Search

School Sport: Redden Court bounce back

07:49 23 January 2014

Redden Court

Redden Court's year nine boys basketball squad

Archant

Mixed fortunes for basketball boys

Redden Court’s year nine boys bounced back from defeat at St Bonaventures to beat St Edwards this week.

The Harold Wood pupils travelled to Newham for a London Youth Games fixture, which proved a well-contested clash.

But the home side’s experience proved too much in the end as they ran out 75-45 winners.

Teacher Anthony Henry said: “It’s a real tough place to go and unfortunately we fell a little short.”

Court followed that disappointment with victory over local rivals St Edwards the following night, however.

The two sides had met in the Havering Cup final for the past two years and Redden Court produced an excellent second period on their way to a 41-18 victory.

Captained by Jed Roofe and dominated by Dan Ogoro, the boys now wait to learn who their opponents will be in this year’s final.

Henry added: “Special mention must go to Enock Sagonile, Dan Parker and young Zaiyas Symonds who made his year nine debut.”

Squad: Jed Roofe, Dan Ogoro, Dan Parker, Dan Francis, Enock Sagonile, Charlie Haddon, James Sandon, Jack Duggins, Connor Hartwell, Stephen Banham-Scott, Zaiyas Symonds.

0 comments

Latest Sport Stories

Ashley Chambers of Dagenham & Redbridge is congratulated by Ayo Obileye and his team mates after scoring the second goal against Carlisle (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO)

Daggers defender will line up against his friend versus Bury

17:42
Alex Jakubiak, seen here during a loan spell with Watford earlier in the season, has joined the Daggers on a one month youth loan. Joe Giddens/PA

Alex Jakubiak completes Dagenham & Redbridge’s late triple swoop into the loan market.

17:00
Coopers Coborn's under-14, under-16 and under-19 netball squads are all through to the regional finals for the first time

Upminster school voted best Co-Ed for sport

Portsmouth's Patrick Agyemang (centre) playing against Dagenham & Redbridge in their 1-0 Boxing Day win last season at Fratton Park. Pic: Clive Gee/PA

Nathan Green also departs on loan to Conference South side

Most read sport

WW100

Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.

News from your area

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Romford Recorder e-edition today E-edition

The judge reckons the PC did not have enough wit to invent the story.

There’s been a rise in the number of fresh shop-bought chickens contaminated with the bug since August.

Fellow writers Ian Rankin and Patricia Cornwell also paid tribute.

New responsibilities over income tax and welfare could be heading to Holyrood.