Dean Close U18 girls are County Champions. The tournament, played at home, consisted of four teams in a round-robin event. The first match was against Cheltenham Ladies’ College and after a good start the girls took the lead through Danielle Gibson. As the match progressed, Dean Close became more dominant and scored three more goals to win 4-0. The second match was against Pate’s Grammar School where Dean Close were on top of things from the start, with Judy Richards controlling the midfield and Danielle Gibson threatening up front, running out 4-0 winners. In the final match, against Cheltenham College, the girls demonstrated their skills and strength from start to finish with the whole team working hard to keep control of the match. Eva Huelsman marshalled the defence well and the midfield of Jess Thomas, Carlotta Hackbath and Judy Richards helped the side to a 2-0 win and the County Cup.