Eli enjoys basketball break in Spain

Eli Methven captained the young bravehearts on the trip to Barcelona and Andorra.
Eli Methven captained the young bravehearts on the trip to Barcelona and Andorra.

A local lad is still cock-a-hoop after a brilliant basketball break to Spain with Scotland’s Under-12s.

Eli Methven, 11, who playes for Portlethen Panthers, captained the young bravehearts on the trip to Barcelona and Andorra. where, as well as basketball, they played football and rugby.

Eli Methven, 11

Eli Methven, 11

The Lairhillock Primary School pupil, kindly sponsored by John Fowlie at Newtonhill Pharmacy, had a fantastic time away with the Scots and described the break as “the best four days ever”.