02 February 2017

Oarsome! Coleshill School nets sporting success

Celebrating jubilant January for the Coleshill School’s talented sports teams!

Basketball – Our Year 7, 8, 9 Girls’ Basketball team achieved Gold in a Solihull Secondary Schools Basketball tournament.  This was their first ever Basketball competition.

Netball – Our Year 7 Netball Team are on a winning streak and won their second game of the season.  They won 8-3 against John Henry Newman.  The Year 8 Netball Team also won 9-4 against John Henry Newman.

Football – Year 10 boys also achieved success when they reached the quarter finals of the Birmingham Football cup.    The Year 9 Boys are in the quarter finals of the Birmingham cup in February, hoping to make it to the semi-finals.

Rowing – A month of indoor rowing competitions saw the Year 8 Boys and Girls and Year 9 Boys win silver medals in the School Games Rowing Competitions and Year 9 girls won Gold!

Miss Blunt, PE Teacher commented:

With 14 sports fixtures completed in January, a huge ‘congratulations’  to all who have represented the school and taken part in a sporting activity.  An amazing 363 students took part in enrichment sports activities in one week, making January a winning month!  We are so proud of all our students.”