1st XI before their 4-3 victory against John Lyon School, Harrow


The 1st XI had a long trip to Harrow on Wednesday to play against John Lyon School in the second round of the ISFA U18 competition. On a beautiful day the team had a great first half and went in half time 4-2 (goals from Dan Raubitschek, Josh Chan, Harry Loseby and Joe Fielding) . The team however tired in the second half but managed to hang on to a 4-3 victory. The third round draw was live on Thursday evening with Bootham gaining a home draw against Highgate School, London. The game will take place this Wednesday at 1.30pm on the Senior School pitch.  Spectators welcome!

Pre-match hand shake.

The U15 team played against Ripon Grammar School on Monday evening in the English Schools National tournament. The team played well and managed a 2-1 win to progress to the next round of the competition. The U16 team played out a 0-0 draw on Tuesday against All Saints in the York and District league. Both defences were on top throughout the hard fought game.

An U12 A and B team played in an inaugural ‘Bootham 7s’ tournament on Thursday. 16 matches were played in great spirit with Joseph Rowntree eventually winning the event.

U12 7 a-side tournament at Bootham last Thursday


Middle Schoolroom students finished 4th at the IN2 Hockey Tournament on Thursday.

The U14 girls hockey played at the regional stages of a national schools hockey tournament. On a very sunny afternoon the girls played some good hockey to win three of their games and come over all third.


U19 girls netball team competed in the regional stages of a national schools netball tournament on Wednesday. With a tough draw, the girls put in some good performances.