Double sporting success for Ormiston Denes Academy in handball contests

Ormiston Denes Academy girls who triumphed in the annual North Suffolk School Sports U15 Handball co

Ormiston Denes Academy girls who triumphed in the annual North Suffolk School Sports U15 Handball competition. Picture: STUART ALDOUS - Credit: Archant

A Lowestoft high school is celebrating a top double.

Ormiston Denes Academy girls who triumphed in the annual North Suffolk School Sports U15 Handball co

Ormiston Denes Academy girls who triumphed in the annual North Suffolk School Sports U15 Handball competition. Picture: STUART ALDOUS - Credit: Archant

The annual north Suffolk school sports U15 handball competition was held yesterday (Tuesday) at Ormiston Denes Academy (ODA) – and it was the hosts who triumphed in both the boys and girls contests.

In the boys competition ODA started with a 7-0 win over the Benjamin Britten Music Academy, before the girls match between the two schools ended with a 3-2 win to ODA.

Pakefield High and BBMA girls then battled out a good draw before a tense penalty shoot out eventually saw Pakefield triumph.

It led to a Pakefield versus ODA play off in the girls competition – with the ODA captain scoring five goals to secure the championships for a second successive year.


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The boys event concluded with a Pakefield versus ODA final, which the hosts dominated - meaning both ODA teams go through to the county finals later this month.

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