CRICKET NEWS

The Cricket season is underway after the poor weather with both the Y8 and Y10 teams competing in cup fixtures this week.

The Y8's hosted Rawmarsh and unfortunately came out second best in a competitive game. There was a great effort from all players with some playing their first ever game of cricket, and a notable contributions from Rocco Campagna (7W) and William Pleasants (8L) with both the bat and ball.

The Y10's travelled to Winterhill with a depleted team and despite a great effort from those players who made the trip they failed to progress to the next round.

INTER – HOUSE RESULTS

Netball

Year 7 – 1st Guadalupe, 2nd Carmel, 3rd Lourdes, 4th Fatima, 5th Walsingham

Year 8 – 1st Lourdes, 2nd Carmel, 3rd Walsingham, 4th Fatima, 5th Guadalupe

Year 9 – 1st Walsingham, 2nd Lourdes, 3rd Carmel, 4th Fatima, 5th Guadalupe

OVERALL WINNERS  – LOURDES

Football 

Year 7 – 1st Walsingham, 2nd Fatima, 3rd Lourdes, 4th Guadalupe, 5th Carmel

Year 8 – 1st Guadalupe, 2nd Lourdes, 3rd Carmel, 4th Walsingham, 5th Fatima

Year 9 – 1st Walsingham, 2nd Fatima, 3rd Guadalupe, 4th Carmel, 5th Lourdes

OVERALL WINNERS – WALSINGHAM 

MAX PEART – MARTIAL ARTS

Latest update on Max’s Martial Arts journey! On Sunday 25th March, Max attended the WKKC National Championships in Bradford and Won 2 Golds and 1 Silver. He is now the WKKC National Champion in Creative Forms and Creative Weapons and came second in his weight category at Points Fighting. This has qualified him for this year’s World Championships which are in October 2018 in Dublin, Ireland.

Well done Max and good luck for the World Championships!

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FIFA 18 TOURNAMENT - FUNDRAISING FOR THE GOOD SHEPHERD

Mr McGee is running a FIFA 18 Tournament to raise money for the Good Shepherd fund with the final after Easter. If students would like any more information – please see Mr McGee.

FOOTBALL / NETBALL FIXTURES
W/B 19TH FEBRUARY 2018

This week we had two football cup fixtures. The Y7’s lost to Brinsworth 5-2 however the Y9’s beat local rivals Wath Comprehensive 4-0 with goals from Alex Richardson (2), Joy Martins and Jordan Bamford.

We also had netball fixtures against Wath, with the Year 7’s losing their unbeaten run, finishing 4-1 to Wath. However the Y8’s managed to win.

Well done to everyone who participated!

ROTHERHAM SCHOOLS’ TRAMPOLINING COMPETITION
Our Y8, Y9 & Y10 girls have just competed at Rotherham Schools Trampolining Competition to get through to the South Yorkshire finals. 3 out of the 4 teams we entered were placed, gaining two Silver and Bronze places.
Pictured below are the girls who competed. Well done!

WELL DONE TO SAINT PIUS NETBALL TEAMS
Our netball teams are doing really well and the PE staff have been very impressed with their progress. Our current Y7 netball team have been undefeated since they started playing in September.
Winning every game they have played is a fantastic achievement and they are doing St. Pius proud!

INTERHOUSE CROSS COUNTRY RESULTS
Walsingham were the overall winners. Well done!
Y7 boys winner – Max Peart
Y7 girls winner – Maya Lambert
Y8 boys winner – Tom Stacey
Y8 girls winner – Jean Kaonga
Y9 boys winner – Matthew Wray
Y9 girls winner – Megan Cumberbatch
Y10 boys winner – Shain Nyika
Y10 girls winner – Grace Russell

MAX PEART -WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, FLORIDA
Max Peart (7 Walsingham) attended the World Championships in Florida last week representing Team England in Multi Skilled Martial Arts.
Max has been doing Martial Arts since he was 5 and has been a Black Belt since he was 10. He is now training for his 2nd Dan which he should receive in December and also is a Junior Instructor at his Martial Arts school in Balby, Doncaster.
In his forms routine he came 6th out of 12, which is a great achievement.
Hopefully he will get the chance to qualify to be on the world’s stage next year.
He has had an amazing year with his martial arts and Max’s parents would like to thank Saint Pius for allowing him the time off to attend this amazing event.