A roundup of Netball, Football, Tag Rugby and Cross Country Championships

NETBALL MATCH – ORLEANS VS THE RUSSELL

On Thursday 1st November, the Netball team played against The Russell School in the league matches. Our team played extremely well and, although we lost the match, the team showed great teamwork and were able to quickly adapt to their opponents strengths and weaknesses. Well done team, you should all be very proud! (Miss Verge)

TEAM

  • Chloe Edwards
  • Coco Middlemiss
  • Gina Lintott
  • Harry Axiom
  • Nancy Gibbs
  • Ruby-Rose Blackburn
  • Sidonie Fleury
TAG RUGBY LEAGUE MATCHES

On Friday 2nd November, our tag rugby team played in the League matches held at St James School. Over the course of the afternoon, the team played the four other teams in our group. After some very close games including a 3-3 draw against St James, a 2-2 draw against St Marys and Stanley and a 2-1 loss to St Stephens and Trafalgar, the team succeeded in coming third overall! The team played extremely well and should be very proud of their hard work. Well done all! (Miss Verge)

TEAM

  • Bessie Hancock
  • Bo Taylor
  • Ellery Harker
  • Gina Lintott
  • Harrison Elwood
  • Harry Axiom
  • Nathan Cole
  • Sammie Hayes
  • Taylor Giles
  • William Woods
GIRLS FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT

On Wednesday 14th November, our team took part in the rescheduled girls’ football tournament. The girls were very excited to take part and played extremely well over the course of the morning. After lunch, they went through to play in the plate matches. Despite being knocked out of the competition, the girls were gracious in defeat, showing off their excellent sportsmanship skills. Well done to all involved, we look forward to the next competition! (Miss Verge)

TEAM

  • Bessie Hancock
  • Bo Taylor
  • Coco Middlemiss
  • Eve Jackson
  • Gina Lintott
  • Izzy Stead
  • Nancy Gibbs
  • Sidonie Fleury
GIRLS FOOTBALL MATCH – ORLEANS VS ST RICHARDS

On Tuesday 20th I had the privilege of taking the girls’ football team for a match against St Richards C of E Primary School. Through the rain and the cold the girls played brilliantly ending with a 1:1 score finish. It is always a pleasure to watch the hard work and sportsmanship which our team has. Here is to many more fantastic matches, rain or shine. (Miss Reynolds)

TEAM

  • Bessie Hancock
  • Bo Taylor
  • Coco Middlemiss
  • Eve Jackson
  • Gina Lintott
  • Izzy Stead
  • Nancy Gibbs
  • Sidonie Fleury
RICHMOND CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS

Last Friday, Orleans entered into the Cross Country Championships that took place in Richmond Park, competing against dozens of other schools in the Borough. The Y5/6 girls’ race took place first, followed by the Year 5/6 boys’ race. Both teams ran incredibly well and all participants supported each other brilliantly. Well done everyone! (Miss Verge)

TEAM

  • Harrison Ellwood
  • Felix Danson
  • Alex Kotecha
  • Elliott Smith
  • Kipper Edwards
  • William Woods
  • Bessie Hancock
  • Nyneishia Gupta
  • Chloe Edwards
  • Kara Bastow
  • Martina Manzoni
  • Matilda Wood
BOYS FOOTBALL MATCH – ORLEANS VS ST RICHARDS

On Monday 26th November, the boys’ football team took part in a match against St Richards School. After some fantastic playing from all members of the team, they walked away with a 2-1 victory! Well done to all those who took part, here is to many more matches like it! (Miss Verge)

TEAM

  • Harry Axiom
  • Nathan Cole
  • Finlay De Valk
  • Harrison Ellwood
  • Cameron Giles
  • Sammie Hayes
  • Joseph Martyr
  • Henry McLauchlan
  • Felix Thomas
  • Tom Watkinson

Address

Orleans Primary School, Hartington Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 3EN