Following trials during the summer, St. Mary’s student Orla Turnbull was selected for the Yorkshire Regional Netball squad, part of the England Netball pathway.
This makes Orla, presently in Year 11, one of the top 40 Under 17 players in Yorkshire and ranks her in the top 300 Under 17’s nationally.
Orla has worked incredibly hard for this selection and St. Mary’s is delighted with her achievement in an area where the competition is very high.
Sporting Achievement News Stories
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.
Year 7 student Izzy Goodwin is certainly one to watch for the future in her chosen sport of swimming.