Category Archives: Senior Sports

Senior School Sports News

Sports Report – 2nd December

Hockey 1st XI: On Thursday 30th November the 1st XI team played Leicester Grammar School in bleak weather conditions. In the first half the Ratcliffe girls dominated and in the first 15 minutes managed to secure a goal thanks to Molly Edwards and a Leicester Grammar deflected stick. After some fantastic build up play from Eleanor Godwin and Molly Edwards, Olivia Back…


Sports Report – 25th November

Hockey 2nd XI: The team suffered a 2 – 0 defeat against Oakham on Saturday. During the first half the game was very even, with both defences on top. In the second-half Oakham managed to score two quick goals and although the girls attacked well at times, they were unable to get the goals they needed. Players of the Match…


Sports Report – 18th November

Hockey 1st XI On Thursday members of the 1st team took part in the U18 County Indoor Championships for the first time. The girls were amazing throughout and after some great results against Leicester Grammar and Welbeck, coupled with narrow losses to Oakham and Uppingham, they eventually finished 3rd overall, just missing out on qualification for the regional round. Goal scorers…


Sports Report – U13 Tennis Regional Finalists

Having qualified for the regional finals, Ratcliffe under 13 Tennis team made the long journey to Tipton on Friday along with three other regional winners. Ratcliffe were drawn against Trent in the semi-final and were soon in the lead after a Louie Fletcher masterclass. Sam Davies and George Binnie battled well to win their doubles and Joe Davies, once again, had to…