News: Sports News
Year 7 Netball Team South Ribble Champions!
A huge well done to these 11 superstars who are South Ribble Tournament CHAMPIONS!
Year 7 Football Team Success
The Year 7 football team were in South Ribble Cup action on Tuesday 18th April.
Table Tennis Team success!
Congratulations to both our U13 and U16 table tennis teams who won the South Ribble District competition held at Balshaw's last week.
Year 10 Boys Through to the Semi Finals of the Lancashire County Cup!
Our Year 10 boys team have reached the final four in Lancashire after another nail biting extra time game.
Year 11 Football Team
Our Year 11 football team were in Lancashire Cup Quarter-Final action on Monday 27th March VS Baines School.
Year 11 Boys' Football Team in the Lancashire Cup Quarter Finals!
Our Year 11 boys' football team were in Lancashire Cup action on Wednesday 22nd March. They played against Montgomery Academy, on a very windy afternoon, at Blackpool & The Fylde College!
South Ribble Schools Gymnastics Championships
In February, our Gymnastics team competed in the South Ribble Schools Floor and Vault Championships at Worden Academy.
Our Year 10 Netball Team are South Ribble Champions!
A massive well done to the Year 10 netball team who are South Ribble Champions!
Beth A, in Year 8, is a really is a dedicated swimming superstar and has taken part in three county swimming competitions already this year and won lots of medals!
Year 10 Boys Through to Lancashire County Quarter Finals
An unbelievable performance from our Year 10 boys has put them through to the quarter finals of the Lancashire County Cup.
South Ribble Netball Coaching
Thank you so much to Laura and Liz from South Ribble Netball club for a fantastic session with our Year 7 netballers!
U13 Boys Basketball Team
Well done to our U13s basketball team who took part in their first basketball fixtures. They played 4 fixtures winning 3 of them in what was a fantastic start to the season.
Our girls have been really busy with their fabulous football skills recently.
Well done to our boys Indoor Athletics team who competed at the South Ribble competition held at All Hallows.
Congratulations to Mia, in Year 7, who recently took part in a gymnastics competition in Leicester and won two medals.
Cross Country Event
On Saturday 19th November, a group of our students represented Balshaw’s in a cross country competition at Hutton Grammar.
Year 7 Boys' Football Team
Our Year 7 boys' football team have been busy taking part in South Ribble league fixtures against Wellfield, All Hallows and Penwortham Priory.
South Ribble Athletics Championships - June 2022
On Friday 24th June our U14s Athletics team travelled to Stanley Park to compete at the South Ribble Athletics competition.
Year 8 Rounders
A huge well done to the Year 8 rounders team who competed in the South Ribble tournament on Monday 27th June.
Year 7 Rounders - South Ribble Tournament
Congratulations to our Year 7 Rounders team for finishing in 3rd place finish in the South Ribble Tournament in June.
Year 9 Rounders
A very impressive performance by the following Year 9 girls, they were undefeated in all 5 of their matches and are now South Ribble Champions!
Year 10 Rounders
A huge well done to the following Year 10 students who played in their first ever rounders tournament on Tuesday 7th June at Penwortham Priory Academy.
Josh R, in Year 10, and Sam W, in Year 8, played in the English Schools Golf Association competition on Monday 25th April at Dunscar, along with 55 other young people.
Lancashire Cup Final
Unfortunately, our girls were beaten 7-2 by a very good Haslingden side in the Lancashire Cup Final.
A huge well done to one of our students that came 2nd place while racing at Haydock Park.
Year 9 Sports Leaders
Congratulations and a huge well done to our Year 9 Sports Leaders who officiated the Year 5 & 6 Leyland Primary Schools' Football Tournament on Tuesday 17th May.
Year 10 Boys are South Ribble Cup Champions
We are really proud of our Year 10 boys who won the South Ribble Cup football final on 5th May.
