Pupils at Birchensale take part in lots of extra-curricular sport, including friendly games with other schools in the area, tournaments, District, County and National competitions. Below are examples of Birchensale’s recent sporting success:
KS2 and KS3 Teams recently attended the District Indoor Athletics Competition.
Congratulations to the Year 8 teams. Both Girls and Boys teams came 2nd in the District Competition! Well done to the Year 7 Girls, who came 4th in the District Competition! Congratulations to the Year 7 Boys, who came in 2nd place in the District Competition – only 2 points behind first place!
Congratulations to the Year 5 & 6 Girls, who came in 2nd place in the District Competition. Well done to the Year 5 & 6 Boys, who came in 3rd place in the District Competition.
Birchensale was represented at the County Badminton Finals. It was a great achievement to reach the finals and the girls managed to finish 4th in the whole of Worcestershire!
Four pupils qualified for the County Cross Country competition this year.
National Junior Indoor Rowing Competition
The Year 5 & 6 team took part in the District Hockey Competition and finished as District Runners Up.
Well done to the Year 8 Boys, who also finished as Runners Up in the District Competition. Congratulations to the Year 8 Girls, who are District Winners!
KS2 and 3 pupils represented Birchensale at a Boccia Tournament at St Bede’s Catholic Middle School and the KS3 boys came 1st overall!
Boccia is a precision ball sport, similar to bocce, and related to bowls and pétanque. The name “boccia” is derived from the Latin word for “boss” – bottia.
The Year 7 and Year 5 Girls teams both took part in the District Netball Competition and both finished as Runners Up. Well done to the Year 8 Yellow team who were 4th in the district. Congratulations to the Year 8 Blue team, who were also District Runners Up.
Well done to the pupils in Years 6, 7 and 8 who took part in the Year 7 & 8 District Rugby Competition
Special mention to those boys who were playing for the year above.
Well done to the Year 8 Girls who took part in the District Basketball Competition and finished as District Runners Up!