Sports Results

DGGS Triumph at Kent Schools Trampoline Finals

A special congratulations to the DGGS Trampoline Squad who competed on Wednesday 13th March at the Rebound Centre, Gillingham in the Kent Schools Finals. The outstanding results below are credit to the hard work and dedication of all students involved, and, in particular a huge thank you goes to Head Coach Keith Sleafer who without his support such success would not be possible. Not only did the squad represent DGGS with greater participation numbers than any other school but their achievements were second to none. The list below shows all students who took part as well any top 3 placings.

2019 Kent Schools Trampoline finals - whole squad

 

U13 Novice U13 Intermediate U13 Advanced
Lily 7H (Individual 1st, team 2nd) Talia 8L (individual 3rd, team 2nd)    Lily 7C (Individual 1st)
Isabella Yi-Sa 7H  (team 3rd) Erika 8P (team 1st)  
Peace 7I Angel 7P (team 2nd)  
Mia 8K (team 2nd) Kiera 8C (team 1st)  
Zoe 7H (team 3rd) Grace 8I (team 2nd)  
Toun 8K Aimee 8P (Individual 1st, Team 1st)  
Deborah 8K    
Lixin 7H (team 2nd)    
Olivia 7C    
Sofia 7H(team 2nd)    
Accalia 7H    
Emily 8K    

U13 inter girls trampolining

U15 Novice U15 Intermediate U15 Advanced
Kirsty 9K Jasmine 10L (team 2nd) Katie 10I (individual 3rd)  
Kyoko 10I Josie 9K (team 3rd) Filippa 9P (individual 1st)
Hannah 9C Katie 9C  (team 3rd)  
Bethany 10K (individual 2nd) Holly 9P (Individual 2nd, team 1st)  
Abigail 10C Maddie 9L(team 1st)  
  Lucy 10K  
  Katherine 10K (team 2nd)  
  Bo 9I  
  Molly 9C (team 1st)  
  Shenel 9C (team 2nd)  
  Kaeto 9H (team 3rd)  
  Jasmin 9H  
  Ramisha 9C  
  Siena 9L   
  Kira 9L  
  Oladunni 10K (team 2nd)  

U15 inter girls team - 1st, 2nd & 3rd cropped photo

 

DGGS Shortlisted for 2018 Tennis Award

We were delighted to attend an Awards ceremony run by the Kent Lawn Tennis Association recently.  DGGS was shortlisted for the Education Award.  Well done to all our tennis players!

Extract taken from the 2018 Annual Awards booklet

In Years 7-10 every class at Dartford Grammar School for Girls plays tennis in one lesson a week for six weeks, in Year 11-13 tennis is optional and very popular.  Red, orange and green balls are used to allow everyone to enjoy the game at their level.  There are squad training sessions for both team training and recreational play, interhouse competitions, a Road to Wimbledon competition, trips to Eastbourne and Wimbledon and teams and LTA Schools Team Tennis.  In 2018, they reached the Kent finals.  The school has links with the local community and tennis clubs and players with talent are encouraged to further their tennis at a club.

Tennis pic 2018 cropped

Year 8 Netball Team Success

Congratulations to the Year 8 Netball Team who have been crowned Borough Champions at the Year 8 Netball Team Borough Rally.

Year 7 and 8 Sport Hall Athletics success

Congratulations to the Year 7 and Year 8 Sports Hall Athletics Team firstly for winning their qualifying event to become Dartford Champions and secondly for being selected to represent Dartford against the 14 other areas within Kent.

All students performed exceptionally well with Year 7 finishing 9th in Kent and Year 8 with Bronze medals. Well done

Year 7 team

Year 7 sports team

The Kent Schools Athletics Finals was one of the most exciting and enjoyable events I have taken part in so far throughout my time in Year 7 at DGGS. As students, we encountered various races, ranging from 200 to 600m, as well as challenging relay and obstacle races.

As for the field events, students were selected to participate in numerous events, such as: the vertical jump, the standing long jump, the triple jump, speed bounce and many more.

Thank you to Mrs Bluett and Mrs Coxall and I hope that I will be able to take part again in Year 8.

