Eight players from the North West are representing Great Britain at the European qualifiers starting tomorrow ( 8th May) in Istanbul, Turkey.
In April the Great Britain team went to the Slowianka Cup in Gorzow, Poland, to take on European rivals. They finished third in the competition after beating Belarus (12-6) and Czech Republic (14 -0) They lost out to strong teams, Ukraine (12 – 9) and Moldova (12 – 3). Read the full report here.
In the European qualifiers Great Britain are in Group C and will be taking on Russia (9th May), Bulgaria (10th May), Switzerland (10th May) and Turkey (11th May). Great Britain have to finish top two to qualify for the junior Europeans to be held in Malta between 8-15 September 2013.
The GBR team
- Dylan Green (GK) - North West
- Tom Grieve - North West
- Tom Whiting
- Jordan Elliot
- Sam Routledge (captain) - North West
- Andy Robinson - North West
- Lewis Daly - North West
- Lewis Jones
- James Salt - North West
- Will Rayson
- Joel Leighton
- Stephen Williams (GK) - North West
- Adam Toone - North West
Lancaster member Jill Trafford is the Team Manager.