Archive for the Sport Category

March 8th, 2019

Year 7 Football Versus Ashton on Mersey

Our year 7’s played Ashton on Mersey away in the Trafford Football Cup on Wednesday after school. This is a fixture that normally fills us with dread as we have entered scores to Trafford in the past and people have assumed that we were playing cricket. In true Stretford fashion we went 2-0 immediately but […]

March 7th, 2019

Year 7 trip to MUFC The Aon Training Complex

Twelve Year 7 pupils took a trip to MUFC The Aon Training Complex. They were apart of a football session ran by MUFC U18 Football Team. Pupils had much learning new skills and meeting MUFC U18 squad.

March 1st, 2019

Year 11 Basketball News

Our Year 11 basketball team played in their semi final game against Wellington tonight. They dominated from the start and really worked together as a team to beat the visitors by 40 points. A massive thank you to all the staff and students who stayed and supported them and to Otto and Mr Fielding for […]

February 8th, 2019

Your Trafford basketball team…

You may have heard about our Year 10/11 basketball heading to the Greater Manchester finals today. We took 12 of our finest young men down to the National Basketball Performance Centre to represent Trafford and, my goodness, they did! Winning all the games, bar 1, in the group stages put us through to the semi-finals. […]

January 16th, 2019

Manchester United Hub Schools Yr 7 Tournament

On the 20th December 2018 SHS year 7 boys took part in Hub School football tournament at Manchester United Academy. The football tournament was led by Manchester United U18’s football team, with Manchester United U18 Dylan Levitt managing the Stretford High Year 7 Boys. 8 schools took part in the football tournament. Stretford High School […]

December 12th, 2018

Year 7 Basketball

Our Year 7s embarked on their 2nd basketball fixture of the season tonight, playing St Ambrose College. The score line didn’t reflect the efforts from the team with the final numbers on the board recording a loss of 8-30; however Mrs Bailey who was coaching the team (alongside the star of the week Year 8 […]

September 26th, 2018

Year 7 Football Match Report

Year 7 took to the pitch for their first outing against Stretford Grammar. We were on the wrong end of a 6-2 scoreline but all the signs are promising… no seriously! Stretford Grammar’s goalkeeper made 11 saves in the game (we had to count because it was getting ridiculous!) and we hit the post twice. […]

June 26th, 2018

England Basketball Team!

Check out basketball England’s Twitter page with our very own Ceejay representing our country (also named as captain!) So far they’ve got 1 win, 1 loss in the Copenhagen invitational tournament he’s playing in. Let’s all wish him and our National U15s luck! Basketball England (@bballengland) 🇩🇰COPENHAGEN 2018🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Time out between games means a chance […]

June 19th, 2018

Stretford High Year 7 & 8 Girls Football

Yesterday saw Stretford High Year 7 & 8 Girls play a friendly against Manchester Academy. Stretford High was down 2 – 1 at the end of the first half. However, Stretford High went on to win the game 5 – 2, an excellent performance from the Girls. Hollie in Year 8 was player of the […]

April 18th, 2018

Easter Holiday Footy Sessions

Easter Holiday break saw two partner schools Stretford High School and Manchester Academy play against each other. The HDO’s agreed that the school would meet during the Easter half term break to offer students a slightly different holiday club, where selected students would attend the club together to compete in small sided games. Students were […]