For our final set of sports results for 2019, we would like to say a very big thank you to all pupils and students that have competed for QEGS sports teams this year.  Your commitment and enthusiasm is always valued.


1st XI               vs         The Grange, won 3-1

1st XI               vs         Rossall, lost 3-1

2nd XI             vs         Rossall, lost 5-4

U15’s              vs         Westholme, won 4-0

U14’s              vs         Westholme, won 4-0

U13’s              vs         Westholme, won 5-3

U12’s (a)         vs         Westholme, drew 2-2

U12’s (b)         vs         Westholme, lost


QEGS             vs         Bury Grammar School – Overall lost

U15/14’s        lost

U13’s              lost

U12’s              drew


U15’s              vs         St. Bedes, won 20-17

U14’s              vs         St. Bedes, lost 16-11

U14’s              vs         Our Ladys in BwD Town League, lost 10-8

U13’s              vs         St. Bedes, lost 20-3

U12’s              vs         St. Bedes, lost 12-5


Additional Sports Results

Indoor Athletics:         QEGS hosted the Town Indoor athletics event, well done to the 31 athletes who represented QEGS in Years 7 and 8.  All four teams finished 4th with some excellent individual performances.

Volunteering:             Well done and thank you to our Year 10 GCSE pupils who volunteered and organised the Town Indoor athletics event.  Ten schools took part with over 200 pupils competing, outstanding!

House Basketball:     Congratulations to Howard House, winners of the competition.

Sports Performance of the Week

Cross Country:          Well done to the following pupils for being selected to compete for Blackburn with Darwen in the county championships:

Year 7              Mollie Caffrey
Year 8/9          Oscar Kelly and Amy Ainsworth
Year 10/11      Harvey Ashworth and Daniel Ainsworth
Sixth Form      Ben Beaumont, Oliver Wiggins, Hamzah Malik, Bethany Spence and Arran.