Felsted School 1st XI hockey player Jessica Olorenshaw has been selected for the England U16 squad after she was spotted in the summer and put forward for try-outs.
Over the summer Jess was selected for the England futures cup, playing for the U15 Saxon Tigers team at Oakland’s College and was selected by the coach to captain the side. From this her talents for hockey were further recognised and she was selected to trial for the England U16 squad for which she successfully qualified.
Eleven Prep girls are members of the Essex or Hertfordshire Hockey Academies and six Senior girls currently play hockey for Essex at U17 level or below.
Hockey is a strong discipline at Felsted, coached by Welsh International Hockey Player Jo Westwood. Scholarships are available from age 11 for those showing commitment and excellence in sport.
Hockey at Felsted