Girls' Hockey 2005/06

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Captain of Girls' Hockey: Charlotte Vantreen NC/W

Congratulations to both the U18 squad and the U15s, who won their respective Sherborne Tournaments. The U18s dominated their pool defeating Queen's Taunton and Sherborne Girls comfortably - they then accounted for Wellington in the semi-final before beating Sherborne again in the final. The U15s did not concede a single goal throughout the day in normal play and won their semi-final against Wellington on penalty flicks. In the final they also defeated Sherborne Girls 1-0.

Devon County U18 Outdoor Champions. The U18s comfortably repeated last year's victory in the Devon County Schools Outdoor Championship Finals. They defeated Torquay Girls' Grammar 3-0, Ivybridge 3-0, Exeter School 2-0 and West Buckland 2-0 to go through to the West of England Finals after half-term.

Devon County U18 Indoor Champions as well. The U18 squad continued their all-conquering season by easing into the West of England Finals at Exeter University. They beat Exmouth Hockey Club, who included three Internationals in their team, by 6-0. Theresa Wengeler led the way with 4 goals and there was one each from Captain, Lottie Miles and Maddy Raynor. Sidmouth Community College were easily overcome 7-0 with two goals each from Theresa, Lottie, Hannah Bazley and one from Maddy. The crunch game was against last year's National Finalists, Exeter School. Despite going a goal down the team fought back to take a convincing 3-1 lead with Theresa scoring all three. The score finished an exciting 3-2 win.

Devon County U16 Indoor Champions. The U16 girls' hockey squad, not to be outdone by the seniors also won their Devon Finals in fine style. They overcame Sidmouth CC 4-0, Exmouth Hockey Club 3-1, Exeter School 3-1 and ISCA Hockey Club 4-0 to go through to the West of England Finals at Cheltenham on Sunday 15th January 2006. Grace Gabbitass led the way with 8 goals, ably supported by Louise Youngman with 4 and Captain, Jo Mardell and Becky Blackmore added one apiece.

U16s qualify for the National Indoor Finals: The U16 squad finished as runners-up to Millfield in the West of England Finals and so they have qualified for the National Finals at Worcester in February. On the way through they defeated Parkstone Grammar 10-1, Clifton Hockey Club 2-0 and Taunton school 7-3. They then overcame Cheltenham Ladies College 7-3 in the semi-final before losing to Millfield 1-4 in the final. Once again, Grace Gabbitass was leading scorer with 13 goals, with Becky Blackmore and Jo Mardell each claiming 5, Louise Youngman scoring 3 and there was also 1 for Hattie Hosegood.

U18s make the West of England Indoor Semi-finals: The U18s lost 1-0 in an exciting game to Clifton Hockey Club in the semi-finals. On their way through they defeated Parkstone Grammar 7-0 and Cheltenham Ladies College 5-1 but lost to Millfield 1-3. Hannah Basley and Lottie Miles both scored four apiece, Julia Muller-Eising and Tory Pouncey netted two each and Maddy Raynor scored the other. The girls played some fantastic hockey and were, as always, terrific ambassadors for Blundell's.

  1st 2nd 3rd U15A U14A
Marlborough College W 1-0 D 2-2 L 0-1   L 0-1 L 1-2
Maynard School W 8-0 L 1-2   L 1-2 W 4-0
Sherborne Tournament Won     Won  
Plymouth College A   W 2-1 b W 4-0   W 9-0
Wellington School W 3-1 D 2-2 W 2-0 L 0-2 W 2-1
Sherborne Girls W 5-0 W 2-0 W 4-0 W 2-1 D 0-0
West Buckland A   L 0-4 b W 2-1 D 0-0 W 3-0
Devon County Finals (Outdoor) Won       3rd
Devon County Finals (Indoor) Won        
Clifton College W 6-2 W 1-0   D 0-0 L 0-2
George Watsons (Edinburgh) W 3-2        
St George's (Edinburgh) W 3-1        
Millfield   L 0-5 L 0-2 L 0-5 D 0-0
Taunton School W 5-4 W 3-0 W 4-1 D 1-1 L 0-2
King's Taunton W 2-0 D 2-2 W 2-1 W 3-1 L 0-2
Canford W 6-0 L 0-6 L 0-3 L 0-3 D 1-1
West of England Finals 3rd        


Other Fixtures

  A Team U16A 6th Form U15B U 14B
Sherborne Girls       L 0-2 D 1-1
Wellington School       L 1-2 L 0-3
Exeter School     L    
Clifton College       L 0-4 L 0-2
Exeter University L 3-5        
Millfield         L 0-3
Taunton School       W 2-0 L 0-2
King's Taunton     D 1-1 L 1-3 L 0-3
Canford     L 0-3    
Devon County Finals (Indoor)   Won      


School House

  U13A U13B U12A U12B
Blundell's Tournament 3rd      
Plymouth College W 6-1   W 11-0  
Sherborne Girls W 4-0      
St Peter's, Lympstone A   L 1-5    
Wellington School W 5-1 L 3-4 L 1-9 L 0-7
West Buckland W 2-1 D 0-0    
Clifton College L 1-4   W 2-1 L 0-10
The Maynard W 6-0      
Taunton Prep' D 2-2 L 1-8 L 1-8 L 0-6
King's Hall W 9-1 L 1-2 L 1-5 L 0-6
Exeter Cathedral     W 4-1