St. Mary's

Double Sporting Triumph: Football and Netball Victories!

Netball Team and Football Team posing

Our school’s athletes showcased exceptional skills and determination in recent sporting events, leaving an indelible mark of success in both football and netball.

Football Fever:
Last Monday morning saw our girls compete fiercely at Stanley Park in a high-energy tournament featuring a total of 15 teams across two groups. Throughout five challenging games, they displayed commendable sportsmanship:

3-0 loss against Hodgson, the eventual champions
1-0 loss to Millfield’s A team
3-0 Victory over Armfield
5-0 Win against St. Bedes
3-1 Win against Highfield
Their impressive performance secured a commendable third place in their group and a notable fifth position overall, showcasing tremendous effort and teamwork in their debut tournament. Kudos to all our girls for their stellar display on the field!

Netball Sensation:
In a thrilling showdown on Tuesday night, our netball stars battled it out in the final of the North/South Blackpool Schools Netball Tournament. The match against Armfield was a tightly contested affair, culminating in an exhilarating 9-8 victory for our team! The outstanding performance earned Frankie the well-deserved title of Player of the Match.

Congratulations to all our talented athletes for their remarkable achievements, embodying the spirit of sportsmanship and dedication in both football and netball competitions!