First day back after half term and the year 9 basketball team had a fantastic result at the Area Tournament. Nidderdale were only beaten by the eventual winners Boroughbridge (who are currently in the national championships) but got a draw against Queen Ethelburgas and a comfortable win over St Aidans!! Highlight of the night Joe Webb scoring back to back 3 point shots against QE
Fantastic effort from the lads, and a well deserved result!
QE 20-20 Nidderdale
Nidderdale 17-5 St Aidans
Boroughbridge 28-12 Nidderdale
Wednesday night Wharefdale came over to Nidderdale. Year 8’s played first and came away with an 8-3 win. A great all round performance especially when players were performing out of position.
Year 7 then played an U12 team which challenged the girls to play to their best ability. After a hard start they came away with a 6 all draw.
15-7 win for year 9 girls. Great effort from Molly H for player of the match, she showed great leadership skills on court.
19- 5 win for year 7 girls. A fantastic win for a well deserving team.
On Tuesday the boys year 8 basketball team came close runners up in this years under 13 area tournament. It was a superb performance on the night, with the highlight being a last 20 second win against St Aidan’s!!!
The only team to be Nidderdale were the eventual winners Queen Ethelburgas. Results are below;
Nidd 11-10 St Aidans
QE 20-9 Nidd
Nidd 10-0 Boroughbridge
Fantastic achievement from the lads! Player(s) of the night Luke H, Benji W & Adam B