Year 7 and 8 Girls Football Team
The Year 7 and 8 girls' football team took part in a 7-a-side competition, held by grassroots team, Euxton Girls.
Year 9 are South Ribble Cup Winners!!
Year 9 Play in the South Ribble Netball Tournament
Our Year 9’s played in the South Ribble Netball tournament in March at All Hallows.
Year 8 Netball Success!
A huge well done to the Year 8 netball team!
Success for our U16s Girls
On Thursday 17th March, I am delighted to say that our U16s Girls 7-a-side team finished in first place in the South Ribble competition.
Year 7 and 8 Boys Indoor Athletics Competition
Year 7 and Year 8 Girls Indoor Athletics Competition
Well done to the Year 7 and Year 8 Girls Indoor Athletics team who came 3rd and 4th respectively out of 9 schools at the recent South Ribble Schools' Indoor Athletics Championships.
Fantastic Sport Leaders
Well done to our Sports Leaders who did a fantastic job refereeing the Leyland Primary Schools' Girls Football Tournament held on our 3G pitch.
U13 Girls 7-a-side Competition
On Thursday 10th March, nine of our under 13 girls took part in a 7-a-side competition.
Year 7 Netball News
More success for our Year 7 girls, who won their second match against Penwortham Girls High School team this week.
Year 7 Netball News
U13s Girls' Football Team
The under 13's 6-a-side football team took part in a Blackburn Rovers community trust football tournament on Monday 13th December.
U14s Girls' Football Team
The under 14s girls' football team have been in good form in the past two rounds of the Lancashire cup, in Round 1, beating Ormskirk 17-1, and then in Round 2 beating a good Bowland side, 7-4.
Our Year 9 Netball Team Win Again!
South Ribble Cross Country Competition
A huge well done and thank you to all our students who represented Balshaw's on Saturday 20th November.
More Wins For Year 9 Football Team!
It's been another successful few weeks for our Year 9 football squad who have won two more important fixtures.
U13 Girls Take Part in South Ribble Tournament
On Tuesday 9th November, our under 13 girls took part in a South Ribble 6-a-side tournament.
Clayton House Win Year 7 Inter-house Benchball
Overall Sport Inter-House Leaderboard for Half Term 1
Cuerden House Win Year 8 and 9 Inter-house Football
Year 9 Boys Win Again!
After their success in the second round of the English Schools cup last week, our Year 9 boys faced Bishop Rawstorne in the first round of the Lancashire County Cup, this week.
Farington House are Interhouse Football Winners!
Year 9 Football Team - English Schools Cup 2nd Round Win!
On Wednesday 6th October, our Year 9 boys' football team travelled over to Manchester Grammar School to play them in the second round of the English Schools Cup.
Balshaw’s Success at Golf Championship
On Monday 19th April, the Lancashire Schools Golf Championships were held at Pleasington Golf Club. Over 50 golfers took part.
Well done to our gymnastics team who competed in the South Ribble Floor and Vault Championships on Thursday 5th March.
Nifty Netball from our Year 7 Girls
A huge well done to the super talented Year 7 netball team who won their first ever school match on Tuesday 21st January against Leyland St Mary's.
Balshaw's Indoor Athletics Champions
Our Year 7 and 8 boys took part in the South Ribble Indoor Athletics competition held at Lostock Hall on Monday 2nd December.
Year 7 Boys' Football Team Through Another Round of the Lancashire Cup
Our Year 7 team travelled over to Colne, in December, to play against Fishermoore High School.
Year 7 Boys Football Win
Congratulations to the Year 7 boys' 7-a-side squad who have won the initial group stage of the Lancashire County Cup beating Worden and All Hallows.
Dance World Cup Success for Phoebe
In July 2019, Phoebe Rogerson in Year 7, travelled to Portugal to represent England in the Dance World Cup.
Charity Row for Heartbeat..amazing total so far is £1,288.90
A huge thank you to everyone who took part in the event. You are all amazing and we couldn’t do it without you!