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Daniel is a champion!

Daniel is a champion!

On Sunday 14th December, Year 9 pupil Daniel took part in a The Badminton Wales Junior Open tournament in Deeside, playing in the U15 age category.  As expected, players travelled from across Wales and neighbouring counties in England for an 'Open' entry format meaning... read more

Badminton Boys have a smashing time

Badminton Boys have a smashing time

Congratulations to our boys who took part in the recent Chester and District Badminton Championships at Bishop Heber. The team consisted of Cheshire badminton player Dan Jennings , as well as Jonny Lucy, John Muir and Edward Harris.  The standard of play from a... read more

College play host to touring Australians

AGC Under 15's v Holland Park  Abbey Gate College Under 15s took to the (artificial) field at the University of Chester for a game against stiff opposition from the other side of the world in Australian club team, Holland Park.  The boys started brightly and had the lion’s share of the early possession as they looked to stamp their authority on the game.  Wide men James Thompson... read more

Football - AGC v Foremarke Hall

College welcomed Foremarke Hall for 2 football matches on a chilly Cheshire Saturday afternoon. AGC Under 12/13B 0 Foremarke Hall 5 The long journey and late arrival (due to traffic problems) on what proved to be a chilly Saturday afternoon, did not diminish Foremarke's appetite for the game as they dominated the early stages. Determined defending from Charlie Cheadle and athletic... read more

Well done James!

Congratulations to Sixth Form student James Faulkner who played for the ISFA (Independent Schools Football Association) North side against ISFA South at Repton School last weekend. Despite being on the losing side, James played very well and he is now on the reserve list to represent the full ISFA team later this month.  James has also represented Cheshire Schools' Under 18's Football T... read more

Man of the Match Franc inspires Chester Schools Under 15's

Man of the Match Franc inspires Chester Schools Under 15's

On Saturday the Chester Schools Under 15’s Football Team, including College’s Francois Antoine, managed to beat Sefton SFA to reach the last 8 of the ESFA U15 Inter Association Cup.  This is the furthest that a Chester Schools FA team has progressed and they play the w... read more

Neil Danns introduces our Sky Sports Living for Sport Initiative

Neil Danns introduces our Sky Sports Living for Sport Initiative

The College continues its association with Sky Sports this year and recently welcomed our current ‘Athlete Mentor’, ex British skateboard champion and Liverpool born, Neil Danns.  Neil spent time with the pupils who are on the College’s Able, Gifted and Talented regi... read more

Football - AGC v North Cestrian

Football - AGC v North Cestrian

College entertained teams from North Cestrian at the weekend - reports below: Under 15's 1 - 6 North Cestrian A spirited start was rewarded when Theo Coulter curled in a classy free kick over the wall and past a hesitant keeper. North Cestrian were always a threat in attack... read more

Rugby - Abbey Gate College v Weaverham (Away)

Under 13's - AGC v Weaverham High School On a beautiful sunny morning the overnight deluge of rain had left the pitch very wet especially through the middle. In a 13 a side game the 24 players in the opposition squad almost equalled our whole year group to select from! The College defended well but when in possession kicked it away too often as Weaverham ran in 3 early tries and only the de... read more

Cheerleading Champions

Cheerleading Champions

Congratulations to Lotti Littler and College pupils Anna and Mimi Jayaram who competed with their cheerleading team, Ultimate Spirit Allstars, at the USN Bolton Arena this weekend. The team were crowned regional champions after walking away with a well-earned first place!... read more