AJIS Hockey

Year 6 take part in the annual AJIS Hockey tournament

Our Year 6 hockey players played in the annual AJIS Hockey Tournament at Preston Arena.

Due to a team not arriving, we were suddenly called upon to play in the first match which resulted in a nil all draw against Queen’s Chester.

Spurred on by our great form, we went on to Draw against Manchester High, but unfortunately went a goal down against a strong Newcastle team. These results meant that we were third in our group and went into the plate competition.

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We went onto play some great matches, but that elusive goal didn’t come for us, despite having some good chances and penalty corners.

Results:
Grange Drew 0-0
Kings Macclesfield Drew 0-0
Withington Lost 2-0
Rossall Lost 1-0
St Bede’s Lost 1-0

Despite not winning a match, the scores are reflective of the close games throughout the tournament. Our defenders deserve a special mention for battling extremely well and our player of the match for some outstanding goalkeeping goes to Ella Smith.

Well done, girls!