Archive for the ‘Sport’ Category

April 11th, 2011 - 1:23 pm § in Sport

The Staff Active Challenge

A challenge to encourage as many staff as possible to get ‘active’ including walking, running and cycling. See more photos of the Active Challenge[...]

March 28th, 2011 - 9:53 am § in Basketball, Sport

Basketball Sussex Downs (Eastbourne) v Bognor Buccaneers 42-51

Sussex Youth League - Under 18s 22 March 2011 This was a good game to finish the under 18 programme this season. Sussex Downs College were leading by 4 points going into the fourth quarter. However fatigue caught up with players and that together with renewed dynamism from the opposition meant we f[...]

March 28th, 2011 - 9:49 am § in Basketball, Sport

Basketball: Sussex Downs (Eastbourne) v Varndean 63-47

Sussex College League – Under 19 16 March 2011 A competent win which was enjoyed by the team and its supporters. The score for the College got over 60 points for the first time this season and the opposition was kept to only 47 points. The deciding quarter was the third which the College won [...][...]

March 16th, 2011 - 3:14 pm § in Football, Sport

Football: Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne) v Woking College 0 – 5

2 March 2011 Having started well, Sussex went a goal down with a low shot from the edge of the area. Sussex Downs then sprang into life and for the next 35minutes laid siege on the Woking goal barely giving them a kick, however after five chances to score, it still remained 1-0! Woking continued [..[...]

March 16th, 2011 - 3:13 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne) v Stenyning 36 – 19

The Netball Academy put on a respectable performance against Stenyning to ensure that they maintained their unbeaten record with only 3 more matches to play before their League finishes. Although they took a 4 goal lead in the first quarter they dropped back in the quarter with only 2 goals ahead. H[...]

March 16th, 2011 - 3:12 pm § in Basketball, Sport

Basketball: Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne) v Central College 45 – 50

2 March 2011 A good competitive game which demonstrated the progress the College team is making. Top scorer Carl Harvey demonstrated good play by scoring 18 points. A slow start to the game which ended the first half 22-28 down. We lost the third quarter 10-17 but rallied to win the last quarter 13-[...]

March 16th, 2011 - 12:14 pm § in Basketball, Sport

Basketball: Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne) v Angmering Cobras 60 – 80

Sussex Youth League – Under 18s 8 March 2011 The College registered its highest score this season. Four players, Michael Parsons, Richard Muhwati, Lucca Runger-Field and Karl Harvey, got into double figures but it was still not enough to trouble the Angmering team who are likely to win this league[...]

March 16th, 2011 - 12:10 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne) v Stenyning 31-9

It was a resounding victory for the girls’ netball team against Stenying. The girls now face their final 2 matches against BHASVIC and Cardinal Newman with the challenge of maintaining their undefeated record. Well done! The team were: Holly Harrington, Steph Howe, Eloise Casey, Ana Agostini Carie[...]

February 25th, 2011 - 4:47 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs (Eastbourne) v BHASVIC 30-28

The girls took on the toughest challenge of the league and managed to gain a commendable win against BHASVIC 2nd team. SDC took the lead in the first quarter but lost this in both the 2nd and 3rd therefore entering the fourth and final quarter down by two goals. The team demonstrated how keen they [[...]

February 25th, 2011 - 4:44 pm § in Basketball, Sport

Basketball: Sussex Downs (Eastbourne) v Collyers College 51-40

College League – Under 19 Match 16 February 2011 Won 51 – 40 The first half was a one sided affair, with the College making some good moves to score and finishing the half 26-7. In the second half Collyers rallied, finding three players taller than our tallest player, however the College hel[...]