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Sports Results

Keep up-to-date with the latest Bolton School sports stories.  The latest results are at the top of the page and full sports stories can be accessed underneath the results.

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Boys' Division results are frequently updated via Twitter @SportatBolton and Girls' Division results @bsgirls_sport.

 

Boys' Division Sports Results

Follow the Boys' Division Sports Department on Twitter @SportatBolton.

 

FOOTBALL

Thursday 16th November vs St Bede's - ISFA Cup Match

U13 team won 4-2

Saturday 18th November vs Bury Grammar School

1st XI team won
2nd XI team won
U15 team won
U14 team drew
U13 A team won
U13 B team won
U12 A team won
U12 B team won

Wednesday 15th November vs Shrewsbury School

1st XI team lost 1-3
2nd XI team lost 0-2
3rd XI team won 3-2
4th XI team lost 0-1
U15 team won 6-0
U14 team lost 0-3

Saturday 11th November vs King's School Chester

1st XI team won
2nd XI team drew 0-0
3rd XI team won 6-1
U15 team lost 1-2
U13 A team won 3-0
U13 B team lost 3-5
U12 A team won
U12 B team lost

Wednesday 8th November - Greater Manchester Cup vs Audenshaw

1st XI team won 2-1

Thursday 19th October - Town Cup vs Westhoughton High School

U14 team won 4-2

Wednesday 18th October

2nd XI team won vs Rossall
3rd XI team won vs Rossall

U12 team lost in ISFA Cup match vs Lymm High School

Tuesday 17th October - Bolton Town Cup vs Harper Green

U13 team won

Saturday 14th October vs Rossall

U15 team lost 2-5
U14 team won
U13 team won 6-0
U12 team won

Thursday 12th October - ISFA Cup match vs Bede's

1st XI team lost 1-6

Wednesday 11th October

U13s won 3-2 in ISFA Cup Round 2 match vs Foremark Hall

Seniors:
1st XI team drew 3-3 vs Lancaster Royal Grammar School
1st XI team lost 3-2 vs Kings' Chester

Saturday 7th October vs Altrincham Grammar School

1st XI team lost
U15 team lost
U14 team won
U13 team lost
U12 B team won

Thursday 5th October - Town Cup Football

U16 team won
U14 team lost
U12 team lost

Wednesday 4th October vs Sandback School

1 win
1 draw

 

RUGBY

Saturday 18th November vs Stockport Grammar School

1st XV team 
2nd XV team 
U15 team 
U14 team 
U13 team 

Thursday 16th November vs Stockport Grammar School

U12 A, B and C teams played; Stockport Grammar won overall

Tuesday 14th November vs Oulder Hill

U13 team won 6-2

Thursday 9th November - Lancashire Cup vs AKS Lytham

U15 team won

Tuesday 7th November - Lancashire Cup vs Ripley St Thomas

U13 team won 7-5

Wednesday 18th October - Schools Vase match vs Giggleswick

1st XV team lost 33-5

Monday 16th October - U12 Town Rugby

Tries scored:
Bolton 7 Canon Slade 0
Bolton 5 Turton 1
Canon Slade 1 Turton 1

Saturday 14th October vs Rishworth

U14 team lost 5-24
U13 team lost 5-40
U12 team won 45-5

Thursday 12th October - Schools Competition vs Priestnall School

U15 team lost 7-49

Wednesday 11th October

1st XV team won 21-20 in County Cup match vs Ripley St Thomas

2nd XV team lost 17-26 vs Bury Grammar School

Monday 9th October - Town Rugby vs Canon Slade

U14 team won
U13 team won

Saturday 7th October vs St Mary's Crosby

1st XV team lost 5-24
U15 team won 17-5
U14 team won 17-14
U13 team won 40-20
U12 team won 30-0

Thursday 5th October - Lancashire Cup vs St John Fisher

U14 team drew 19-19

Wednesday 4th October vs Carr Hill

1st XV won 27-7

Monday 2nd October

U16 team lost 31-17 vs Canon Slade

Year 7 triangular - tries scored:
Bolton 1 Turton 1
Bolton 4 Canon Slade 0
Turton 0 Canon Slade 1

 

HOCKEY

Wednesday 15th November vs Rossall School

1st XI team won 6-3

 

BASKETBALL

Thursday 16th November vs Thornleigh Salesian College

Y9 team lost 8-12

 

SWIMMING

Tuesday 3rd October vs Oldham Hulme Grammar School

Bolton School won 176-133

 

CRICKET

For full Summer 2017 cricket match reports click here

  

 

Girls' Division Sports Results

Follow the Girls' Division Sports Department on Twitter @BSGirls_Sport.