Lily 7C

Year 8 team

Year 8 Sports Hal Athletics Team 2019

On Tuesday 5th February 2019, six competitors from Year 8 took part in the Kent Indoor Athletics Finals after winning the qualifiers earlier in the year. The students that took part were Anne, Jehona, Rommy, Toun, Freya and Olivia. Everyone competed in at least one field and one track event. The track events included a two lap, four lap and six lap running race, an obstacle and normal relay, as well as an 8 lap parlauf. 

The field events included triple jump, long jump, speed bounce, shot put, and vertical jump. In each event there were either 14 or 28 competitors and points were allocated to each team depending on where they placed.

Overall, our team managed to come third with 394 points, just five points off first place. We all received a bronze medal and were very proud of the fact we were the third best athletic team in the whole of Kent!

Thank you to Mrs Bluett and Mrs Coxall for organising and taking us to the competition!

Freya 8L

 

U14 Bromley High Versatility Tournament 

Well done to our U14 Netball team who came 2nd overall in the tournament

Individual results are:

DGGS won against Newstead Woods A 7-0
DGGS won against Sydenham High 3-0
DGGS won against Bromley High D 12-0
DGGS won against Bromley High C 10-0
DGGS won against Chis and Sid 4-3
DGGS lost against Bromley High A 4-6
DGGS won against Bromley High B 3-2

Team Players

  • Mayowa 7K
  • Ramisha 9C 
  • Molly 9C
  • Siena 9L
  • Esha 9L
  • Corona 9L
  • Lauren 9L
  • Pheobe 9K
  • Katie 9C

under 14 netball versitility bromley

U16 Kent Schools Football.

DGGS v Charles Darwin

Well done to our U16 football team who won their match 4 – 1

Team players

  • Christabel            10H
  • Megan                  11H
  • Precious               10K
  • Leigh-Ann            10P
  • Emily                     10P
  • Nancy                   11H
  • May                       11P
  • Emma                   11L
  • Sharon                  11L
  • Carol                      9H
  • Millie                     10P

U16 football team

 


 

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DGGS COLOURS

DGGS have introduced a new awards system that will be operating within Physical Education and Dance. The system that we have introduced is Sporting Colours.

Colours are to be awarded to students for excellence, participation in and dedication to sport at Dartford Grammar School for Girls. Nominations are discussed at the end of each full term and those students that are judged to merit school colours will be awarded them in celebration assembly.

FULL COLOURS

These are awarded for excellence in Sport. Students are presented with a certificate and embroidered flash to sew on to their PE skort.  To merit a full colour, students must:

  • Show excellent commitment to training
  • Perform at an outstanding level
  • Represent the school in sport
  • Demonstrate excellent sportsmanship
  • Show a positive sporting attitude

HALF COLOURS

These are awarded for commitment to Sport.  Students are presented with a certificate and embroidered flash to sew on to their PE skort. To merit a half colour, students must:

  • Show commitment to training
  • Demonstrate improvements in performance
  • Demonstrate excellent sportsmanship
  • Show a very positive attitue towards sport
  • Demonstrate helpful behaviour

 

Congratulations go to our first set of Colours winners:

Full Colour for Netball – Charlotte 10L, Eleanor 11C

Full Colour for Football – Christabel 10C

Full Colour for Swimming – Nia 10C, Sophie 10H, Lucia 10P, 

Full Colour for Trampolining – Nancy 11H,

Full Colour for Dance –

Full Colour for Cross Country – Charlotte 10P, Emma 11L, 

Half Colour for Netball – Mayowa 9K, Elise 9C, Freya 9K, Molly 10L, Rhea 10K, Anjola 10K, Megan 11H, Isobel 11I, Amy 11H

Half Colour for Football–  Olivia 9C, Jasmine 9I, Precious 10K, Nissi 10H, Sharon 11L, Megan 11H

Half Colour for Swimming– Hannah 11C

Half Colour for Trampolining – Grace 9K, Josie 9K, Katie 10I, Erisa 11P,

Half Colour for Dance – Shreya 10H, Daisy 11H, Mia 11K

Half Colour for Cross Country

Colours winners (list of girls in article - need to check permissions and remove surnames)

 

 


 

         

                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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