To Eastbourne schoolgirls have picked up gongs at the Sussex Women’s County Cricket Awards.
Matilda Collins and Izzie Atherton from Bede’s Prep, won most improved cricketer of the year for the U11 team and batting award for the U12s respectively.
Izzie was also part of the Bede’s boys team that won the U12 County Cup this year.
Bede’s Cricket coach Neil Lenham said, ‘’We are very proud of the achievements and awards presented to our pupils who work tremendously hard throughout the year. Girls cricket through both schools is growing in depth and strength.’’