- National Teams
Myerscough & Charnwood finished second and third respectively in the men’s and women’s competitions at the International Schools Federation (ISF) World 3×3 Championships in Estonia this weekend.
Both teams were officially representing England in the international tournament.
Myerscough fell to Slovenia 17-21 in the final, having defeated Czech Republic 11-9 in the semi, and taking down hosts Estonia 15-11 in the quarter finals.
Myerscough lose out to seriously talented Slovenia in the Championship game.. pic.twitter.com/5rNekFgoES
— Myerscough BBALL (@My_bball) June 19, 2016
Meanwhile, Charnwood were knocked out by Slovakia 10-15 in the semi-final, before bouncing back to record an 18-13 win over Czech Republic to claim third place.
“The girls did amazing,” Charnwood Head Coach Krumesh Patel tweeted after the game.
“Really appreciate all the support thank you!”
— Krumesh Patel (@KrumeshPatel) June 19, 2016
The girls dominated Portugal 16-5 in the quarter finals, after going undefeated at 5-0 in the group stages with wins over Latvia, France, Estonia, Hungary and China. Charnwood finished the tournament 7-1.