Former Downham Market and Wimbotsham ace Marie nets on England debut

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Former Wimbotsham and Downham hockey player Marie James received her first call-up for England over-45s in the Women’s Masters Home Nations Tournament in Scotland.

The 46-year-old helped her national team to win all three games in Edinburgh and she scored in the final one against Scotland.

Results were: England 4 Wales 2; England 4 Ireland 2; England 4 Scotland 0.

The former Downham High School pupil has featured for Long Sutton and Norfolk, and now plays for Norwich Dragons.