28 June 2022

South Ribble Athletics Championships - June 2022

On Friday 24th June our U14s Athletics team travelled to Stanley Park to compete at the South Ribble Athletics competition.

28 June 2022

Year 8 Rounders

A huge well done to the Year 8 rounders team who competed in the South Ribble tournament on Monday 27th June.

23 June 2022

Year 7 Rounders - South Ribble Tournament

Congratulations to our Year 7 Rounders team for finishing in 3rd place finish in the South Ribble Tournament in June.

14 June 2022

Year 9 Rounders

A very impressive performance by the following Year 9 girls, they were undefeated in all 5 of their matches and are now South Ribble Champions!

9 June 2022

Year 10 Rounders

A huge well done to the following Year 10 students who played in their first ever rounders tournament on Tuesday 7th June at Penwortham Priory Academy. 

26 May 2022

Golf

Josh Roscoe, in Year 10, and Sam Waddington, in Year 8, played in the English Schools Golf Association competition on Monday 25th April at Dunscar, along with 55 other young people.

25 May 2022

Lancashire Cup Final

Unfortunately, our girls were beaten 7-2 by a very good Haslingden side in the Lancashire Cup Final. 

25 May 2022

Congratulations Will Walmsley

A huge well done to one of our students that came 2nd place while racing at Haydock Park.

19 May 2022

Year 9 Sports Leaders

Congratulations and a huge well done to our Year 9 Sports Leaders who officiated the Year 5 & 6 Leyland Primary Schools' Football Tournament on Tuesday 17th May.

11 May 2022

Year 10 Boys are South Ribble Cup Champions

We are really proud of our Year 10 boys who won the South Ribble Cup football final on 5th May.

11 May 2022

Year 7 and 8 Girls Football Team

The Year 7 and 8 girls' football team took part in a 7-a-side competition, held by grassroots team, Euxton Girls.

1 April 2022

Year 9 Play in the South Ribble Netball Tournament

Our Year 9’s played in the South Ribble Netball tournament in March at All Hallows.

31 March 2022

Year 8 Netball Success!

A huge well done to the Year 8 netball team!

18 March 2022

Success for our U16s Girls

On Thursday 17th March, I am delighted to say that our U16s Girls 7-a-side team finished in first place in the South Ribble competition.

17 March 2022

Year 7 and Year 8 Girls Indoor Athletics Competition

Well done to the Year 7 and Year 8 Girls Indoor Athletics team who came 3rd and 4th respectively out of 9 schools at the recent South Ribble Schools' Indoor Athletics Championships.

17 March 2022

Fantastic Sport Leaders

Well done to our Sports Leaders who did a fantastic job refereeing the Leyland Primary Schools' Girls Football Tournament held on our 3G pitch.

11 March 2022

U13 Girls 7-a-side Competition

On Thursday 10th March, nine of our under 13 girls took part in a 7-a-side competition.

2 March 2022

Year 7 Netball News

More success for our Year 7 girls, who won their second match against Penwortham Girls High School team this week.

25 February 2022

Year 7 Netball News

15 December 2021

U13s Girls' Football Team

The under 13's 6-a-side football team took part in a Blackburn Rovers community trust football tournament on Monday 13th December.

15 December 2021

U14s Girls' Football Team

The under 14s girls' football team have been in good form in the past two rounds of the Lancashire cup, in Round 1, beating Ormskirk 17-1, and then in Round 2 beating a good Bowland side, 7-4.

15 December 2021

Year 11 Boys' Football Team

The Year 11 boys' football team are fortunate enough to be in round 3 of the Lancashire cup this year, with a bye in the first round and a 1-0 forfeit in Round 2.

3 December 2021

South Ribble Cross Country Competition

A huge well done and thank you to all our students who represented Balshaw's on Saturday 20th November.

3 December 2021

More Wins For Year 9 Football Team!

It's been another successful few weeks for our Year 9 football squad who have won two more important fixtures.

18 November 2021

Netball News

16 November 2021

U13 Girls Take Part in South Ribble Tournament

On Tuesday 9th November, our under 13 girls took part in a South Ribble 6-a-side tournament.

8 November 2021

Clayton House Victorious Again!

A huge well done to these 11 superstars who gave up their Friday evening to represent Clayton House in the Year 9, 10 and 11 Inter-house Football.

