U19 Plate Final
The eagerly anticipated game against Berkhamsted began at a very high tempo. With Cheadle and Berkhamsted both keen to make a turn overs, all the girls on the court marked tightly and worked hard to maintain possession. After a closely contested first half it was Berkhamsted who were on top. Unfortunately in the third quarter Cheadle’s GD went down with a nasty ankle injury which ruled her out of the game.Â Cheadle girls rose the challenge bringing back a 10 goal deficit to gain a 1 goal lead during the final quarter. With the score drawing level, Cheadle going being the theme for the final quarter it was Berkhamsted who had the height advantage in their attacking circle and made some impressive turn overs in defence. However, Cheadle worked the ball down the court at speed and capitalised on several penalty turn overs. A highly contested game resulted in Cheadle winning 41-38.