On Thursday 5th March 2020, the girls’ football teams took part in the Year 5/6 competition at Chandlings Primary School, Abingdon.
Wantage entered 2 teams into the competition, for Wantage B team this was the first time they had played together in a competition.
The B team played their first match against Charlton and lost 3-0. In their match against Thomas Reade the team played much better and managed a draw. In their final match the team worked hard and won against Standford 1-0.
The A team played against Rush Common, Grove and Appleton in their round and won all three games without conceding a goal.
In the semi-final Wantage A played against Wantage B. The girls all enjoyed playing against each other however Wantage A won 3-0 and secured a place in the final.
In the final against Charlton, Wantage still undefeated won 3-0 and were crowned the winners of the competition.
Well done to both teams who will attend the Oxfordshire School Games. Wantage A will play for the Cup and Wantage B for the shield. Good luck to both teams.