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Y5/6 Girls Football 1st team at home vs Woodlesford – Lost 4-1 (26/10/18)
26 October 2018
At the end of what has been a very busy week, as well as a busy half term, the girls 1st team hosted Woodlesford on the last day before the half term break. Despite their tired legs, the girls but in just as much energy as always, but Woodlesford are a very good team themselves, and were able to catch us on the break to make it 2-0 in the first half. Despite pulling a goal back ourselves in the second half, as well as hitting the woodwork and forcing their keeper into some great saves, it was Woodlesford who were able to extend their lead; eventually winning 4-1. Even though we lost, it’s been a brilliant start to the season, and the girls will always look to push themselves against other great teams in the city. There were lots of aspects we could take with us into the next time we face them.
Y5/6 Girls Football 1st team at home vs St Patrick’s – Won 2-0 (25/10/18)
25 October 2018
In the middle of a hectic week of fixtures for the girls they hosted St Patrick’s in the league. Again, playing strong opposition, the girls looed calm and composed at the back, and were able to put together some excellent passing moves to work some decent chances in front of goal. These chances in turn created goals for the girls, as they were able to pull away in the second half to secure a 2-0 victory to keep their place at the top of the league!
Y5/6 Boys Football 1st team away at St Theresa’s – Won 2-0 (24/10/18)
24 October 2018
In their last game before the half term the boys travelled to St Theresa’s in the league in what they knew would probably be their toughest game yet. Those thoughts were definitely realised earlier on as St Theresa’s, who definitely had the physically bigger and stronger team were able to go toe-to-toe with our boys. In a close first half, chances were few and far between as the majority of the ball was played in the middle of the pitch, with committed defending from both teams. The second half continued much of the same, although chances were increasing as the game wore on. The breakthrough came when a through ball set Tom in the clear and his low shot was able to find its way into the back of the net. Shadwell were able to get another goal on the break towards the end of the game when Tom’s great run and shot made it 2-0. It was the boys’ best performance of the season so far, and they needed to be at their best to beat a very good St Theresa’s team, using all their energy and commitment to grab the win!
Y5/6 Girls Football 1st team at home vs Alwoodley - Won 3-0 (23/10/18)
23 October 2018
At the start of what will be a busy week for the girls’ 1st team, they hosted Alwoodley in the league. Having gotten off to a great start, being able to take the lead early on, the girls continued to play well throughout, adding further goals in the second half. With great defending at the back, accompanied by some brilliant saves from Alina in goal, the team put in an all-round accomplished performance to get the week off to a great start!
Y5/6 Boys Football 1st team at home vs Whinmoor St Paul’s – Won 3-0 (22/10/18)
22 October 2018
Also looking to keep their great early season form going, the boys 1st team hosted Whinmoor St Paul’s this week. They were able to pick up from where they left off, continuing their excellent passing play, and looking as solid as ever at the back. The possession was turned into goals part way through the first half, and the team were able to continue this into the second, eventually winning 3-0.
Y5/6 Girls Football 1st team at home vs Wetherby St Joseph’s – Won 5-0 (18/10/18)
18 October 2018
The girls were looking to keep their early season form going as they hosted Wetherby St Joseph’s. A great early start was continued throughout as the girls maintained the high expectations they had set themselves previously. The team were able to capitalise further in the second half by finishing off some brilliant passing moves to eventually win 5-0!
Y5/6 Boys Football 1st team at home vs Scholes – Won 5-0 (17/10/18)
17 October 2018
The boys played Scholes this week, hoping to build on what was a very promising start to the season. The team were able to play some excellent football, and turned possession into goals throughout the game. Everyone played their part in wat was a great performance from the boys, and we look forward to playing more games next week!
Y5/6 Girls Football 1st team at home vs St Augustine’s – Won 3-1 (15/10/18)
15 October 2018
The girls played St Augustine’s this week as they looked to build on the victory in the previous game. In what was a close encounter, the team took the lead in the first half, going 2-0 up by half time. St Augustine’s were able to pull one back in the second half, although it was Shadwell who got the crucial next goal of the game on the break towards the end. A great game, and one which was very good for the girls to win as they look to continue this into next week!
Y5/6 Boys Football 2nd team away at Deighton Gates – Lost 5-0 (11/10/18)
11 October 2018
The boys’ 2nd team travelled to Deighton Gates this week. Even though they may not have got a result they were hoping for, a lot of the goals came in quick succession and for large periods of the game the boys were able to match the opposition with their effort. They were also unlucky not to score themselves towards the end of the game.
Y4, 5 & 6 Cross Country Regional Competition at Brigshaw High School (8/10/18)
8 October 2018
This week we took boys and girls teams, from both Bramham and Shadwell, to the Regional Cross Country tournament. We also took teams from Y4, 5 & 6, making a total of 60 children from the Federation, the most we’d ever taken! It was great to see all the children giving absolutely everything on a difficult running course; not only that, but our Y4 Girls, Y5 Girls, Y6 Boys and Y6 Girls also finished in the top 5 teams for their races and therefore qualified for the city finals! Also well done to Oliver in Y4 who finished 7th in his race and qualified as an individual runner for the Leeds City Finals!
Y5/6 Girls Football 2nd team at home vs IHOM 2nd team (4/10/18) – Drew 0-0
4 October 2018
The girls’ 2nd team had another fixture this week when they hosted Immaculate Heart. Even though they had lost their two previous fixtures, the performances had been very positive, and this game was no different, with very committed defending and some great attacking play the girls’ looked like a very solid unit. For spells they had the majority of the ball and used it brilliantly. They also kept their focus very well and last ditch tackling, especially towards the end kept us in it to gain a well-earned draw.
Y5/6 Boys Football 1st team away at Manston St James (3/10/18) – Won 6-3
3 October 2018
The boys overcame a tricky fixture this week when the beat Manston St James in the league. Away from home the boys were able to take a 3-0 lead with some great finishing and long range shots. Manston, made a great comeback, eventually levelling the game 3-3 just after half time. Despite the setbacks the boys showed great resilience to hold their nerve and regain the lead, eventually winning 6-3. More than the victory itself, what was more impressive was the team spirit and the way the boys stuck together!