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Warwickshire Cup Competition – Volleyball


In the last few days of the term there was an amazing and inspirational evening of competitive volleyball from all Twycross  House teams.  It was a time when everything fell into place and players produced their best performances to date – a credit to all their hard work in the league.  Warwickshire Champions: Jemima Cockcroft… Continue reading Warwickshire Cup Competition – Volleyball.


Junior Netball


The A, B and C teams started their season with friendly fixtures against Milverton winning all their games, 20:0 to the A team, 10:0 to the B team and 9:0 to the C team. Twenty-onegirls participated in these matches, who all played some great netball. Their respective NPSSA leagues have taken place over the term… Continue reading Junior Netball.


U12 and U11 Girls’ Football


The level of enthusiasm from the girls has been tremendous this term and their commitment to training every week is astounding. It has been pouring with rain at times and yet still the girls are ready and waiting to get started. They recently took part in the U12 district tournament and played exceptionally well, so… Continue reading U12 and U11 Girls’ Football.


The Ultimate result


Ultimate teams from Twycross House School came home as Championship winners after the Girls’ National Indoor Championships. Over 20 schools from all over the country competed in the Championships in Wolverhampton on 14th November. The U14 team came second in their age group to Bishop Heber High School in Chester, while the U17 team came… Continue reading The Ultimate result.


Boys’ Games report


It has been another extremely successful term for the Boys’ sporting fixtures. The introduction of contact Rugby has been received really well and has grown the appreciation for a dirty top to display a good afternoon of hard work! Our U9’s Football have played superbly well over the season, the A team only lost one… Continue reading Boys’ Games report.


Junior Netballers’ Double Up


The start of the summer term saw both the U11 and U10s play in the NPSSA Netball Tournaments. Despite not having played or practised in over a month, the girls did exceptionally well. Only two days into the term the U10s competed in their event on a warm, sunny afternoon. With four league games to… Continue reading Junior Netballers’ Double Up.


Junior Rounders Report


Junior rounders has had a very impressive season this summer. All players have been committed and enthusiastic about attending practices on a regular basis and have won four major trophies. The girls’ first two games were against Stoneygate with two losses, the U11s by 11½ to 6½ and U10s by 15 to 8. Stoneygate played… Continue reading Junior Rounders Report.


European Champions


Four Twycross students became European champions in the summer. Chris Vero, Bradley Pugh, George Hall and George Rutter represented Great Britain U17 at the European Championships in Italy. The boys all played a pivotal role in their final victory over Austria. Twycross also had students representing Great Britain in the U20 open, U20 girls and… Continue reading European Champions.


Junior Netball


The spring term has been a busy one for all the junior netballers. Form 4 A and B teams played in the Nuneaton area league and were very successful. The A team really gelled as a unit and played some superb netball, playing five and winning five games. This resulted in their finishing in first… Continue reading Junior Netball.


Table Tennis Success


In their first ever competitive tournament the U13 team of Curtis Smith, Nathan Harris, Oliver West and Ewan Barlow produced a terrific performance to win the Nuneaton and District Table Tennis Tournament and progress to the County finals to be played as part of the Warwickshire School Games. Only one player, from George Eliot School,… Continue reading Table Tennis Success.