A TEAM of six KS3 Holyrood Academy students travelled to Richard Huish College to take part in a Parallel Indoor Athletics competition.

Holyrood were represented by Daniel Humphreys, Miles Thomson, Jacob Boobyer, Grace Bowker, Tia Lucas and Tia Langdon.

Their superb displays in multiple track and field events saw them become area champions.


Chard & Ilminster News:

TOURNAMENT: Budding young cricketers descended on Holyrood for an indoor competition.

HOLYROOD Academy hosted the first ever Primary Indoor Cricket event on February 21.

Swanmead, Redstart, Avishayes and Manor Court competed in a mini round-robin tournament, with Swanmead and Redstart reaching the final.

It was a tight match, but Swanmead claimed victory in the last over after a fine showcase of hitting and fielding.

Afterwards all players took part in a large interactive game using the whole sports hall, and Charlotte Lamb of Swanmead was presented with a medal for outstanding effort.