Success At Sports Awards

by Mr Hartley

Ph_Sports_Cups_18It was a fantastic night for Elizabeth College on Thursday at the Sports Commission’s Sporting Achievements Awards 2013. Highlights were:

· The Elizabeth College Shooting VIII won the Beau Sejour Trophy for outstanding team performance of the year for Guernsey residents less than 18 years of age;

· Tobyn Horton (OE 9137) won the Guernsey Sports Commission Trophy for outstanding performer of the year;

· Chris Simpson (OE 9153) won the Richard Burton Salver for outstanding individual achievement by a sportsman;

· Ollie Nightingale (OE 9653), Luke Belton (OE 10325) and Tom Hollingsworth (OE 9227) won the Guernsey Sports Commission Small Team Trophy as members of the Island Games 4×100 Medley Relay Swimming Team;

· Current pupils nominated for other awards were Isaac Bate (Year 9) for golf, Danny Ray (Year 11) for athletics, Cameron Chalmers (Year 12) for athletics and Jordan Trebert (Year 12) for badminton;

· Old Elizabethans nominated for other awards Adam Farish (OE 8605) for basketball, James Briggs (OE 8262) for windsurfing and Andrew Oxburgh (OE 10217) for hockey;

· David Wray coached the Guernsey Ladies 1st XI Hockey Team who won the Guernsey Sports Commission Team Trophy.