 

NETBALL

Saturday 11th November - County round of U16 National Schools Competition

U16 team undefeated in group stages
U16 team narrowly lost in semi-final

Thursday 9th November - Greater Manchester round of U14 National Schools Competition

U14 team came 7th in their section

Wednesday 8th November vs The Grange School

Senior team won 22-7
U15 team won 21-7

Wednesday 18th October vs Thornleigh

U15 team won
U14 team won
U12 A team won

Tuesday 17th October - Bolton Schools U15 Netball Tournament

U15 team came 2nd in final vs Turton

Wednesday 11th October - U19 National Schools Competition

Bolton School team came 5th in their section

Tuesday 10th October - Bolton Schools U16 Netball Tournament

U16 team won overall

Monday 9th October - League matches vs Little Lever

U14 team won 
U13 team won
U12 team won

Saturday 7th October vs Manchester High School

U14 team won 20-18
U13 A team won 32-15
U13 B team won 13-9
U12 team won 23-17

Wednesday 4th October - League matches vs Turton

Year 7-11 played:

U16 team won
U15 team won
U13 team won
U12 team won

 

 

LACROSSE

Saturday 11th November vs Harrogate Ladies' College

Senior team won
U15 team won
U14 team won 
U13 team won 

Saturday 7th October - Northern Schools Lacrosse

Won 2 of 8 group matches

 

 

SWIMMING

Wednesday 8th November - John Parry Relays

U18s 2nd in Medley relay

Tuesday 17th October vs Canon Slade

Wins for both age groups
Bolton School won overall 193-165

Tuesday 10th October vs Westholme

Wins for all age groups
Bolton School won overall 190-134

 

Friday, 17 November 2017

Head of Sport’s Rugby Contribution Recognised

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Mr Paul Fernside, the Boys’ Division Head of Sport and Master in Charge of Rugby, travelled to Twickenham to attend the recent England v Argentina International as a guest of Mitsubushi and the RFU. He had been nominated to receive an award from the...
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Friday, 17 November 2017

U13s Reach National Football Quarter-Finals

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Bolton School’s U13 football team is into the Quarter Finals of the Independent Schools’ Football Association (ISFA) Cup, having overcome Manchester’s St Bede’s College, 4-2 in the last sixteen round.  After playing out a 2-2 draw with St Bede’s in ...
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Friday, 3 November 2017

School Shortlisted for TES Independent School Award

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Bolton School has been shortlisted for the Times Educational Supplement (TES) Whole School Community Initiative Award in recognition for its work with The Bolton Sports Alliance. The winner will be announced at the Independent School Awards ceremony ...
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Friday, 3 November 2017

School Shortlisted for TES Independent School Award

Launch of Bolton Sports Alliance with Beth Tweddle (1).jpg

Bolton School has been shortlisted for the Times Educational Supplement (TES) Whole School Community Initiative Award in recognition for its work with The Bolton Sports Alliance. The winner will be announced at the Independent School Awards ceremony ...
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Monday, 30 October 2017

Bolton School Pupils Contribute to ESSA’s Water Polo Success

ESSA Bolton School boys, Marcus and Jack

Two boys and a girl from Bolton School have spent the October half-term helping out the English Schools’ Swimming Association (ESSA) put in some impressive displays at the Malta Exiles International Water Polo Tournament.  Jack Phillips and Marcus Cr...
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Monday, 30 October 2017

Bolton School Pupils Contribute to ESSA’s Water Polo Success

ESSA Thea Simpson with coach

Two boys and a girl from Bolton School have spent the October half-term helping out the English Schools’ Swimming Association (ESSA) put in some impressive displays at the Malta Exiles International Water Polo Tournament.  Jack Phillips and Marcus Cr...
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Friday, 27 October 2017

Morgan’s Lancashire Rugby Call-Up

Morgan Skeels-Caldwell Lancs Rugby Selection

Year 13 student Morgan Skeels-Caldwell has been selected to play for Lancashire U18s this weekend. He will play in a match against Cumbria at Darlington on Sunday. Morgan, who plays back row for Bolton RUFC, has been selected for the twenty-four man...
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Friday, 20 October 2017

GB U19s Squad Selection for Water Polo Player Thea

Thea Simpson water polo

Thea Simpson in Year 12 has been selected for the GB U19 Women’s Waterpolo Squad following successful trials. This squad will be working towards European and World Championships next year. Thea will therefore need to continue to work hard to maintain...
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Friday, 20 October 2017

Lizzie Selected for Regional Development Programme

Lizzie Harkness

Congratulations to Year 9 pupil Lizzie Harkness, who has been selected by the Football Association to attend their Under 14s Regional Development Programme. This residential weekend is held in October. Girls from across the North West region have be...
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Friday, 20 October 2017

Young Gymnast Joins GB Squad

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Year 5 pupil Dinburgh Ai has been selected to join the Britain Gymnastics U12 Squad. She will now have the opportunity to take part in training sessions with British Gymnastics to help her to improve even further. The photos are from Dinburgh's bron...
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