Netball success for Lulu

13 September 2019
Netball success for Lulu

Congratulations to Lulu Pankhurst (Fourth Form), who has been selected for the next stage of the U17 London Pulse Netball High Performance Hub trials.  This is a great achievement as she was competing against 400 athletes. London Pulse is a Super League team and the High Performance Hubs are the first step towards playing top-flight netball in the UK.  We wish Lulu the best of luck for her next trial, which takes place in the new year.

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