Sports News

ROSSLYN PARK NATIONAL SCHOOLS 7S VASE

Tuesday 26th March saw Downside School’s 1st VII compete in the Rosslyn Park National Schools 7s Vase, the largest school rugby tournament in the world. The boys performed better than they have for over 20 years; indeed they won all four games on the first day. Day two started well with a win against Gower College, Swansea […]

COMMUNITY SPORTING PARTNERSHIPS

At Downside School we aim to instil in our pupils an appreciation of core Benedictine values that can help them show character in action through their association with sport. We continually support our talented young sportsmen and women to show exceptional personal Discipline in their training and preparation; to have an awareness of the value […]

SPORTS ROUND UP

Over the weekend, despite the atrocious weather, our sporting teams enjoyed a variety of great games, both home and away.  In their match against Wellington School, the Hockey U15B team overcame their opponents in a thrilling 3-1 win. In other Hockey news, Lower-Sixth Former Amelia McCleave has been selected for the U17 Girls Avon Junior Academy […]

SPORTS ROUND-UP

The first half of this term has seen some strong performances and wins across our major sports for the Lent Term. In Football, our 1st XI Boys were successful against Sherborne U16A yesterday, with a final scoreline of 4-2 and in Senior Netball, the 2nd VII and 3rd VII both won at Monkton with the 1st […]