Two Marden students, Julie and Jennifer, have played matches for Beacon netball club all year, training at Marden Bridge Middle School.
Julie won most improved player of the U12s. Here they pose with their coach, Ms Brown and a netball celebrity, after a successful season!
Congratulations to both girls!
Year 8 student Charlotte has been playing basketball for a few years now and last weekend represented the North East Under 13 girls at a national basketball tournament in Manchester. She is one of 10 girls to be chosen from across the North East to play.
Charlotte is a keen basketball player and is currently at trials to play for The Newcastle Eagles under 14 girls for September, which would be a fantastic achievement.
Well done Charlotte!
Congratulations to the U12 Rounders team who won the North Tyneside tournament. The team remained undefeated throughout the competition. Well done to all the players who took part.
Congratulations to Year 10 student Josh Harrison who recently travelled to Poland with Newcastle United Academy for an Under 16 football tournament.
The Academy boys won the tournament, which included both Polish and English teams, with Josh scoring four goals in the process.
Year 9 student Hannah Searle has been selected to represent the North of England indoor rowing team as part of the National School Games being held in Loughborough University in the summer. More about the event can be found HERE.
A terrific achievement – well done Hannah!
Congratulations to Year 10 student Remy van Breugel, who took part in the British Schools Indoor Skiing championship on Monday.
He has been working very hard to the build up of the competition and he came 3rd in the under 16 category. A fantastic achievement and is thoroughly deserved due to all his hard work. Well done Remy!
Well done to everyone who took part in Sport Relief on Friday.
£656.75 was raised from our sporty non-uniform day.
£36.70 from our lunchtime activities, which included a basketball free throwing competition, a golf bucket chip challenge, a football accuracy challenge and a badminton competition.
Thanks to everyone who took part and helped raise money for Sport Relief.
Congratulations to our Year 9 boys football team, who triumphed in a tough away game to St. Thomas More on Wednesday night. Two goals from Fraser Reed and a penalty from Man of the Match Adam Carr saw them edge a competitive game 3-2. Well done to all involved!
This Friday is Sport Relief at Marden and, amongst other activities, the PE department are fundraising at lunchtime with some sporting activities. See this poster for more information…
Congratulations to Year 9 student Toby who competed in the British Schools Judo Championships at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield on Sunday. Toby won his weight category in the U16 tournament. Well done!