Netball club’s county awards

MEMBERS of High Peak Netball Club have been honoured at county level.

There members were also re-elected onto the County Management Board, at the Derbyshire AGM recently.

Collette Buckley was named Coach of the Year for her work at the club, the County Academy and the Satellite Academy.

Sue Danson received the Club Star, nominated by High Peak, for helping the club obtain the Bronze Club Mark (CAPs), and for her work with junior members. She also collected the Jean Staley Award for her work on the Derbyshire Netball website.

l A six-week course, run by High Peak Netball Club, commenced on Monday for children aged seven to nine at Buxton Community School Sports Hall. The course is aimed at introducing more youngsters to ball games.

The High 5 Club will recommence after half term, but in the meantime coaches hope to visit local primary schools to lead taster sessions.

The club for secondary school players (Year 7 to Year 10) begins this month on Tuesdays at the Community School Sports Hall, between 5pm and 7pm.