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ESFA National u18 Cup winners - posted 13th Mar

This is massive testament to the work of Sharon Brownlie and all the staff involved over the last few years to build this programme. Also, the investment and belief shown by the school itself in providing a platform for these girls to develop and play. It was a long day travelling up early to Nottingham and a pre match meal with the group on route. The girls were buzzing all the way up. It was great to have all the girls with us, plus a group of cheerleaders from the Netball Academy giving us plenty of support during the game. Many of the staff also joined us.

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Las Vegas - posted 22nd Feb

8 players and 3 staff flew out to Las Vegas on the 20th February having been invited to participate in a tournament known as the Mayors Showcase. They will play a team from Australia schools in a friendly fixture on the evening of the 21st after a day visiting the University of Las Vegas campus. They then take on at least 4 US High School outfits in the tournament itself, being observed by up to 80+ College and University coaches searching for potential scholarship candidates.

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Girls Football Academy raise the bar - posted 9th Feb

Over recent weeks the girls have really raised the Bar , For the second year running reaching the Schools National cup final which is scheduled to be played on Thursday 8th March at Notts County FC with a 4pm KO. As cup holders we hope to proudly represent Barking Abbey once again.  We have also had good results in the League where we are still in pole position most recently beating very tough Oaklands college 4-1 with a second half hat- trick from Kelly Wealthall and one from Andreya Ezekiel Meade after being 1-0 down at the break. Then this wednesday gone reaching the semi final of the ECFA college cup beating Seevic 4-0 and another Wealthall hat-trick complemented by one from lauren George in the semi final we face either Solihull or Barnsley drawn at Home on 21st March.

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Nine Barking Abbey Football Academy players shine for Essex in their Inter Counties Schools Trophy final win against DurhamTHEIR INTER COUNTIES SCHOOLS TROPHY FINAL WIN AGAINST DURHAM - posted 8th May

Nine Barking Abbey Football academy students all featured for Essex in their fantastic victory over Durham on Saturday 29th April 2017.  The Final took place at the Ricoh Arena, which is Coventry City’s home stadium. Barking Abbey players Solomon Ogunwomoju and Godfrey Kambaza were the two goal scorers for Essex in this hard fought Inter Counties Schools final.

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