ACA and Brighton Aldridge Community Academy student Will Sheffield has had a week to celebrate. Left arm seamer Will has combined his academic studies with the Aldridge Cricket Academy and being selected for the Sussex First Team squad this season.
On Thursday he collected his academic results, achieving Distinction* in all of his subjects. With excellent qualifications in the bag Will is taking a year out to play cricket overseas, and has offers from both Durham and Brighton universities.
And the week got better still with the announcement that Will has been selected for the ECB Super-4s competition, for the country’s brightest Under-17 talent, in Loughborough next week.