Category: sports

Year 4 High 5 Champions

Yesterday, Alban City’s Year 4 netball team took part in the St Albans High 5 Netball tournament, with teams coming from all over the city to compete. The team played some incredible netball, creating flowing passing moves to score and worked really well as a team to defend and attack in each match.   They …

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Alban City Netball Development

Year 5 Netballers

Alban City’s netball team are currently second in their spring league with 2 fixtures remaining and competed in the Year 6 St Albans Netball tournament held at Samuel Ryder, playing against 3 premier division sides. The girls worked really hard to compete with the higher level of opposition, scoring and playing some great netball.   …

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Let Girls Play #letgirlsplay

As part of the English Schools Football Association (ESFA), Alban City school were encouraged to participate in the #letgirlsplay initiative. Mr Clements decided to organise a massive event on Friday 8th March. Gardenfields hosted on their expansive playing fields, multiple pitches of games whilst coaching sessions were provided by Arsenal Ladies and Tottenham academy coaches. …

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Year 2 & 3 football

Incredible scenes as 11 Year 2/3 children travelled to Bowmansgreen on Wednesday to play two friendly fixtures. Both teams played really well, with the yellows finding their feet after half time to dominate their match. Blues played some really good football and were denied multiple times  by the opposition keeper and post. Yellows match finished …

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Year 4 football

Year 4 enjoyed another afternoon of football, travelling to Bowmansgreen to play both girls and boys Year 4 teams. The girls conceded a few early goals on the tiny pitch but worked really hard to earn themselves their first goals of the year, both scored by Romilly. The boys played really well and lead 2-1 …

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Girls football summary

The Girls football team  won their penultimate match of the league campaign 1-0 against Mandeville (Elizabeth), which meant they went into the final game of the season knowing that a victory would give them a first ever league win. They were the dominant team in the second half but just couldn’t find any clear chances …

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Boys B football

Boys B battled hard against a very tough Killigrew side who eventually found a way past our goalkeeper in the second half and went on to win 4-0. Boys were really positive about the football they played and looked much improved since last time out (player of the match – Ben). Boys B finished the …

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Year 4 Football

A really fun afternoon of football for some of our year 4’s at Skyswood! Boys lost 6-0 but were the better team in the second half creating lots of chances through good passing (POM – Ethan). Girls narrowly lost 2-0 with tonnes of chances for both sides (POM – Romilly) An incredibly positive experience for …

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Girls football

Girls have played two fixtures since the last blog post, one in the league where Elizabeth commanded in defence and helped out with a goal to beat Mandeville 1-0. The girls also played their cup quarter final against Gardenfields which was a right humdinger. Gardenfields proved too strong in the first half scoring 2 very …

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Boys A football

The Boys A team drew their latest league fixture 1-1 against St John Fisher with a lovely goal from Thomas. The boys deserved the win but couldn’t find the target and eventually conceded late on against the run of play on a very hard pitch. They also have had the opportunity to play in the …

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