Table Tennis scholars from Grantham’s Charles Read Academy will represent their region during national finals

Two table tennis scholars from Grantham’s Charles Read Academy, part of the David Ross Education Trust, will compete at the 2017 School Games finals over the weekend. 


Talented table tennis athletes, Darcie Proud and Mollie Patterson, will represent the Midlands table tennis squad during the competition, which will be held at Loughborough University.


The School Games is a multi-sport event that provides a platform for the UK’s most elite young athletes to thrive and perform at the highest of levels.


Darcie has recently returned from the Safir International Table Tennis Tournament, where she celebrated her best win against Swedish International player Erika Font. She is currently ranked at number 4 in England’s U15 girls team and is an England cadet.


Mollie, who will join the Charles Read Table Tennis Performance Centre in September, is currently ranked at number 4 in England’s U18 girls team.


More information on the event can be found on Table Tennis England’s website. All games will be streamed live from Friday 1st September via The School Games Final’s website.