Merseyside Schools Wheelchair Basketball Tournament 2016

Tournament winners, Alt Bridge School

Tournament winners, Alt Bridge School

The first Merseyside Schools Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, involving forty children from four schools (Sandfield Park, Woodchurch High, Lansbury Bridge and Alt Bridge) took place at Greenbank Sports Academy on 28th November.

Tournament winners Alt Bridge A remained unbeaten throughout and beat Woodchurch High 6 vs 0.

Kerri O’Reilly, a member of staff from Alt Bridge said:

“The children have really enjoyed the competition and look forward to experiencing using the wheelchairs at future events.”

Organiser Steve Sullivan added:

“A big thank you to the students from Greenbank College and LJMU who helped the tournament to run so smoothly.”