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Cricket girls make it five in a row

Packwood’s stunning run of success in the Lady Taverners Indoor Cricket Tournament continues after another winning performance in yesterday’s district round of the 2018 competition. Since first entering five years ago, Packwood’s girl cricketers have an impressive record in the tournament with five out of five wins in the district round, three out of four ... Continue Reading

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Fencers heading to nationals

Packwood Fencing Club continues to thrive and its members had another very successful event on Sunday when the school hosted the West Midlands Epee Championships. Qualification for the GB individual national competition at the Sheffield English Institute of Sport was at stake and more than 90 fencers from schools and clubs throughout the West Midlands ... Continue Reading

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Medal haul for swimmers

It was a golden afternoon for Packwood’s swimming team at yesterday’s IAPS qualifying competition at Moreton Hall with all seven members of the team returning with a gold medal. The Under 10 Boys’ team were first into the pool in the medley relay, which they finished in a strong third place to claim Bronze. The ... Continue Reading

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Preece Cup thriller

The Preece Cup – Packwood’s annual Boys versus Dads football match – took place yesterday morning and as usual was a closely contested affair. Captain of Football, Orlando B, reports on the game: The Boys took an early lead through Archie B, assisted by Morgan M, but minutes later, this was cancelled out by Sam ... Continue Reading

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Under 13s shine at county trials

Packwood’s Under 13 lacrosse players took the Shropshire county trials by storm again this year. The selectors were impressed with the girls’ skills, work rate and sheer grit and picked no fewer than nine of them to join the county squad. Packwood lacrosse coach, Mr Charles, commented, “The girls had a great day at the ... Continue Reading

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Competition experience for fencers

Six members of Packwood’s fencing team were in action over the weekend at Cocks Moors Woods Fencing Club in Birmingham. The epee competition was an open event with more than 170 fencers from as far afield as London, Plymouth and Newcastle taking part. For Ella C and Isis R it was their very first tournament ... Continue Reading

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