News: Match Reports 2018 2019
3 January 2019
Y5/6 Girls Football 1st team away at Holy Family – Won 12-2 (10/12/18)
10 December 2018
In their final game before Christmas the girls made the long journey to West Leeds to play Holy Family. It was a different style of game as it was played on a more compact astro turf pitch, which meant less time on the ball and blocking shots as important as ever. The team got off to a great start early on when goals from Isla (3) and Hetty took the lead. The girls were able to play some great football and further goals from Mega, Lucy, Sukhmann, Emelia, Hajrah and Emily sealed a great win to end a brilliant term of sport!
Y5 Dodgeball Tournament at John Smeaton Leisure Centre – Winners (29/11/18)
29 November 2018
The Y5 Dodgeball team competed in the Regional Dodgeball tournament this week. It was the first time we had entered a team, having done some training at school the team started brightly, winning their group and qualifying for the final. The final was very close, and although everyone played their part throughout the tournament, a special mention goes to Dan who, being our last player, was able to beat the four remaining players on the opposition with win the tournament and qualify for the City Finals next year! The team’s record finished with 9 wins, 1 draw and 0 losses!
Y5/6 Girls Football 2nd team at home vs Immaculate Heart – Won 3-0 (26/11/18)
26 November 2018
The girls looked to build upon their excellent performances so far this half term as they hosted Immaculate Heart. A first half goal from Sofia gave Shadwell the lead, and some committed defending maintained the lead going into half time. The second half saw even better football. The girls’ enthusiasm was infectious and each player played their part. Toward the end Holly was able add two goals to the lead, giving Shadwell a 3-0 victory at full time.
Y5/6 Boys Football 1st team at home vs Rothwell St Mary’s – Won 6-0 (22/11/18)
22 November 2018
The boys participated in the second round of the Leeds Cup this week as they hosted Rothwell St Mary’s. They were able to continue their great league form with some excellent passing and moving, combined with solid defending. As the game grew on the boys were able to pull away, winning 6-0 and qualifying for the third round of the cup!
Y6 Sportshall Athletics at Allerton Grange (15/11/18)
15 November 2018
This week our whole Year 6 Class represented the school at the Regional Sportshall Athletics Competition. It was a very exciting event and all children were able to take part and compete, contributing to our team’s scores. It was brilliant to see all the children supporting each other and there was lots of great sportsmanship on show!
Y5/6 Girls Football 2nd team vs Bramham – Lost 2-0 (14/11/18)
14 November 2018
The girls’ 2nd team continued their run of games as they hosted Bramham this week. Even though the scoreline didn’t go our way, the performance of the team was just as exemplary as Monday’s game and there were lots of positives to build on into next week.
Y5/6 Girls Football 2nd team away at Whinmoor St Paul’s – Won 3-1 (12/11/18)
12 November 2018
The girls’ football 2nd team travelled to Whinmoor St Paul’s for a game this week. Having been working hard earlier on in the season, the team were looking forward to implementing this in their first away game. Starting positively, the team were full of energy and enthusiasm, and this paid off when they took the lead through goals from Poppy and Rakhi. Everyone was playing brilliantly and a third was added in the 2nd half. Despite conceding the girls’ heads never dropped and they were able to grab a much deserved first win of the season!
Y5/6 Boys Football 2nd team vs Bramham – Lost 3-0 (7/11/18)
7 November 2018
The Boys’ 2nd team started the new half term by hosting Bramham on what was a slippery pitch in tricky conditions. Despite the weather to boys did their best to match Bramham throughout the first half and were unlucky to concede just before the break to a deflected effort. Even though we had chances of our own, we were unable to make them count in the second half and ultimately it was Bramham who were able to extend their lead, eventually winning 3-0. Still, the team deserved credit for battling away and persevering throughout the match.
Y5/6 Boys Football at home vs Swarcliffe (5/11/18) – Won 4-0
5 November 2018
The boys got their half term off to a great start tonight as they hosted a Swarcliffe team playing their first game of the season. In what was a closely contested game throughout, it was really the boys passing and moving which ultimately proved the difference. They were able to make the most of the space on a big pitch and great finishing from Zak, Harry D and Max A sealed the result. Credit also to Swarcliffe, who also played well, especially for their first game. They showed excellent and very committed defending!
