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Match report: U14/U16 badminton v Hethersett Academy

The U14 and U16 badminton teams played their first games of the season yesterday against Hethersett Academy. Although both teams lost by 3 games to 6, special thanks go to Anna L and Rebekah Y for stepping in at the last minute owing to illness.

  • Badminton club is held on Friday lunchtimes from 1pm, for all pupils in Years 3 upwards. It provides a wonderful opportunity to practise our skills and learn how to work together as a doubles pairing.

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    Match report: U14 badminton v Norwich High School for Girls

    The U14 badminton team secured a 5-4 win over Norwich High School earlier this week – with the tie coming down to the final point of the final match. Despite absence and illness the team pulled together and should be proud of their efforts.

    TEAM: Isabelle, Sophie, Rebekah, Mia, Anna & Cristina

    Now we wait for confirmation to see if we have made this year’s finals!

    Miss Mickleburgh



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    Match report: U14/U16 badminton v Hethersett Academy

    On Tuesday our U14/U16 badminton team took on Hethersett Academy at HOHS.  Despite a loss for the U16 team, the U14s came away victorious in a close and fiercely-contested contest, with Rebekah and Emily winning their final game 21-20 to secure a 5-4 win overall.  Well done, girls! Next week we welcome Attleborough High School.



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    Match report: U14/U16 badminton v Reepham/Attleborough


    Another successful evening of badminton last night saw both the U16 and U14 teams coming away with victories:

    U16 vs Reepham High School (AWAY)
    Francsca and Ebony: 21-8 win, 21-7 win and 21-9 win
    Olivia and Lily: 21-9 win, 21-12 win and 21-9 win
    Khloe and Anna: 15-21 loss, 21-11 win and 21-10 win
    Result: HOHS win 8-1
    U14 vs Attleborough High School (HOME)
    Isabel and Emily: 21-7 win, 21-17 win and 21-11 win
    Ella and Philippa: 20-22 win, 21-16 win and 21-12 win
    Alice and Aisling: 13-21 loss, 19-21 loss and 19-21 loss
    Result: HOHS win 6.3 

    With each age group having only one game of the season left after half term, currently the U16’s have won all their four matches, U14’s have won three and lost two and the U12’s have won two.

    Miss Mickleburgh
    Head of PE