Three girls from Ribble Valley Netball Club have been successful in gaining a place in the North West Regional Academy Squad.
After trials over two weekends, Meg Whitehead,Emma Layfield and Niamh Kay managed to get the recognition they deserved and have been given places in the academy.
The academy is considered as one of the best in England, with many of the present England players having gone through the system.
The Ribble Valley girls have already attended some academy training sessions and impressed the coaches with their willingness to learn and the hard work they have put in
From left, Meg Whitehead, Emma Layfield and Niamh Kay are pictured (s).