Football success keeps on coming for Fleetville School with another Wix Cup triumph

Fleetville School boys won the Wix Cup seven-a-side tournament for the fourth time in three years.

Fleetville School boys won the Wix Cup seven-a-side tournament for the fourth time in three years. - Credit: Archant

Fleetville School’s success on the football pitch shows no signs of slowing up as their boys’ A team secured the Wix County Cup – their fourth win in three years.

Played at Colney Heath FC, the school battled through a group stage, gaining a draw with St Mary’s before beating St Edmund’s.

That set-up a semi-final with St Ippolyts and a 1-0 win took them to the final where Royston-based Greneway School waited.

And the final lived up to the occasion as the sides slugged it out to a 2-2 draw.

It meant a penalty shoot-out was needed and Jayan Pisharody, who scored both goals in normal time, Tom Bladen and Bertie Postema were all on target from the spot.

But it was a great save from Ben Soll which finally secured the victory.

Fleetville: Ben Soll, Joshua Toop, Oscar Noble (C), Tom Bladen, Harris Young, Bertie Postema, Jayan Pisharody, Oli Jay, Lucas Berry, Sam Estell