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!
Y5/6 Girls Football 1st team at home vs Meanwood (2/10/18) – Won 2-1
2 October 2018
The second match against Meanwood was quite soon after the first as the girls hosted them on the school field this week. In awkward conditions the team played exceptionally well and were able to take the lead through Megan’s goal. Even though Meanwood equalised in the second half the girls didn’t panic and were rewarded when Sukhmann’s strike towards the end of the game sealed the win!
Y5/6 Girls Football 2nd team at home vs Alwoodley (1/10/18) – Lost 3-0
1 October 2018
The girls’ 2nd team had their second game this week as they hosted Alwoodley. Despite losing, the game was more about the performance as well as the girls continuing to grow as a team. There was lots of energy and enthusiasm, and everything which needed to be improved upon will come purely through just playing more games.
Shadwell Girls Football 1st team at home vs Immaculate Heart (27/9/18) – Won 3-0
27 September 2018
The girls played their second game in a week as they hosted Immaculate Heart on the field. The opposition, who were a good team, posed lots of problems for the girls to deal with, but we did really well, especially Alina in goal who made a great save when the score was only 1-0! Shadwell’s first game from a run from Emily down the right, whose cross was controlled brilliantly by Megan, who finished back across the keeper. The score at halftime stayed 1-0 but was increased in the second half when Megan doubled her tally. Megan then went onto complete her hat-trick when she followed in Abi’s shot which had hit the post! Another great victory for the team in what’s been a great start to the season!
Shadwell Boys Football 1st team away vs Grimes Dyke (26/9/18) – Won 1-0
26 September 2018
The boys 1st team began their league campaign on Wednesday as they travelled to Grimes Dyke. With the majority of the team being new to school football, it was sure to be an interesting game as to how the boys would gel together. In what turned out to be an end-to-end, scrappy game, the two teams were eventually only separated by a great strike from Max A, curling his effort into the top corner in the first half. The team showed lots of great character for their first game as they battled through difficult opposition to get the win! Well done to all, including debut keeper Harry who made a couple of brilliant saves towards the end!
Shadwell Girls Football 1st team away vs Meanwood (24/9/18) – Won 5-1
24 September 2018
It was the turn of the girls 1st team to begin their season this week as they travelled to Meanwood in the league. Having five players remaining from last year’s team gives the girls an excellent base, with quality added around them. Despite this, it will always take time to settle in, and the team went 1-0 down early on. Still, they never let that worry them and kept playing their own way; new captain Emily got the first goal of the season when she volleyed in Megan’s corner. Debutant Hetty gave Shadwell the lead at the end of the first half when her shot snuck in at the near post. At the break the score remained 2-1 Shadwell. The girls increased their lead early on in the 2nd half through goals from Megan and Sukhmann, before Megan got Shadwell’s fifth on a great breakaway towards the end after a great block from Isla in defence. A great way to start the new season, showing lots of resilience after trailing at the beginning!
Shadwell Boys 2nd team at home vs Bramham (19/9/18) – Drew 2-2
19 September 2018
The boys 2nd team had their first game of the year on Wednesday when they too hosted Bramham Primary. The team got off to a great start when a brilliant run and finish from Jacob made the score 1-0 TO Shadwell. Going into the wind in the first half made it tricky to defend, and the equaliser came when a cleared corner was played back into the penalty area and an unlucky deflection saw it turned into the net. Shadwell retook the lead just before half time when a ball was played passed the Bramham keeper and Jacob tapped in his, and Shadwell’s second of the game. The team had to withstand a lot of Bramham pressure in the second half and the second equaliser came when a run through the middle ended with a neat Bramham finish. The score remained 2-2, a great draw in a first match with some excellent teamwork and individual skills on show.
Shadwell Girls Football 2nd team at home vs Bramham (18/9/18) – Lost 3-1
18 September 2018
The 2nd team had their first game of the year when they hosted Bramham Primary this Tuesday. The team played exceptionally well, especially as it was some children’s first game for school. In tricky, blustery conditions the girls kept battling away and despite going 1-0, were able to put some excellent pressure onto the Bramham goal. They were very unlucky to concede a second from their own corner, as a quick Bramham break away made it 2-0. Still, the team were able to pull a goal back in the second half and there were lots of positives to build upon for the games going forward!