National Cadet League
Following on from a strong representation in the 2017/18 National Cadet League and taking the Silver award last year, with the introduction of 2 new players we believe the team can achieve a good performance for 2018/19.
A number of players have moved on into higher age groups and the loss of our top player to the England squad, we have everything to go for this year, we have a strong squad representing Sanford Cadets.
NATIONAL CADET LEAGUE NEWS
NATIONAL CADET LEAGUE DATES ANNOUNCED
OCT 24, 2017
The dates have been set for National Cadet league being held at Deer's Park School Cirencester.
Day 1 - Sunday 4th November
Day 2 - Sunday 2nd December
Day 3 - Sunday 13th of January
Day 4 - Sunday 24th March
Teams who are participating are as follows:
Cirencester A and B
Evesham A and B
Nailsworth A and B
Cleeve and Claversham
Banbury A and B
Cheltenham A and B
SANFORD NATIONAL CADETS GET OFF IN STYLE
Sanford Cadets got off their 2018/19 campaign in great style beating Cheltenham A 5-4 Hayate winning all of his games and Tom Fletcher and Adam Reeves playing for first time getting their first win under their belt.
Next up was Evesham B Sanford were to strong coming out 9-0 winners All players winning all of their matches.
We played a strong Cleeve & Claversham side who were in the top flight last year but all players fought hard and most of games went to a decider, getting pipped on the net and edges. losing 8-1 this was frustrating for players.
All in it was a good start for the team and it was played in a good spirit with teams complimenting one another.
Well done everyone
Roll on Day 2
Sanford National Cadet continued there success On Day 2 beating Banbury 'B' 9-0; Nailsworth 'B' 9-0;
Cirencester 'A' 7-2 but lost to the favourites SGS 8-1.
Tom and Adam both winning 66% of their games and going close in the games they both lost. Hayate winning 83% of his games also going close too the matches he lost.
It was a excellent all round performance of ALL the players.
This will surely promote the team to the top Division on Day 3 which is scheduled on 13th Sunday January 2019.
Well done everyone excellent all round team performance
Thank you for ALL of the parents support too.
SANFORD NATIONAL CADET STAND FIRM AGAINST THE BEST IN THE TOP DIVISION
Sanford National Cadet team competed on Sunday at Deer's Park Cirencester on Day 3 and were not whelmed playing in the Top Division.
The team started with a 5-4 win against Cheltenham A then they played the favourites SGS but lost 2-7 on Day 2 lost 8-1 which was a better result.We then beat CLeeve and Caversham 5-4 who we lost to 8-1 on Day 2.
This was tremendous performance by the team it was all down to the final match and Tom Fletcher rose to the occasion and played their No 1 seed Oliver H who had a average of 91.7% this was a pulsating five setter and Tom came out of top which gave Sanford the win.
The final match was against Nailsworth Phoenix A who had a top 100 National Cadet player who was too good on the day, but the players enjoyed playing against this team, the players lost 7-2.
The players and family supported one another throughout the day and the players cannot wait for Day 4 on the 24th of March.
Well done everybody and a special thanks you to the organisers to make it happen.
Sanford National Cadet team finished the final day off in style , beating Banbury A 7-2;
Evesham A 9-0; and BJJC 8-1.
A tremendous all round performance from the players finishing in the top three which is one of best results recorded for the Sanford National Cadet Team. What was so pleasing was seeing the determination of players and the support they gave each another.
Finally Congratulations to all the teams who participated and special thanks to the parents for their on-going support. All that's left to say is roll on next Season