The Under 12 Girls’ Futsal title was eventually won by Noel Baker on Thursday night after a tight and tense final with hosts Woodlands.
After the two teams remained unbeaten through the group stages their outstanding final remained goalless after normal and extra time, leaving only penalties to separate them.
As the shootout ebbed one way before the flowing the other, the two sides remained level after five penalties each. Only after two rounds of sudden death were Noel Baker able to smash home the winning penalty.
Both teams will progress to the county final on Thursday 17 […]
Our biggest ever primary schools’ table tennis tournament eventually saw Brackensdale and Oakwood Junior Schools progress to the county finals.
The two teams of four topped their groups, both remaining unbeaten throughout the tournament and Brackensdale taking a clean sweep of the matches they played. Full tables for the competition are displayed below.
We wish both teams luck and success as they progress to the Derbyshire Final on Tuesday 1 December.
Thanks for hosting the tournament to Derby Moor Community Sports College.
Murray Park A Team won the first Futsal Tournament of the school year as they beat Noel Baker in a closely contested final in the Year 6/7 event. Both teams will now go forward to the County Finals in December to represent Derby City.
Murray Park also took Bronze as their B Team beat Derby Moor with a Golden Goal in extra time in the 3rd/4th place play off.
The tournament, which allows Primary School Teams to pit their wits against Secondary counterparts was played at a fast and furious pace with goals aplenty and some […]
November’s Olympian of the Month in our #Road2Rio #FaceForTheFuture series is Liam Pitchford – a Table Tennis star from Chesterfield.
Schools can download and use these resources to encourage pupils to research more about these and other Olympians and Paralympians as well as aspiring to be amongst the next off the East Midlands production line!
If you have a suggestion for a #FaceForTheFuture, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Road2Rio – Liam Pitchford – Nov 2015