Senior School News

Netball

Netball: U15A vs St Alban’s

Posted on: January, 27th Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News

The U15A netball team had a very close match against St Alban’s. The first quarter ended 4-4 with goals going with centres thanks to a very tight Woodbridge defence of Josephine Pryor and Jemima Potter. The second quarter was 11- 13 to St Alban’s, despite some excellent shooting from Chloe Neall and Emma

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Hockey

Boys Hockey Junior 1st VII vs RHS

Posted on: January, 22nd Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News

Score: Won 1-0

It was a good start to the season for the Junior 1st hockey team with a 1-0 win against RHS. The first 10 minutes of the match saw Woodbridge working their hardest and playing their best hockey. Good movement and slick passing resulted in a cheeky finish from the elusive Daniel

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Netball

Netball U13A vs Kesgrave

Posted on: January, 22nd Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News

Score: Won 29-1

On a cold afternoon we travelled to Kesgrave and dominated the game entirely. There was some great shooting from Joanne Garnett, Tessa Lye, and Amelia Potter and our defence of Harriet Petley, Maud Peel, and Lucy Hudson made sure that Kesgrave were only able to score one goal throughout the whole

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Under 19 Chess Tournament Semi Final

Under 19 Chess Tournament Semi Final

Posted on: January, 22nd Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News

Tuesday 20th January saw the schools National Under 19 chess team travel to Southend High School for Boys for the regional semi-finals of this prestigious competition. One of the great things about chess is that age is largely irrelevant, and we fielded 6 players from Year 13 to year

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Netball

Under 16A Netball v East Bergholt

Posted on: January, 21st Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News

Score: Won 15-10

Although East Bergholt came back to us in the second quarter we dominated the rest of the game. There was some excellent shooting and competitive spirit from Katie La Vergne and some fantastic defending from Issy Farr. Freya Cooney played well in both defence, supporting the play up the court and as GA she shot and fed the ball

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Netball

U12A Netball vs Ipswich School

Posted on: January, 21st Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News

Score: Won 27-8

This was a great display of teamwork especially in very cold conditions. We dominated the game from the first whistle and there was an excellent movement and shooting from Joanne Garnett and great defending from Lucy Hudson which enabled us to be in control of the game the whole way

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Career Assemblies get off to a flying start

Career Assemblies get off to a flying start

Posted on: January, 20th Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

On Monday 19th January we welcomed James Averdieck, founder of the delicious GU puddings, to talk to us in in assembly about entrepreneurship and how his career has progressed. A fascinating talk ensued about taking risks, welcoming failure and becoming resilient. Feedback from the students has been excited, with several different business ideas

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Cross Country

Cross Country

Posted on: January, 19th Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

It was a sunny but very cold and windy day for the County B races at Culford, the conditions (apart from the course) were ideal, although the route had been changed for this year’s race, and included running through fields containing sheep! It was an extremely successful day, with 11 out of the 17 runners gaining a top 16 position in their respective

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Netball

U12A Netball vs Ipswich School

Posted on: January, 19th Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News

Score: Woodbridge 20 – 11 Ipswich School

Although it was an extremely cold and frosty Saturday morning, we were all hyped up ready for our first league match of the season. Although we had to wait for a decision to be made as to whether we could

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Woodbridge Hockey 1st XI vs Felsted 1st XI

Hockey 1st XI vs Felsted 1st XI

Posted on: January, 14th Jan 2015

In Category: Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

Woodbridge 5 -2 Felsted

The U18 team’s confidence was high following a big win against RHS and some productive training sessions focusing specifically on using defence to attack.

We were now familiar with the style of play that Felsted use (fast, counter attacking hockey). Suffering a defeat at the same point of the cup this time last year added to the desire and motivation for a victory this time

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