PETROC Netball Academy girls won the U19 County Schools Tournament on Saturday.

The team will now represent Devon in the U19 Regional Schools Tournament, which is being held in Bournemouth on January 22.

Petroc started with impressive wins over Kingsbridge 17-3, Plymstock 17-3 and Kings College 18-5 before losing their final group match against. Exeter College 9-10.

Despite this loss they went through to the semi-finals as runners up in their group and played Colyton, who they defeated convincingly 17-8. In the final they met local rivals West Buckland School for an all North Devon contest.

Petroc took control from the outset and went on to win 17-3.