Fixtures & Results
Here at Wigmore we try to compete in as many sports competitions as possible and our target is to have every pupil represent the school during their time at Wigmore. Below are some selected results -
2016 - 2017
Exceptional Performance from the yr. 5/6 cross country team.
13 pupils competed in this years cross country event, which was held at Lewsey park. A very popular event with over 100 children in each race. Our team did fantastically well winning 10 medals by coming in the top 20 and Cynthia (Yr.5) winning her race and the yr. 5 girls team winning overall. Results below -
Yr. 5 girls race - Cynthia 1st, Goda 3rd, Rufaro 4th, Grace 6th and Chelsea 11th.
Yr. 5 boys race - Sean 9th place
Yr.6 girls race - Annya 2nd, Sophia 19th
Yr. 6 boys race - Rojae 6th place, Khalil 14th
KS1 Sport Festival
10 pupils went to Inspire and represented the school at a multi skills sports festival. Pupils had the opportunity to play 4 different sports including rugby, hockey, bench ball and basketball. The pupils had a fantastic time.
Wigmore entered two teams for this years event hosted at Luton rugby club. We qualified from the group stage with some fantastic performances, winning 5 and drawing 1. After a hard fought quarter final we lost 5-4 in extra time to Pitron hill. The team then finished with a couple of wins to finish the event 5th overall. Pupils enjoyed their day out and played some great rugby.
9 pupils from Yr. 5/6 participated in the dodgeball event @ Inspire sports centre. The team had great fun competing against 7 other teams in their group but sadly were unable to qualify for the quarter finals.
The year 5/6 boys football team have completed all their fixtures for the pooling league. The team has performed fantastically well by winning all of their fixtures and topping their group. They will now go into a new league against other schools that finished first in their groups. Great effort by the whole squad.
Icknield (2) vs. Wigmore (3)
Downside (2) vs. Wigmore (5)
Whitefield (0) vs. Wigmore (3)
Foxdell - Conceded the match, Wigmore 3 - 0.
The year 5/6 girls netball team have completed the pooling league for the Luton schools netball. A very young team made up from 6 girls from Year 5 and 2 from year 6 have performed incredibly well winning 3 matches and loosing just 1 match (which was their fist match together).
Yr. 5/6 Sportshall Athletics
18 pupils competed in the south and east region indoor athletics @ Inspire sports centre. Pupils participated in events such as obstacle relays, hurdle race, long jump, javelin and many more. Wigmore finished a respectable 5th place overall.
KS1 Sportshall Athletics
10 pupils competed in this years event held at Luton sixth form. Pupils competed in 8 events including long jump, speed bounce, javelin and sprinting races. Overall the team finished 3rd, which represent a fantastic performance from the team.
Year 3 / 4 Dodgeball Competition
8 Children took part in the Year 3 / 4 Dodgeball competition at Inspire on Wednesday 18th Jan.
The children showed fantastic throwing and dodging skills which helped them to win many games and reach the quarter finals.
Year 1 & 2 Net and Wall Sports Festival
10 children took part in a net and wall festival on Wednesday 1st Feb. The festival included Tennis, Volleyball and Badminton activities and the children showed a great level of skill. Well done to all involved!
12 pupils represented Wigmore at this years Luton schools badminton tournament. The 12 pupils were split into 3 teams and all competed in a group of 6 schools. All 3 teams played well and finished 3rd in their group narrowly missing out on the quarter finals.
Cross Country Relays 2017
Wigmore primary had 12 pupils represent the school at this years cross country event. The 12 pupils were split into 3 teams; a Year 5 boys team, year 5 girls team and a year 6 mixed team. All 3 teams performed incredibly well with the year 5 boys team finishing third and winning the bronze medal. The year 5 girls and the year 6 mixed team both won their categories and picked up the gold medals. Mr Marshall is extremely proud of every pupils performance.
Yr. 4 Boys Football Tournament
Congratulations to the year 4 football team who finished an incredible 4th place overall out of 38 teams. The boys lost in the semi finals to the eventual winners sacred heart. The team played some excellent free flowing football and should be very proud of their efforts.
Yr. 5/6 Girls Football Tournament
7 Girls represented the schools girls football team at this years event. The team was in a tricky group, with the standard very high. We finished 3rd in our group which qualified us for the shield competition. After winning the quarter final we played Ferrars in the semi final, narrowly loosing 2-0. The girls went on to win the 3rd/4th place playoff to finish 3rd in the shield event. Well done to all involved.
KS1 Football Festival
Our Year 1 and 2's had a great opportunity to learn and develop their football skills at Playfootball.net. The event was run by Stopsley High School leaders and consisted of dribbling, passing and shooting stations. The children had a great time and was exciting to see the great potential our footballers have.
Quadkids Athletics Yr. 5/6
8 pupils represented Wigmore at this years quadkids athletics event hosted at Stockwood athletics track. Pupils competed in 4 events - 80m Sprints, Long jump, vortex howler throw and 600m long distance. Our team were amazing and performed amazingly well to finish 4th out of 28 teams and narrowly missing out on the bronze medal by just 5 points.
KS1 Quadkids Athletics
8 pupils represented Wigmore at this years quadkids athletics event hosted at Stockwood athletics track. Pupils competed in 4 events - 60m Sprints, Long jump, vortex howler throw and 300m long distance. Our team performed amazingly well to finish 5th out of 25 teams. (Pictures to follow shortly)
Football & Netball Leagues
This years football and netball leagues have finished with another outstanding season for both teams. The football team qualified to the top division and finished a very respectful 5th overall, playing against some quality teams the boys held their own.
The Netball team qualified to the second division and grew as a team after loosing the first two matches they came back to win their last 3 matches to finish 2nd in the league standings.
Well done to both teams.
Luton Schools Bike Event
12 pupils represented Wigmore at this years event held at Cardinal Newman high school. pupils had to compete in sprinting races and endurance obstacle course with pupils racing several times to qualify for the major final. Wigmore individually and as a team performed amazingly well with our team winning the whole event and Edvinas Yr.5 and Sophie Yr.6 winning the individual gold medals. We have now qualified for the county final in June.
15 pupils attend this years orienteering competition held at dell farm. Pupils loved the map reading event and the team finished 10th out of 31 with their time of 24 minutes and 41 seconds.
Summer School Games
2 teams from wigmore primary qualified for this years county finals cycling competition. The event was held at Bedford athletics track with an opening ceremony with a BMX stunt show to inspire the children. The teams competed in two different disciplines, first of all sprinting races, followed by an obstacle endurance race. Both teams performed incredibly well with one team finishing 4th and the other team winning the silver medal by coming in second overall.
Town Athletics Finals
21 pupils qualified for this years town athletics final which was held @ Stockwood athletics track. The Team amazingly well finishing just out the medal places in 5th place out of all the schools in Luton. Individually our team won 5 medals (1 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze). Well done to all.