Congratulations to Katherine Russell (8P) who has spent recent weekends swimming at the ASA North Eastern Championships.
Katherine was Champion in 50m breaststroke and Silver medallist in the 50m butterfly. As a result of these achievements, she is now ranked 13th and 12th nationally in these events and has been invited to compete at the ASA National Championships in August.
Swimming is one of the most popular Olympic sports.
Well done Katherine! Look forward to the National Championships!
Later this week, you will be able to see an A2 poster of the above photograph on Mr Thornton's sporting 'wall of fame' display in the corridor near M5 that celebrates our pupils' sporting achievements. Please anticipate it!
Year 7 student Lily Durkan recently qualified in first place for the National Riding Schools Championships in the age range 12 and under.
Year 10 student Joe Nicol, is the best U16 platform diver in the UK.
Congratulations to Florence Greenhalgh, Year 7 who recently won the U12 Girls’ Yorkshire Cycle Cross Championships held in Holmfirth.
Congratulations to acrobatic gymnasts Olivia and Sophie Leonard (Year 7 and 9 respectively) who competed in the Turin International Acro Cup over the weekend, representing the Olicana Gymnastics Club.
Following her performance at the West Yorkshire Junior Academy Centre trials for Hockey, Year 9 student Jessica Ferguson has been invited to attend the final assessment day for Durham and Leeds Performance Centres 2017-2018.
Aimee Benn, 10P, continues to climb the Ladies World Snooker rankings.
Aimee is ranked 29 in World Ladies Snooker rankings
Year 10 St. Mary’s students Katie Gleeson, Lucy Moorby and Isabel Wilks recently took part in the Leeds District U15 Netball Squad trials. We are delighted to announce that all three were selected.
Trials for the Leeds District U12 Netball Squad took place at the weekend and we are delighted that five of our Year 7 students were selected: many congratulations to Rachel McCormack 7W, Eva Curran 7W, Millie Helliwell, Isobel Farmer 7C and Eve Midgley 7G.