Lacrosse Nationals Live Blog

Lacrosse Nationals Live Blog

Moreton's Lacrosse teams are competing in the National Schools Lacrosse Tournament from Friday 3rd March - Tuesday 7th March. Keep up to date with all the latest results - The most recent posts are at the top of the page, scroll down for older posts. 

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Tuesday 7th March

3.20pm - Top 16 Finish for U14s!

The U14's lost 2-1 to St. Paul's in the last 16. Great game and so many chances but just not meant to be! Well done to all the team!

That calls an end to a very successful National Schools Tournament for Moreton; Well done to all our teams for playing so well over the last 5 days!

3pm - U14s Win Their Section!

The U14 game against Berkhamstead was fast-paced and incredibly exciting. Though the Moreton side lost 3-2, with this result they still qualified for the knock out rounds. 

Winning their section overall, up next is a match against St Pauls.

2pm - U13s Win

The U13s have just beaten St Helen and St Katharine 2-1.


1pm - Winning Streak for U14s 

The U14s have beaten St Bartholomew's 4-0, that's 4 games out of 4 so far! 

The U13s have lost 2-1 against St Paul's. They are playing well and trying so hard. This tournament is a great experience for the U13's! 

12pm - Further Results

The U13's drew 1-1 against Dulwich High and the U14s have beaten St Albans 6-1! 

11.20am - U14s Second Win

The U14s have beaten Caterham 5-0!

11.15am - U13s First Game

The U13s have drawn 2-2 against St Albans High School!

10.30am - First Game of The Day

U14's beat St George's Harpenden 6-1!

10am - Warming Up

The U13 and U14 Lacrosse Teams are ready for their day at National Schools Lacrosse! Warming up ready to play. 


Monday 6th March

2.30pm - Win vs Malvern St James

Latest result just in - we've beaten Malvern St James 6-0!

1:45pm - More Results! 

11:45am - Win v Heathfield

The U15 Team just beat Heathfield 3-1!

The results table as it currently stands:

11am - U15's Results

The U15 team are playing incredibly so far demonstrating some great Lacrosse skill:

Lost 0-2 v Queen Anne's 
Won 2-0 v Marlborough


Saturday 4th March

3pm - Round Up So Far

The U19Bs have had a great day - winning half their games:

The First Team have finished in the top 16 after narrowly losing 3-2 to St Mary's Calne in the knockouts. 

Kate Groves comments: "The girls and staff have been great today and deserve a lot of praise. It's a very tough tournament and to win 9 of the 11 matches played by the 1st Team required a lot of determination and hard work. 

The 2nd Team have equally been playing hard and 9 minute matches is really tough! "

11:00am - Win v Caterham 

The 1st team are off to a flying start with two wins under their belts. This second win was 2-1 against Caterham. The team employed some excellent sporting tactics, holding the ball for 4 minutes. Well done girls!

10:40am  - Win v Queen Anne's 

After a phenomenal performance on the pitch, the 1st Team won 2-1 against Queen Anne's.

9.20am - Warming Up

The team's getting ready for another day of action today, the weather is looking better today - it's sunny!


Friday 3rd March

5.10pm - Final Match of the Day

We're through to the championship games tomorrow after winning 5 out of 6 games. The final game ended in a 6-2 defeat against Guildford High. It was a great game. There were 10 Academy players in their team and a great goalie so we had to work hard to score! 

Our girls are just fab!

4.05pm - Win vs Queen Margaret's

Another win - 5-3 vs Queen Margaret's - 1 more game to go! 


3.15pm - Win vs Westonbirt

The U19s have just beaten Westonbirt 5-1!

2.35pm - First Team Photograph

2.20pm - Third Win

A win vs Downe House 9-1

2.15pm - Second Match, Second Win!

We won our second match 8-1 over Marlborough College!

12.50pm - First Match

Results from the first game are in! We won 4-1 over St James' Senior Girls School. What a start!




10.35am - Arrived!

The 1st team have arrived at Surrey Sports Park for the Nationals! 


Thursday 2nd March - Important Notice: 

Due to the adverse weather conditions forecast for tomorrow start time changes are being implemented to the Championships.
Revised timings: 
Registration from 10:30 am 
Play start at 12:00 noon 
Game time: 15 minutes’ games, straight change at 7 minutes. 1 minute between matches.