Category Archives: Sports

Athletic Finals

At Lockers Park we have two Sports Days. One is a Set event where every pupil takes part in 5 events. The winning Set (House) gets a cup. The second one is for the serious athletes. They compete in heats...

U9 Cricket v Manor Lodge

The cricket season is almost over – today saw our last fixture against other schools and all we have left to look forward to is the Fathers v Sons match on Sunday. It was nice to end the season on...

Water Safety

For the last two weeks water safety has been the priority at our Sports Centre swimming lessons. All of our pupils from Reception to Year 4 go swimming once a week. In the main they are developing their strokes, but...

U9 Cricket v St Columba

The U9 cricket season has been decimated by the weather this term and this was only the third match we have been able to play. It was really nice to see the players put into practise the skills that they...

Set Athletics

It was touch and go as to whether our Set Athletic event would take place but after some valiant work by Mr Doyle last night the grass was cut and the track marked out. All we needed was a respite...

Set Rounders

For the first time this week we were able to go outside for a decent sports session – thank heavens the rain has stopped, even if only for a while. It couldn’t have happened on a better day with the...

ISA Athletics Regional Qualifier

The East Area Prep School’s Athletics Championships is always a competitive event and this year 52 schools were competing for spots in the National Finals at Birmingham. The day started well  with the field events and our U14 boys did...

Colts Cricket v Manor Lodge

Our Colts (U11) teams were in action this afternoon against Manor Lodge. They really enjoyed the matches and there were some big smiles on their faces as they returned to the changing rooms and so there should have been. In...

Golf at Westbrook Hay

There was a fantastic evening of golf at Westbrook Hay last night as four of our top golfers took part in the annual Prep School competition held there. Only two points separated the top three teams – Lockers Park came...