Annual Sports Awards presented by Mr Simon Clegg
On Thursday 5 July, Salesian College welcomed Mr Simon Clegg, CBE OBE, Chief Executive of Ipswich Town Football Club and former Chief Executive of the British Olympic Association as their Guest of Honour at the College’s Annual Sports Awards Ceremony. The College has enjoyed a phenomenal year of sporting success winning 34 team trophies and numerous district, county, regional and national titles in a variety of sports. Successes included winning the U12 and U14 Camberley Rugby Tournaments and the Under 16 ISA National Ruby Sevens Tournament. At the Regional Biathlon Championships, the Year 8 team took first place and Year 11 student Owen Wagstaff was the overall individual winner. In Cross Country, the Year 11-13 team dominated the field taking the first three individual places and the overall team event for London West at the ISA National Cross Country Championships. In swimming, our young men and women were outstanding, winning an amazing 26 Gold medals at the ISA London West Swimming Championships and Basketball saw the College win two District League titles.
The College had another fantastic football season winning the District Cup Final and Leagues in both Years 7 and 8, the Year 11 team were County Cup Finalists and the College’s 3rd Xl football team won the Super 7 League. The Athletics season rounded off the year’s sporting success with the College winning the Inter-Salesian Athletics Championships, six Gold, five Silver and eleven Bronze medals at the ISA London-West Athletics Championships and at the District Athletics Championships, the College won numerous medals including Joshua Tetlow who won the High Jump and the Best Field Performance in the U15 category.
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