Year 7 Girls’ Netball
The Year 7 netball team have had a brilliant start to their netballing careers at OSA. They played in the local city schools netball tournament at Oxford Academy. The girls played tactically and clinically throughout the tournament and they narrowly missed out on a first place to Lord William’s. The team also had a friendly fixture before the tournament against Cherwell School, winning this 8-3! The team have built a strong foundation for tournaments and fixtures to come.
Year 7 Results:
1st – Lord William’s
2nd – OSA
3rd – Cherwell
4th – Cheney
5th – TOA B
6th – TOA A
Team: Isis Bell, Ruby Frizzell, Dora Grandy, Flo Hadfield, Nabihah Hoque, Delilah Lunch, Wiktoria Siemianowska, Emily Thete, Martha Shepherd
Year 8 Girls’ Netball
The Year 8 netball team also represented OSA at the city netball tournament. The girls had an excellent start to the tournament winning their first game. The girls kept up their momentum in play with some brilliant passing phases. The team have also made a promising start to their season and deserve much success in the future.
Year 8s: Leikaysha Awotayo, Jess Faye, Amber Goodes, Kaltoon Hassan, Bhumika Rai, India Seal, Shumayyah Shorkar, Amelia Pettit, Aisha Lawal
Mrs Minton and Miss Baker would like to thank all the girls for attending the competition, there was some fantastic netball on display! A huge thank you to the leaders from Year 9/10 Ana Sarwar, Hensly-Ann Clark, Megan Penny-Larter and Nailah Hoque. It was great to have so many young leaders developing their confidence and competence in umpiring.
Year 8 Results:
1st – Cherwell
2nd – TOA A
3rd – Oxford Spires
4th – Cheney
5th – TOA B
U14 Girls’ Netball:
The U14 girls’ netball team have had a very positive season in the schools city netball league. They achieved victory over Cheney and narrowly lost to Cherwell in a closely fought game where Cherwell only just managed to score in the final minute. The girls will take everything they have learnt from this season continuing to improve on their defensive and attacking play into next year. Mrs Minton would like to thank all the girls for their hard work and commitment over the past season. Well done girls!
Team: Zoe Earl, Miray Bilgin, Izzy Mackinnon, Natalie Bell, Simran Sherchan, Abby Gibbs, Ana Sarwar, Klara Jepson
9.11.17 OSA vs Cheney (won 25-0)
14.01.18 OSA vs Cherwell (lost 15-14)
19.02.18 OSA vs Lord Williams (lost 25-17)
U15 Girls’ Netball:
The U15 girls’ netball team have had a very successful season in the schools city netball league. They achieved two convincing wins against Cheney School and Oxford Academy, however, narrowly lost against the cities top two teams. The girls have continued to improve on their strategic play and have been training with a high intensity which has resulted in some great results this season. The team have also been preparing for their upcoming netball tour to Spain which will take place in the summer term. Mrs Minton would like to thank all the girls for their hard work and commitment over the past season. Well done girls!
Team: Hensly-Ann Clark, Isobel Craft, Maddie Harnden, Nadiira Quraanye, Olivia Hartley, Nailah Hoque, Megan Penny-Larter, Posey Whidden, Teoni Seoni-Dash, Bayan Abdel-Haq, Lena Abdel-Haq, Sofia Denno
6.11.18 OSA vs Lord Williams (lost 9-8)
9.11.18 OSA vs Cheney (won 25-0)
20.11.18 OSA vs Oxford Academy (won 9-3)
9.01.18 OSA vs Cherwell (lost 20-3)