Sports Competition News '18-'19

Look out for our competition news this year :)


Autumn Term.


Year 5/6 Girls football.
The girls kicked off the competition season with an evening of football. They represented the school fantastically well and managed to win a couple of their matches. Our team (and brilliant goalkeeper) only let in one goal during the entire evening. Great work girls. 



Year 5/6 Boys football.

The boys showed super determination during this very tough competition. They played their best until the very end and held their heads up high when they faced defeats. Well done boys. 




Year 5/6 Sportshall athletics.
The children who attended this competition had a fantastic evening at the Sportshall athletics. They cheered each other on and gave loads of encouragement all evening. They managed to achieve a fantastic 4th place overall. The girls came 2nd in the speedbounce and 3rd in the chest push and the boys came 2nd in the chest push. An excellent result! Well done to all :) 



Year 3/4 Sportshall athletics.
We had another excellent evening at the sportshall athletics competition. The children who attended were fantastic from start to finish and really gave every single event their all. They cheered each other on were motivated until the very final race. All of their training and hard work paid off as they managed to achieve an amazing 1st place overall! Very well done team! :) 




Year 3-6 Sportshall athletics.
Leys achieved another amazing 1st place overall at the third and final athletics competition of the year. Team A managed to secure the 1st place spot and team B did fantastically well also. The children who attended this competition tried their best in every single event and showed super sportsmanship by cheering on not only their own team members, but children from other schools too. Very well done to all :) 





Year 3/4 Handball
The year 3/4 handball teams both enjoyed a brilliant afternoon of sport at this year's handball competition. Team B worked well together and supported each other throughout all of their matches. They also managed to come 3rd in their group, which is fantastic. Team A was playing to win from the moment they arrived. After winning all of their matches and coming top in their group, they went through to the semi finals and managed to achieve a super 3rd place overall. Massive congratulations to both teams .  






Year 5/6 Boys Futsal
The year 5/6 boys futsal team faced an evening of very tough competition. They played their best and kept their heads held high. Well done boys! 





Year 3-6 Mixed Futsal
The year 3-6 mixed futsal team were an excellent team to take to this competition. They cheered each other on and played really well as a team throughout the afternoon. Their positive attitudes and hard work paid off as they managed to secure a fantastic 2nd place. Well done team!





Year 5/6 Girls Futsal
This fantastic team truly played to win in every single match they played. They communicated well, played really well as a team and showed very promising skills. Unfortunately, despite their very best efforts, they were unable to score the goals needed to take them through to the playoff games. I was very proud to take this team to the competition. Well done girls!






Year 3-6 Boccia
Our two boccia teams spent a lovely afternoon at Alfreton Leisure Centre playing boccia. For many of our children this was a brand new sport and they loved having the opportunity to try something new. Both teams showed super sportsmanship all afternoon by congratulating other teams on their wins and applauding each other for their own successes, Our A team were given a certificate each for participation and our B team won 1st in their group and managed to achieve a super 3rd place out of the 14 teams overall. Very well done to all who competed! 






Year 3/4 Dodgeball
Our two dodgeball teams enjoyed an action-packed afternoon at Alfreton Leisure Centre. The B team managed to come 2nd in their league and then win a fantastic 4th overall out of the 15 teams competing. The A team managed to come 1st in their league and then come 2nd overall. A brilliant afternoon was had by everyone. Very well done to all of the children who competed and showed excellent determination at this competition. 








Year 5/6 Dodgeball
The year 5/6 dodgeball team represented the school fantastically at the recent dodgeball competition. The boys played to win but also played with a great level of honesty and showed excellent sportsmanship throughout their matches. The team managed to come 1st overall in their league by winning 4 matches and drawing 1 and then secured a fantastic 4th place overall. Very well done boys! 



Year 4-6 Table Tennis
The eight children who attended this competition showed fantastic determination and resilience throughout all of their games. All of the children played to represent and gain points for the school, but at this competition each child played in their own league. Despite not placing overall as a school, we had a number of victories throughout the afternoon with three of our children coming 3rd in their leagues and one of our children coming 2nd in theirs.