Sporting Successes

Last week was a busy week in sport, despite the poor weather causing some fixtures to be cancelled.

Girls Football

The Academy hosted the Manchester United Foundation Hub Festival event for Years 8 and 9 on Friday 2nd February. Eighteen schools attended the event, and a total of over 140 girls played football.  The winners of the event were Great Academy Ashton who beat Middleton Technology College.

Cross Country

On Saturday 3rd February PE Teacher Ms Riches managed the Manchester Schools Cross Country squad and Katie Lou from Year 7 performed exceptionally well for Manchester in the North West Finals.

Cross Country Katie Lou Dunne Feb 2018

Girls Futsal

The Year 7 girls played at the Manchester Schools Futsal Festival on Wednesday last week.  The event was attended by most of the strong sporting schools across the City. The girls qualified from the group stage and came overall 4th, losing in the semi final to eventual winners Wright Robinson and against East Manchester Academy in the 3rd and 4th placed play off.  Well done to the team!

Boys Football

The Year 7 boys football team continued their unbeaten run, with a 6-0 win against Newall Green.