Wavey’s Big Raffle was one of the highlights of the SEMLA Flags Finals held at Surrey University Sports Park in Guildford. The day was filled with excitement and anticipation, as Lacrosse teams battled it out for the Minor, Intermediate, and Major Flags.
During half-time, the raffle draw took centre stage, with Rob Gooch (SEMLA President) announcing the winners to the enthusiastic crowd. Anna Hopcraft, Nick Flew, and Giles Davidson were some of the lucky winners who walked away with exciting prizes, thanks to the generous donations from various companies.
The raffle was a huge success, raising over £4,500 which goes to supporting David’s recovery. It was heart-warming to see the outpouring of support and assistance from everyone involved. From those who donated prizes, to those who sold and bought tickets, everyone played a crucial role in making the this raffle a major success.
David, the person behind the raffle, recorded a special message for the attendees, his infectious smile and positive attitude stole the show, and his video message left many in tears.
Organiser Ian Ballentine said “The day was a testament to the love and care the Lacrosse community has for Wavey, Louise, Summer and Bella. It was heartening to see everyone come together for such a great cause, and we look forward to seeing Wavey at future events”.
The success of Wavey’s Big Raffle was a result of the collective efforts of everyone involved. The Lacrosse community proved that they not only excel on the field, but also in supporting each other in times of need. Let’s continue to support and help each other, and make a difference in the world. You can catch the games below!