As a result of a recent poll we carried out on the blog and because of feedback we received from our readers, I am happy to post our recent sports fixtures. My names is Imogen Walker and I spoke to Mr Pickford about results from this term.
As the first term this academic year draws to a close already we are continuing to have some sporting achievements;
U16 Netball – came 2nd in district league
U16 football are undefeated beating TLA 4-3, Davison 2-1, drawing 0-0 against Steyning, WHS & Shoreham Academy. Waiting for league results.
U14 football starting January
Year 8 & Year 9 netball leagues starting January – Katy Begley, Alice Bowles & Luisa Hughes taking on responsibility for Yr8 ‘B’ team.
Congratulations to Caroline Lelliot for making the U16 Girls Sussex Schools rep squad.
Winners of year 8 girls basketball tournament
3rd place in U14 basketball league- beating sion, WHS, TLA and angmering B.
Yr 11 boys sport from JCo
Year 11 Basketball team remain unbeaten after defeating Angmering, Littlehampton and St. Andrews. They play Worthing High on Thursday.
Year 11 Football team are into the quarter finals of the county cup after victories against Tanbridge House 5-1 and Patcham High School 5-1.
They are also into the last 16 of the National Cup with the most recent victory coming against Coombe.
Year 8 Boys Football District runners up
Year 10 boys basketball and rugby teams performed admirably within the leagues and there were excellent numbers to training.
As you can see a great first term and I know both myself and the rest of Durrington High School look forward to hearing about next term’s achievements.
Imogen Walker – Student Leadership Team