School Sport: St Joachim’s net prize at latest Langdon Academy Sport Partnership event
PUBLISHED: 16:00 10 November 2016
Local pupils get active in another fantastic sporting competition for schools in the Borough
St Joachim’s pupils shone in the latest Langdon Academy Sport Partnership event as they won the KS2 Year Five/Six Netball Girls Competition on Tuesday.
A total of 10 schools took part in the field events with two groups before a knock-out phase to decide the winners.
St Edward’s, St Antony’s, Sandringham and St Luke’s progressed from Group Two with Nelson bottom.
St Joachim’s, St Helen’s, Cleveland and North Beckton qualified in Group One with Langdon missed out.
Cleveland and St Edward’s earned 1-0 victories in the quarter-finals over St Antony’s and North Beckton respectively.
Sandringham and St Joachim’s both won 2-0 over St Helen’s and St Luke’s to reach the last four.
A 2-0 win for St Edward’s over Cleveland booked their spot in the final before St Joachim’s triumphed 3-1 over Sandringham.
In the final, St Joachim’s proved too strong and claimed a 2-0 win while Sandringham claimed a 1-0 victory in the third/fourth place play-off.
It was another successful event for the local community with numerous school children getting active.
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