Izzy Popiolek selected for the England Junior Volleyball Team

Izzy has had a fantastic few months with some great sporting achievements over the Summer. The highlight of course being her selection into the England Junior Team. You can see Izzy’s achievements below:

May 2016
– Indoor Volleyball – Represented London at u14 level in the Inter-Regional competition. The side lost in the final.
– Beach Volleyball – Training Camp in Croyde, Devon with the England Junior Women’s Squad

June 2016
– Indoor Volleyball – Represented Barnet at u18 level in the London Youth Games. Eliminated at the Group Stage.
– Beach Volleyball – Attended Training Camp in Naples with her club team Polonia Academy
– Beach Volleyball – Entered her first Junior Volleyball England Beach Tour event at Great Yarmouth with club-mate Jasmine Bigaouette. Quarter Finalists.

July 2016
– Beach Volleyball – British Open Championship at u16 level at Sandbanks with Sterling O’Neil. Semi Finalists.
– Beach Volleyball – Senior Volleyball England Beach Tour event at Skegness with Jasmine Bigaouette. Eliminated at Group Stage
– Beach Volleyball – Junior Volleyball England Beach Tour event at Skegness with Jasmine Bigaouette. Semi-finalists
– Indoor Volleyball – England Cadet Selection Camp in Kettering

August 2016
– Indoor Volleyball – First International Selection for the England Junior Women’s Team to play in the Sainsbury’s School Games 2016 1st-4th September against Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Congratulations to Izzy for a fantastic summer, the GLL Sport Foundation are proud to be supporting her and wish her the best of luck for the rest of the year.