Northfield Students Excel at Tees Valley Boccia Competition

Northfield School was represented by 10 year 7, 8 and 9 students today at the Tees Valley Boccia competition held at marsh house avenue sports centre. Boccia is a team sport and is a form of seated bowling. Students were in teams of 3 or 4 and split into 5 pools competing against 34 other teams.

Lily, Jade and Kai were placed third in their pool. Christopher, Alfie, Brendon and Joshua were placed second in their pool. Grace, Maddie and Katy were first in their pool and went forward to the semi finals where they were placed third overall and winning the bronze medal. They will now go on to the regional championships that will take place later in the year in Gateshead.