School celebrates sporting success

School celebrates sporting success

The Wey Valley School held its annual Sports Presentation Evening to mark another excellent year of student success.

Stuart Heath, PE teacher and Gifted & Talented Co-ordinator said: “the annual celebration of the students sporting achievements is now in its 16th year and each year we are seeing more and more students reaching new highs in their chosen sports”.

The evening was held in the Will Mackaness Hall with over 350 students, parents, teachers and coaches present.

Individual and team awards were recognised at the presentation including teams and players of the year and certificates of excellence and commitment. The main awards went to Mark Rankin for the Will Mackaness Award for Commitment to Sport, Laura Seymour for the Girl’s Commitment to Extra-Curricular Sport, Ryan Nash for the Boy’s Commitment to Extra-Curricular Sport, Amy Cook for the Girl’s Dedication to Sporting Excellence, Max Gilmartin for the Boy’s Dedication to Sporting Excellence, Shannon Matthews for the Girls’ Sports Personality of the Year and Charlie Cox for the Boys’ Sports Personality of the Year.

Mark Salmon, Head of PE added: “I would like to thank the PE team and the many sports coaches who visit Wey Valley to support and inspire our students. It has been a fantastic year of sport for the school and we are already looking forward to next year with many talented students expected to do well in their sports”.