Ryedale School Year 11 Basketball team won the North Yorkshire County Championships held at York College on Monday. The team qualified for the event by winning the Scarborough and District tournament earlier in the season.
The County tournament brings together the winners from the York, Scarborough and Harrogate areas. The winner taking the accolade of being the best team in North Yorkshire.
Ryedale played Bootham in the first game and won convincingly 36-11. The second game was against Boroughbridge who were the Harrogate champions, the first half was extremely close with both teams defending well. Ryedale took the lead and then pressed ahead to close out the game 23 – 17.
Many congratulations to the boys!