On Wednesday the 8th June the year 7 and 8 girls cricket team competed in the Dorset School games U13 cricket tournament at Uplyme Cricket Club. It was a glorious day with lovely sunshine so perfect for a day of cricket.
The girls were fantastic and improved in their ability through the day. The started their campaign against Woodroofe A, losing 75-35 to an experienced team with some great bowlers. The second opponents were Woodroofe B. The All saints girls upped their game and managed to win 49-46 with some great batting and bowling from all of the girls. The third team we competed against were Colfox A, against Colfox were very well practised and managed to beat us 52-36. In the final game, we faced Colfox B and after some great bowling and batting we unfortunately lost 78-55.
The girls bowling in particular was very much improved by the end of the day. The final standings saw All Saints finish joint 3rd. Well done to all the girls involved.
Viera Morgan-Smith, Sian Mancini, Kyra Anderson, Samantha Whelton-Legg, Zoe Dackham, Ellie Porter, Bethany Firth and Libby Terrey.
Player of the tournament was Zoe Dackham.
On Wednesday 11th May, All Saints took a year 7 and 8 atheltics team to Budmouth to compete in the area event. There were some great efforts from all competitors with exceptional performances from Joe Woodhouse, George Green and Callum Locke. Well done to all.
Team: Emily Swindell, Ellie Carroll, Jayde Allen, Grace Weir, Alasara james, Abi Barnes, Elise Allen, Blu Hopkins, Ellie Hope, Enya Reid, Megan reid, Samantha Whelton-Legg, Leo Hardy, Harvey Chard, Joe Woodhouse, George Green, Zane Samways, Harry Rupp, Zac Sparrow, mark Cheeseman, Jack Crouch, Dan Roberts, Jack Pallister and Callum Locke.