, and two goals, from team coach
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Season plaudits, however, must go to Lions III. Led expertly by captain Andrew Sills, they defeated Cambridge City IV 7-6 to complete their undefeated season with record of played 15, won 14 with one draw.
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- 2 Fire destroys family bungalow in the Fens
- 3 Triple judo Olympic champion to give masterclass for Ely Dojo
- 4 G's to help save Christmas for poultry industry
- 5 HGV driver courses set up to help meet critical shortages
- 6 New Ely cinema, royal visit, Welney gets a hall and Thomas a new car
- 7 Yellow weather warning issued for Cambridgeshire
- 8 High-flying 'humble' gymnast, 9, top of the tree on county debut
- 9 Motion calls for community housing review in four villages
- 10 Seven men jailed for stealing bikes worth £70k
Lions III will be crowned Division Three champions and be promoted to Division Two for next season.
Korfball continues throughout the summer with numerous outdoor tournaments both at home and abroad. The Lions tournament will be at the Littleport Leisure Centre on the May 28 and 29.
For more information on this exciting and social team sport please contact team coach Lee Matthews on 01353 648568.