Category Archives: Senior Sports

Senior School Sports News

Sports Report – 27th January

Netball The opposition for the girls’ netball teams were Hinckley Academy, Rawlins, Hull Collegiate and Hill House. 1st VII On Saturday, the 1st team beat Hull Collegiate 23 – 7 and lost 8 – 10 to Hill House in their triangular match. Hull struggled to break through the tight defensive pairing of Isobel Thomas and Nicole Spencer with Isobel timing…


Sports Report – 20th January

The opponents for the girls’ netball team were Denstone College. The 1st team had to work hard to secure a 24 – 16 win. Nicole Spencer was Player of the Match. The 2nd team had a very competitive match which finished in a 16-all draw. Player of the Match was Sofia Henderson. The 3rd team lost 5 – 15. Player…


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…