School sport: Balby are national treasures!

Balby Carr Girls team won the ESFA championship. Picture: Andrew Roe
Balby Carr Girls team won the ESFA championship. Picture: Andrew Roe

Balby Carr’s academy girls football team have been crowned English Schools FA champions.

Goals from Ellie Chandler and Chloe Dixon settled the tie at the Keepmoat Stadium in a 2-0 win over Colchester’s Thurstable School.

Balby’s boys have also established themselves as eighth best footballing school side in the country.

For a picture special and all the reaction to the achievements, see this week’s Doncaster Free Press.

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