b'98U16 Girls Squad Things didnt fall in KHs favour with Temple CarrigSquad: Glory Uzomefuna, Rebecca Powell, Sophie Myers, Ana hitting a buzzer beater to win by a point. The teamBernados Primo, Ruby Lyons, Lara Greene, Sophia Fox, Indigo The U16 girls kicked off their season in mid- showed excellent strength throughout their seasonDoolin, Zoe Bolton, Temi Bello, Wemi Kadeba, Evie Eustace, September with an away match against Old Bawnand will be a team to watch next year. Lucy OConnor, Tallulah Doolin.Community School. With only a couple of trainingSquad: Emma Erlemeier, Sarah Kazmi, Oluchi Osakwe,F1 Purple Teamsessions under their belts and some new additionsSophie Rice, Bobbi Beattie, Kate Bagnall, Poppy Fitzpatrick, to the team the KH girls were able to overcome theirDua Arain, Alejandra Mejino Lordan, Antonia Shodiya,Squad: Caera Welsh, Erica Barry, Beibhinn ODowd, Paola opponents by a single point to take home their firstAntoinette Shodiya, Sophie Myers, Sophie Agar, ChinonyePerea Gallego, Gracie Gilmartin, Katie Sanderson, Ornagh Fee, Charlotte Reast, Alanna McIlreavy, Hannah Murray-Finnegan, win of the season.Okwara, Alex ORourke, Allie Reynolds. Jimena Reques Tovar, Laraib Qureshi, Jessica Stuart, Alannah Sheedy, Freya Mangan, Isabelle McElvaney-Groom, Ava F2 Purple TeamMcKenna, Petra OToole, Annabel Ojo, Simone Tuthill.Squad: Cassandra Bowas, Martina Lpez, Tessa Sherlock, Isabella Moody, Rameen Jafri, Sara Rodrguez, Lucie Glynn,F1 Pink TeamLucy Clarke, Erin Fealy, Emma Walker, Kene Ekwegbalu,Our 1st Year girls teams had been training hard Ridanoor Saad, Simran Pathak, Clodagh Gaffney, Isabelladuring the Michaelmas term in anticipation of the McKeen.League beginning after Christmas. With plenty of F2 Pink Team training and many new skills under their belts the We saw a huge number of players return for theirForm 1 ladies set out with excitement. Our Purple second year and for the first time we had two squadsteam played some tough matches to start off their in Form 2. Our Purple team showed their strengthseason and unfortunately with a small number of and resilience through some hard fought battles.teams in their League ended their season with some The highlight of their season was a win over Tallaghtclose games but no wins.Community School, proving just how much theseThe Pink team came up against two tough opponents The ladies faced a strong Kishoge side in ladies have improved over the year. for their first matches and couldnt overcome the their next match. They showed perseverance The Pink team came into the season ready to makemore experienced teams. For many of the KH and teamwork and never gave up but it wasntup for their heart-breaking semi-final defeat the yearladies who havent played basketball before the enough to come out on top. Undeterred by theirbefore. The girls hit the ground running with fourwins started coming with a victory over local rivals previous loss, the following week the team were consecutive wins and none of the games causingKishoge Community College. They finished out the away to Holy Family Community School and eventoo much upset for our team. They came up againstseason with a massive 38 - 8 win over Holy Family with a depleted squad they came back with aSancta Maria in the quarter final and this gameCommunity School proving just how far these ladies vengeance winning 32-15. The final game of theproved to be a much tougher match for the girls. Theyhave come. They are certainly a team to watch for season was a nail-biter against Temple Carrigfought until the end and came out winners 30-26. Thenext year. at home. In front of a packed hall theteam was all set for their semi-final against Mt AnvilleSquad: Gabriela Akaragwe, Kate Devitt, Sheena Flanagan, ladies fought for every score with bothon Friday the 13th March, determined not to letMya Kilmartin, Alison OConnor, Jimena Perea, Lauren Powell, teams being neck and neck righthistory repeat itself. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19Zoe Rossiter, Sophia Sinclair, Emily Wiseman, Kate Wiseman, up until the final seconds.schools were closed the day before this match wasAbigail Martin, Rebecca Goode, Alice Nicholson.due to take place, meaning that these ladies have unfinished business for next year.'