London Borough of Barnet win Silver at London Youth Games…

The London Borough of Barnet won Silver at this season’s London Youth Games played at Crystal Palace Sports Centre after entering a team with Five (Barnet borough based) Watford Players in their side.

The five Watford players were Sabrina Radzik-Rahman, Farida Al Syaed, Zac Kovacs, Ryan Dennis & Arish Patel.

Zac was overall top individual goalscorer of the tournament with a fantastic haul of 33 goals, a brilliant achievement.

 

Barnet Water Polo Club - Silver Medalist's London Youth Games 2018

Barnet Water Polo Club – Silver Medalist’s London Youth Games 2018

London Borough of Barnet Water Polo Team – Silver Medalist’s London Youth Games 2018

14 London boroughs entered this year’s competition & Barnet were drawn in Grp C alongside Harrow, Hillingdon & Lewisham.

The team won all three of their group games beating Harrow 9-2. Hillingdon 8-1 & Lewisham 14-0.

Grp C - London Youth Games 2018

The eleven other boroughs were split into three Gourps as follows:

Grp A – Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham & Southwark

Grp B – Croydon, Enfield & Wandsworth

Grp D – Bromley, Ealing & Harringey

The top four teams in each group would progress into the semi-finals & the four teams to make the semi-finals alongside Barnet were Southwark, Croydon & Bromley.

Barnet made the final after beating Croydon in the semi-finals but faced Southwark who had won their three group games scoring 44 goals without conceding.

In a tense final Barnet just came up short and finished with Silver, it was a great effort by all players & coach Aram Eidipour.

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