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Layla Guscoth

In her latest exclusive Welwyn Hatfield Times column, Herts Mavericks captain Layla Guscoth looks back on Netball Superleague play-off heartbreak.

Sammy Wallace shoots for Mavericks against Storm

Sam Bird has admitted she was left devastated following Saturday’s 53-51 loss to Surrey Storm in the Vitality Netball Superleague play-off semi-final.

Sam May

There was heartbreak for Herts Mavericks in their Vitality Netball Superleague play-off semi-final away to Surrey Storm on Saturday.

Sammy Wallace

Herts Mavericks lock horns with Surrey Storm tomorrow night (Saturday) for a place in the Vitality Netball SuperLeague grand final at the Copper Box Arena, London on Saturday, May 7.

Dame Alice Owen’s hockey team

Dame Alice Owen’s U14 girls’ hockey squad became the first from the school to be retain the County Cup.

Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council

Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council are delighted to announce that they will be supporting the national campaign “This Girl Can” and boost its impact at a borough-wide level.

Athlete Jodie Williams

Welwyn Garden City sprint star Jodie Williams and Welwyn Wheelers lifetime member Laura Trott were on hand to help reveal the kit Team GB athletes will be wearing at this summer’s Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Alison Waters in action at the Naza PSAWomen’s World Championship. Picture by mroslanhisam.com

Alison Waters advanced to the second round of the Naza PSA Women’s World Championship in Bukit Jalil, Malaysia after overcoming Egypt’s Heba El Torky in four games.

Herts Mavericks coach Sam Bird (centre) on the bench

Mavericks head coach Sam Bird and goal attack Ella Clark spoke of their frustrations after letting a lead, held for three quarters of the game, slip in the 52-48 Netball Superleague loss to Surrey Storm in Hatfield at the weekend.

Sammy Wallace looks for a gap

Herts Mavericks lost 52-48 at home to Surrey Storm in the Netball Superleague on Saturday and now need to wait until Monday night’s result against leaders Manchester Thunder to see if they can earn a home play-off semi-final spot.

Joe Fry can't hide his shock after winning the Tour of the Reservoir. Picture: VELOUK.NET

Joe Fry picked up a sensational first win at one of the country’s major races.

Layla Guscoth

Herts Mavericks captain Layla Guscoth writes about the pain of defeat exclusively in her weekly Welwyn Hatfield Times column.

Tim Shuttleworth. Picture courtesy of Georgie Kerr

Hatfield Swimming Club teenager Tim Shuttleworth is in the 26-strong squad selected to Team GB for this summer’s Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Graham Klysz in action in the mens doubles 55s

Gosling Sports Park played host to the inaugural FILA Senior English Indoor Championships last week.

British number 2 Aljaz Bedene at Gosling Sports Park

Aljaz Bedene was eliminated from the Barcelona Open in the first round yesterday (Monday).

Sammy Wallace lines up a shot

Herts Maverick star Sammy Wallace is in the running for the Vitality Netball Superleague Player of the Year accolade.

Sammy Wallace takes aim. Picture by Courtney Ferns.

Herts Mavericks fell to only their second loss of the Vitality Netball Superleague season as they went down to a 55-54 extra-time home defeat to Team Bath.

Jo Frith and John Walker receive the W1 mixed team gold medal at the European Para-Archery Championships. Picture by Thierry Quehen

An archer who took up the sport after being inspired by the London 2012 Paralympic Games has just won gold at the European Para-Archery Championships.

Layla Guscoth

You would think hitting the top spot of the Vitality Netball Superleague would have been the highlight for Hertfordshire Mavericks’ captain Layla Guscoth but you would be mistaken as she explains in her weekly column.

Joe Fry, in his GB kit, time-trialling through the fields

Joe Fry was a happy man after his first National Road Series race in the Manx International Grand Prix – an event which saw him lock horns with Team Sky duo Ben Swift and Peter Kennaugh, the current British champion.

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