Boys Sports Upadte: 01/02/17

Posted on 01 Feb 2017

Rugby Results

Last weekend, the school played St Edward’s College Despite four losses this was a very encouraging result against a school we weren’t playing just two years ago.

Under 12s lost 7-2

Under 13s won 35-15

Under 14s lost 26-17

Under 15s lost 7-5

1st XV lost 14-3

Rugby Fixtures

This weekend Bury GS have cried off the 1st XV match and have requested a couple of venue changes.

The under 12s & 14s are away; 8am meet for a 10am start returning at 1pm (Tenterden St, Bury BL9 0HN)

The under 13s & 15s are at home; 9am meet for a 10am start

The under 13s also play in the Lancashire Cup latter stages on Wednesday 8th February. Details are below. We will be leaving at 9:30am anticipating a 5:30pm return.

CUP FESTIVAL                                           

 Each Pool games played at same time


1   LRGS

2 Manchester GS

3   Bolton

4 St Mary's Hall


1   St Mary's Crosby

2   Kirkham

3   Cowley

4   Hutton




Pool A

1 v 2

3 v 4


Pool B

1 v 2

3 v 4


Pool A

1 v 3

4 v 2


Pool B

1 v 3

4 v 2


Pool A

1 v 4

2 v 3


Pool B

1 v 4

2 v 3














Play off

3rd v 3rd

4th v 4th


Play off

1st v 1st

2nd v 2nd


Rugby Training

Immediately after half-term the 7s seasons starts. The next two Mondays we have Sevens training for all age groups from under 12-16 from 4pm-5pm at the field. This will be taken by Old Boy and Sale Shark, Connor Dever.

Tour Training

Under 13s will have no extra training before tour as they have their Lancashire Cup tournament the week before we go on tour.

Under 14s & 15s will train after school from 4-5 on Thursday 9th February. Attendance is compulsory

1st XV will train on Tuesday 7th & 14th February from 4-5 at the field. Attendance is compulsory.


The 1st XI drew 1-1 at Rossall School on Wednesday with a goal from Luke Sumner. The 2nd XI also drew 1-1 with a goal from Ben Apps

Football Fixtures

This Wednesday 1st & 2nd XI play Liverpool College. It’s a 1pm leave and we hope to be back for the buses.


There were two good wins for our basketballers last week.

The under 12s won 16-4 and the under 13s won 16-6 versus Holy family

Portugal Tour

On Thursday we have the Portugal Tour Information Evening at 6pm in the Library. Please ensure you attend.

Rugby Sevens

Key dates                            Rugby Sevens


Mon 27th Feb                     AKS Sevens U13s

Thurs 2nd March                                AKS Sevens U15s

                                                Audenshaw 7s U12s

Sat 4th March                     Rydal 7s U15 & 16s

Mon 6th March                  Birkenhead 7s U13s

Thurs 9th March                Audenshaw 7s U15s

Thurs 16th March              Kirkham Sevens U14s



Fantasy 6 Nations

We are once again running a 6 Nations Fantasy League.

To join go to

To enter our league is; ST MARY’S 6 NATIONS

Group number: 2874

League access: Password

League Password: 4YP7G

Parents, pupils, friends and Former Pupils are all welcome to attend but please keep names appropriate.