Broom Leys Primary Hit for Six at Kwik Cricket Finals!

Posted: Wed, 24 Jun 2015 11:05

Broom Leys Primary Hit for Six at Kwik Cricket Finals!

10 Teams from across Leicestershire, Leicester City & Rutland, took part in the Kwik Cricket Super-Series Final last week (18th June).

In a closely fought contest which saw all 10 partnerships represented, it was Broom Leys Primary School (North West Leicester) that took home the gold medals. Frisby C of E Primary School (Melton & Belvoir) came second, with Mercenfeld Primary School (Hinckley & Bosworth) finishing in third position.

The 'Spirit of the Games' trophy was awarded to Whissendine C of E Primary School (Rutland). The umpires collectively believed that this school best showed the values in which the "School Games" represents - Determination, Honesty, Passion, Respect, Self-Belief and Teamwork.

The Super-Series Final saw up to 10 Year 5/6 girls and boys representing each partnership, which was kindly hosted by Ashby Hastings Cricket Club.

Results - Kwik Cricket, Year 5/6 Mixed

  • Winners ~ North West Leicester (Broom Leys Primary School)
  • 2nd Place ~ Melton & Belvoir (Frisby C of E Primary School)
  • 3rd Place ~ Hinckley & Bosworth (Mercenfeld Primary School)
  • 4th Place ~ North Charnwood (Castle Donington College)
  • 5th Place ~ East Leicester (Abbey Primary School)
  • 6th Place ~ Blaby & Harborough (Gilmorton Chandler C of E Primary School)
  • 7th Place ~ West Leicester (Avenue Primary School)
  • 8th Place ~ Oadby & Wigston (Brocks Hill Primary School)
  • 9th Place ~ Rutland (Whissendine C of E Primary School)
  • 10th Place ~ South Charnwood (The Merton Primary School)
  • 'Spirit of the Games' ~Rutland (Whissendine C of E Primary School)

The Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sainsbury's School Games is open to all young people aged 5-18 years, of all abilities and backgrounds in every school from across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.

It provides schools with the chance to boost their existing work in school sport to create a year-round calendar of competition for all students and provides County, Regional and National pathways for our most talented athletes.

Through our 10 local School Sport & Physical Activity Networks (SSPANs), Levels 1 and 2 are delivered across 10 partnership areas within Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, by School Games Organisers (SGOs).

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) deliver on the Level 3 offer, organising and delivering a calendar of County Finals throughout the year in the form of School Games Super-Series Finals and School Games Championships.

For more information on the Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games and to get your School involved visit the web link below.

Broom Leys Primary Hit for Six at Kwik Cricket Finals!

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