Valuable experience for our year 8 rugby team
Just before the end of term, Mr Roach took the Year 8 rugby team to Alderwood School for a tournament involving 6 local schools.
The team was: Jake G, Nathan P, Tom C, Theo S, James B, Isaac B, Rupert T, Jake H, Toby M, Connor L, Lucas H, Jack SC and Archie D.
We were scheduled to play 2 games and the first was against Wavell. The boys showed great communication, each doing their roles on the pitch to contribute to a 9-0 win. In the second match we played Courtmoor and we lost narrowly 4-1 but the boys played really well and they all said it had been a good experience.
Tries were scored by T Mac (3) Isaac (3) Rupert Nathan Theo Lucas.
As a team we hope to keep progressing and work on our rucks and communication to develop as a team. We are looking forward to more opportunities to represent Eggar’s School and to play against other school teams.
Our thanks go to the PE department staff, Mr Roach and parent helper Mr Vitoria for all their help and support with the team.
Mrs Atkin said, 'Dear Miss Balch, I'm sure the Year 10 tutor team will join me in thanking YOU for your tireless work this year. We really appreciate it & the pupils do too. We will have an amazing Year 11! Thank you again. You thoroughly deserve the summer break :) Your team x https://t.co/URRvaLSUbg 6:28 PM - 18 Jul 2019
Enjoying the Netball World Cup? Never been a better time to get back to the court #NetballWorldCup #ChangetheGame https://t.co/fyO2yPud1f 6:24 PM - 18 Jul 2019