Kings Crowned Year 5+6 Basketball Champs

The next generation of basketball talent in the Horsham area was on show at Kingslea School tonight as 13 primary school year 5+6 teams congregated to play their annual tournament. Host school Kingslea proved the dominant force as its A and B teams took first and second spots respectively, Kingslea A winning all its five matches on the night to earn their glory. 

Leechpool A Edge Out Shelley to Win Year 3 Football Tournament

The Year 3’s brought the latest instalment of the primary school football tournament series at Tanbridge tonight and it was Leechpool A who took the top prize with a victory against Shelley in the final, on penalties after the match ended scoreless at the end of normal time.

Heron Way Year 4’s Win Sports Hall Athletics Championships

This season’s third and final Horsham area primary schools sports hall athletics event, the year 4s, was won by Heron Way yesterday as they amassed 368 points, 16 ahead of nearest challengers Southwater Junior Academy and another 34 ahead of third placed Kingslea.

Southwater Untouchable in Year 4 Football Tournament

A tremendous night of year 4 football at the Tanbridge astroturf tonight and it was Southwater A being the most tremendous of the nine teams there, winning all eight of its encounters to win the event in style, six points ahead of nearest rivals Kingslea.

Shelley’s Late Charge Earns Div B Netball Glory

Shelley proved the surprise package at the last meeting of the Horsham Primary Schools Netball League Division B this season, coming through from mid-table to top spot as a result of four straight victories. Leaders at the start of the night added two wins to their first meeting total but suffered a critical 4-3 loss to Kingslea B in the night’s most exciting match.

Year 5 Football Glee for Southwater B

Southwater B are the year 5 football tournament winners after beating Heron Way A on penalties in a tight final. There were some classy passing football teams gracing the event – Southwater A, Heron Way A and Pulborough – but Southwater B showed that grit and determination can be just as important. Their ability to dig in and grind out results saw them nudge second place in the group stage and then tough out the play-offs stage with two scoreless draws followed by success with the spot kick deciders. There’s more than one way to be successful.

Leechpool Take Netball League Title

Leechpool A won the Horsham Primary Schools Netball League, topping the Division A title after maintaining their unbeaten status all the way to the end of the process. North Heath A pushed them all the way, coming in as runners-up and Southwater  came third on goal difference after they enjoyed an excellent final evening of four straight victories.

Heron Way Girls Win Football Comp

Heron Way A won the Horsham primary schools year 5+6 girls football cup at the Tanbridge astroturf last night. They beat perennial rivals Southwater A 1-0 in a close fought final. Leechpool A beat Shelley to take third place on a cold and wet night.

Heron Way Comeback Seals Year 6 Football Title

Heron Way A are the year 6 football tournament winners after beating Southwater A in tonight’s final at the Tanbridge astroturf. Southwater took an early lead and then proceeded to miss a golden opportunity to double their lead as one of their players broke through but with only the keeper to beat fired straight at him. Heron Way equalized just before half time and then with just 90 seconds left on the clock struck the killer blow to win 2-1.

Everything Goes Swimmingly for All Saints and Leechpool

Nine schools convened upon the Pavilions in the Park swimming pool on Wednesday to compete in the annual primary schools gala. As usual teams could be entered in the A event for club swimmers plus any non-club children prepared top ‘swim-up’ and the B event for non-club swimmers only.