16 Jan 2023
England Cadet Boys squad for CEV U17s Championships qualifier
England U17 Boys are set to play in their first competition of 2023.
A 12-man squad will travel to Sofia, Bulgaria, to play in round 1 of the CEV U17s Championships.
England will face pool B rivals Greece, Serbia and Türkiye between 18-20 January in Germany.
England U17 Girls recently returned from playing round 1 in Germany. They did their country proud playing against strong teams from France, Italy and Germany, becoming the first English side to enter the competition in four years.
- Julien Martin (La Roche Volley-ball) – Opposite
- Joshua Sturland (Newcastle Staffs) – Middle
- Stuart Perry (Boswells) – Outside
- Daniel Sampson (Richmond) – Setter
- James Cox (Newcastle Staffs) – Setter
- Sam Smallwood (Sheffield) – Outside
- Nathan Hampshire (Leeds Gorse) – Outside
- Cayde Keates (Northampton) – Middle
- Zachary Pavitt (London Lynx) – Opposite
- Maksymilian Makowski (Leeds Gorse) – Libero
- Patryk Podwika (Richmond) (c) – Setter
- Kieran Carstens (Northampton, East Northants) – Opposite
- Keith Trenam – Coach
- Antonio Codrington – Team Manager
- David Roberts – Assistant Coach
- Piotr Makowski – Assistant Coach
- Wednesday, 18th January, 17:30 (local) – England vs Türkiye
- Thursday, 19th January, 17:30 (local) – Greece vs England
- Friday, 20th January, 17:30 (local) – Serbia vs England
Matches are set to be live streamed via the Bulgarian Volleyball Federation's YouTube channel.