American football title for Edinburgh Wolves Women

EDINBURGH Wolves Women's American football team have been crowned Division 2 North conference champions in only their second year in existence.

Tuesday, 19th April 2016, 3:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th April 2016, 4:50 pm
Edinburgh Wolves Women celebrate their win

The Capital team beat Teesside Steelers 26-7 in the final round of fixtures in Chester to claim the crown and will play in Division 1 next season.

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Head coach Mark Bramwell said: “We have had a great season this year, we recruited well, have a great bunch of players and I’m supported by an excellent staff.

“The win is a fantastic achievement and a brilliant way to end our Sapphire series campaign.

“Next year, we move up to Division 1 so, after a few weeks off, we’re right back at it in preparation for the next step.”