Preview: Thursday Sport

Thursday 18th January 2024

Despite the cold weather, there are two sports with match action on Thursday afternoon as Marlburians get into action before exeat this weekend. Please do check SOCs here for the latest match information including postponements.

Here is a look ahead at the latest set of games, with a range of opposition both at home and away.

Football
All matches have been cancelled due to frozen playing surfaces. Teams will instead head to Swindon Town FC where they will train at Foundation Park.

Hockey
All home matches have been cancelled due to the cold weather and pitch conditions. Away matches for the Colts, Junior Colts and Yearlings at Dean Close have also fallen foul of the weather, although fixtures at Radley are expected to go ahead.

Netball
A host of home and away matches are set to go ahead with home matches for the 2nd VII, 3rd VII, 4th VI and 5th VI. The U16A and U16B will travel to South Wilts Grammar School for Girls whilst the U15s and U14s head to Clifton College.



Useful Information

Parking: Parents and visitors are invited to park either at the Water Meadows car park or up field. The Hyde Lane car park will also be in operation.

Refreshments: Match teas will be served for all teams and post-match hospitality for parents and visitors in Norwood Hall after each fixture.

Team Lists: All team lists are published and available on SOCs here (password protected for parents). Pitch information and start times can also be found on SOCs.

Social Media: There are a range of social media accounts to keep in touch with sport at Marlborough. Please click here for further details.

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