Ursuline College student takes title at National Development boxing championship

Boxing champ Pippa with trainer Andy

Ursuline College Year 11 student Pippa Barnard has won the National Development junior championship in boxing.

The title means the 15-year-old is ranked the best girl in her age and category in the  country.

Pippa, along with other Ursuline students, trains with Andy Morris at Club 13 in Margate.

Andy  fought under the name Jack Morris in his pro career. He was light heavyweight, southern area champion and British masters cruiser weight champion and competed between 2008 to 2017.

The championship bouts were held at Cannock Chase Leisure Centre last weekend