Ark Alexandra through to round 7 of the English School’s National Cup.

The Year 11 Ark Alexandra Academy football team won through to round 7 of the English School’s National Cup on Friday. AAA beat All Hallows 8-7 on penalties with the scores level at 1-1 after extra time.

There are now 16 teams left in the competition, with over 600 schools having entered. This is an amazing achievement, the team have beaten Uplands - Wadhurst, Oakwood Park - Maidstone, Forest School – Horsham and George Abbot School - Guildford en route to the latest match against last year’s national cup runners up, All Hallows Catholic School – Farnham.