Former Court Fields student George Hooper (19), has received national recognition for his work at Wellington
cricket club. Another ex-Court Fields student James Bath was also nominated at the ECB/Sky Sports young coach of the year awards. George was recognised through the Somerset Cricket board as a young coach who has made an impact on local school and club cricket. george was presented with his award at Lord’s the home of the ECB.
Cricket coaching takes place at Court Fields on a Friday evening from January and is run by cricket development officer Simon Spalding and a team of coaches from Wellington Cricket Club.