On Wednesday 25th March Strode’s College Girls football team played Esher College in the National Association of College’s football Competition semi-final. Strode’s beat their local rivals convincingly 8 – 3 to progress on to the National final which will be held in Birmingham at the home of Sutton Coldfield United at the end of April.
The star player in the final was Lucy Cook who netted 6 goals for Strode’s and has netted the majority of goals throughout the campaign.
They now face New College Pontefract in the final, having already faced Welsh opposition in earlier rounds. The girls are looking forward to playing in a National Final which marks the biggest game of their lives.