14 October 2021

Year 9 Boys Win Again!

After their success in the second round of the English Schools cup last week, our Year 9 boys faced Bishop Rawstorne in the first round of the Lancashire County Cup, this week.

7 October 2021

Year 9 Football Team - English Schools Cup 2nd Round Win!

On Wednesday 6th October, our Year 9 boys' football team travelled over to Manchester Grammar School to play them in the second round of the English Schools Cup. 

14 June 2021

Playstation F.C. Schools' Cup Design

Back in February 2020, we were really thrilled to hear that Charlotte, one of our students who was in Year 9, had won a national competition to design a football shirt for the Playstation F.C. Schools’ Cup.

22 April 2021

Balshaw’s Success at Golf Championship

On Monday 19th April, the Lancashire Schools Golf Championships were held at Pleasington Golf Club. Over 50 golfers took part.

15 January 2021

PlayStation F.C. Schools’ Cup – Concept Kit Competition

At the end of 2020, a large number of our students took part in the Playstation F.C. Schools’ Cup competition to design a kit.

16 March 2020

2020 English Schools' Cross Country Championships

Year 9 student, Jenson Warren, competed for Lancashire Schools at the English Schools' Cross Country Championships which were held at Sefton Park in Liverpool on Saturday 14th March.

9 March 2020

Great Gymnastics!

Well done to our gymnastics team who competed in the South Ribble Floor and Vault Championships on Thursday 5th March.

5 March 2020

Table Tennis Success

Our U16s and U14s table tennis teams took part in the South Ribble Table Tennis competition, held at Balshaw's on Wednesday 4th March.

14 February 2020

Charlotte the Champion!

We are incredibly proud of Charlotte Clapham, in Year 9, who has won the national PlayStation F.C. Schools’ Cup Concept Kit Competition, with her amazing design that was placed in the final 10.

6 February 2020

More Basketball Success!

22 January 2020

Nifty Netball from our Year 7 Girls

A huge well done to the super talented Year 7 netball team who won their first ever school match on Tuesday 21st January against Leyland St Mary's.

20 January 2020

Jenson's Cross Country Success

Congratulations to Jenson Warren who finished 7th in the Junior Boys section, at Lancashire Schools Cross Country, on Saturday 18th January 2020.

9 December 2019

Balshaw's Indoor Athletics Champions

Our Year 7 and 8 boys took part in the South Ribble Indoor Athletics competition held at Lostock Hall on Monday 2nd December.

4 December 2019

Year 7 Boys' Football Team Through Another Round of the Lancashire Cup

Our Year 7 team travelled over to Colne, in December, to play against Fishermoore High School.

30 October 2019

Year 7 Boys Football Win

Congratulations to the Year 7 boys' 7-a-side squad who have won the initial group stage of the Lancashire County Cup beating Worden and All Hallows.

16 July 2019

Congratulations to the U15s Cricket Team

Congratulations to the U15s cricket team who finished their year off with a win over Leyland St Mary's.

11 July 2019

Dance World Cup Success for Phoebe

In July 2019, Phoebe Rogerson in Year 7, travelled to Portugal to represent England in the Dance World Cup.

5 July 2019

U13's Rugby Team

Congratulations to the U13's Rugby team who finished the year with a win over Worden Academy, 38-26.

4 July 2019

Sports Day 2019

It was another scorching day for Balshaw's annual Sports Day in which the best athletes from each House competed in a range of Athletic events.

21 June 2019

Charity Row for Heartbeat..amazing total so far is £1,288.90

A huge thank you to everyone who took part in the event. You are all amazing and we couldn’t do it without you!

20 June 2019

Touch Rugby Result

On the 18th June, the under 13's touch rugby team did the school proud by qualifying for the Lancashire School Games for the 3rd consecutive year!

14 March 2019

Jenson Warren Represents Lancashire

Jenson Warren selected to represent Lancashire at the inter-counties cross country championships in Loughborough.

11 March 2019

Balshaw's U13's Indoor Cricket Team

Indoor Cricket Competition.

25 May 2018

Netball News!

One of our Year 7 students, Ruby-May, has been a keen netball player for a while.

24 January 2018

U13s Basketball Team off to a Winning Start

Our U13s basketball team are off to a winning start.