Hockey: Evesham & Badsey youngsters receive call-ups

Evesham & Badsey Hockey Club’s production line of talented youngsters continues to grow with further regional call-ups in recent weeks

Michael MacLeod, 15, played for Worcestershire County last season and this year has been selected to progress into the South Midlands under-17’s Regional Squad. Thomas Clifford, 14, has followed in MacLeod’s footsteps by linking up with South Midlands under-15s

In addition, the club has seen no fewer than nine new players step up to the Worcestershire County Academy this season.

THE NEXT GENERATION: Luke Atkins and Patrick Atkins

Caitlyn Clarke, Zoe Miller, Naomi Marsden, Charlie Priestley, Patrick Atkins, Luke Atkins, Harvey Sagar, Jayke Brain and Ben Robinson have all been picked, much to the club’s delight.

Junior training takes place every Sunday morning at The DeMontfort School, Evesham, from 9am. Senior training is on Wednesdays from 7pm.

Those interested in joining are encouraged to visit in person to speak to one of the coaches or call a member of the committee whose details can be found on the club’s website: www.eveshamandbadseyhockey.club