Most Successful Term for Girls’ Sport in College’s History

Last term, Lent Term 2024, marked the pinnacle of success for Upper girls’ sports at Clifton College. The girls exhibited unparalleled dedication, resulting in an extraordinary series of achievements that set a new standard in the college’s history.

In Hockey, the Girls 1st XI secured a remarkable 2nd place finish at the England Hockey National Finals (Tier 1), the highest ever for a Clifton College U18 team. Additionally, they clinched the 2nd position in the Independent Schools Hockey Cup, while the U16s attained a Top 8 finish in England Hockey (Tier 1). The U15s excelled, securing a commendable 3rd place in the Independent Schools Hockey Plate, and the U14s made it to the semi-finals of the England Hockey Tier 1 cup, finishing in the top 4.

In Netball, the girls dominated as undefeated Netball county champions and made history by reaching the top 4 in Regionals South West, an achievement unprecedented in the college’s history.

Two girls’ sides showcased their skills at the prestigious Rosslyn Park National Schools 7s Rugby competition, demonstrating their versatility and talent across sports.

The girls’ football squads also enjoyed a highly successful season, engaging in a full term of weekly fixtures, further highlighting their commitment and skill on the field.

The achievements made during this term truly reflect the hard work, dedication, and team spirit of each and every player, making it a landmark period in Clifton College’s sporting legacy and we can’t wait to see what’s next for our teams!