Preview: Saturday Sport

Friday 2nd February 2024

The Lent Term fixture programme continues with 60 fixtures this Saturday on what is the final weekend before the half-term break.

Please see SOCs for further information including team lists, or scroll to the bottom of this page for matchday information such as parking, refreshments and social media coverage.

Cross Country
Runners will head to the South West Schools Championships with the U18s hoping for success.

Football
A block fixture against Oratory will see eight boys’ teams in action, headlined by the 1st XI who are at home on the Aths Track with a 2.30pm start. The Girls’ XI will play their second game in three days, this time at Bradfield with a 2.30pm kick-off.

Hockey
There are 15 boys’ hockey fixtures on this Saturday’s schedule with Lord Wandsworth the block fixture opposition. The 1st XI are at home, with a 3.15pm start. There is also a fixture against Radley, with the Yearlings 6ths travelling to Oxfordshire with a 4.00pm start.

Lacrosse
The 1st X and 2nd X are the only teams away from home as they both face Cheltenham Ladies’ College with 2.00pm starts in Gloucestershire. At home, there is a triangular tournament with Cheltenham Ladies’ College and Rendcomb College visiting Marlborough from 3rd X level through to U14s.

Netball
A blockbuster of a day for netball with 22 fixtures against the likes of Cheltenham College, Pangbourne and Embley. The 1st VII travel to the South West Schools event with a 10.00am start for their all day programme.

Target Rifle Shooting
The 1st team are in action at home with a triangular tournament against visitors Dauntsey’s and Wellington with a 1.00pm start.



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. Car parking marshals will be on hand to answer any questions and direct visitors to the respective pitch locations.

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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