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Badminton players from Staffordshire University made their mark at the British Universities and Colleges Sports (BUCS) Badminton Championships at the weekend.
While no Staffs players fought through to the second day of the two-day event, there were still some notable performances.
Former Stoke City winger and Republic of Ireland international Terry Conroy is delighted his nation has qualified for the European Championships next summer.
Conroy, 65, says qualification is a great boost for the Irish people in troubled economic times – and believes Ireland could be the surprise package in Poland and the Ukraine
North Staffordshire tennis star Josh Eardley has secured a scholarship at a top American University.
Over the course of the next four years, Josh will attend Wingate University in North Carolina where he will combine studying for a degree with a scholarship in the hope of becoming a professional.
Port Vale captain Marc Richards believes everything is in place at the club for an eventual return to the Championship.
The striker added that promotion this season could be the catalyst for the Burslem club to climb through the divisions.