27th March 2017

Girls' under-18 competition: Wolves and Cannock secure final places

Warrington Wolves and Olympia Cannock booked their place in the finals of the girls’ under-18 competition.  

Wolves, back to full strength after injuries, beat Peninsula 22-18 in the final Super-4 matches. Abi Savirmutto was the star of the show for Wolves with 11 goals.  

In the second game Cannock ended Hackney GD's unbeaten run as they beat the London side 16-15 in an end to end game. Olivia Gonsalves impressed with seven goals. 

In the first play-off match Wolves beat fancied GD 20-16  Wolves were always in control with a strong defensive game.  

The final should be a close encouter with the two teams drawing 5-5 in the group stages.

Cannock beat Peninsula 30-17 in the other play-off with Gonsalves with Gonsalves and Athalia Ibanga both bagging eight goals.   

Poole girls won the championship with Stroud and Somerset unfortunately unable to raise a team. 

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