Broncos confirm Ella Thompson as captain for 19/20 season
Updated: Aug 23
Under 18 Invicta Broncos Team Coach, Farquhar McAllan, has confirmed the appointment of defenceman Ella Thompson as Captain for the 2019/20 Season
The Broncos’ have named winger Joe Crawford and blueliner Sanjay Froude as assistant captains for the season.
New Broncos captain Ella Thompson said:
“The Broncos work hard for themselves and each other because we know that not every victory shows up on a score board. That's why I couldn't be happier to lead us into this season and bring the Broncos spirit to every game.”
Assistant captain Joe Crawford: “This is my final season playing for the Broncos and I'm happy to be helping Ella by wearing the A. It will be exciting to achieve our goals as I approach the end of my time with the Broncos and it's great to see all the players improving and getting along well with each other.”
Assistant Captain Sanjay Froude:
“I’m extremely proud to wear the A the season for the Broncos. This will be an eventful and exciting season to complete my junior career with Invicta. I am excited to see our players develop and progress throughout the season.”
Team Coach Farquhar McAllan:
"After 5 years of coaching at U18’s I find myself coaching the largest Broncos squad I have ever had. This year sees even more new starters than we have ever had within the team, which highlights the great team spirit within this special group of players."
As mentioned by our Captain, the players all know that we strive for small victories at the Broncos and that these are realised as our results and performances improve throughout the season. This happens every year with this special team of players and it gives me great pleasure to coach a team that knows humility and has pride in the badge on the front of the shirt. #LETSGOBRONCOS”
The Broncos play in EIHA South U18 Division 3, along with Haringey, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Solent and Swindon.