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Hockey Match Reports: March 2017

March 28, 2017

The girls had the majority of the possession the entire game but struggled to get near the goal. Truro did find it hard on a number of occasions to get the ball in the ‘D’ as the entire team was in the ‘D’ so it was hard to get any attempts at goal. When Truro did manage to get a couple of shots at goal, it was straight at the keeper. Truro did well at being patience and trying not to force the ball forward continuously....

Rosslyn Park National Schools Rugby Sevens for Under 18s and Under 16s

March 27, 2017

The Under 16 and Under 18 Sevens teams travelled to London this week to compete in the Rosslyn Park National Schools Sevens, the largest rugby tournament in the world, with over 8000 youngsters playing across the course of the...

Truro School Fencers secure their No. 1 title at the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships

March 22, 2017

Truro School fencers have once again held onto the schools’ number one status for Public School Sabre Fencing after a successful days competing at the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships last...

Dom Goodwin Selected for Great Britain Lifesaving Senior Squad

March 21, 2017

Sixth Form student Dom Goodwin is to be congratulated on his recent selection for the Great Britain Lifesaving Senior Squad in preparation for potential selection for the European Championships and International programme for...

National Schools’ Cross Country Championships

March 20, 2017

After a long trip to Norfolk the previous day, on Saturday Finn, Harris, Alexander, Benjy, Isaac and Olivia competed for Cornwall against 45 other counties in the National Schools' Cross Country Championships at the Norfolk County Showground,...

Under 15 Rugby Team Win Plate Competition at Sherborne Sevens

March 20, 2017

The Under 15 rugby team are to be congratulated on their success at the renowned Sherborne School Sevens tournament on Sunday 19 March. The tournament attracted quality schools from far afield, including Bradford Grammar School, Rugby School, Eton College, Millfield and Marlborough...

Netball Report: March 2017

March 17, 2017

The Under 12's won their section easily, scoring 25 goals and conceding just 1. This ensured that they proceeded to the top section for the second round. With a comfortable first section Truro were not prepared for the higher level of play and in their first match were defeated by a strong Penryn side who went on to win the tournament....

Under 12 Girls’ County Hockey Tournament

March 17, 2017

Truro School hosted one pool of the Under 12 County Hockey Festival and having entered both an A and a B team were well represented. Within a pool of eight, the A and B teams were drawn into different sections and both played well in the early group stage....

Harris makes it on to the Podium in the National Inter-County Cross Country Championships!

March 14, 2017

On Saturday, Harris, Alexander, Benjy, Isaac and Jacob competed for Cornwall against 44 county cross country teams from across England, Wales and Scotland in the National Inter-Counties Championships at Prestwold Hall,...

Joanna races up the National Badminton Rankings

March 13, 2017

Joanna, who started playing Badminton in June 2015 at the Prep after-school Badminton Club, has had a very successful time since then. Her first tournament experience came in October 2015, at the Cornwall Under 13 Bronze event, resulting in a bronze medal in the singles and a silver medal in the...

Squash National Schools Championships Report 2017

March 13, 2017

This was Truro School’s first season competing in the most prestigious competition on the School Squash calendar at Under 15 and Under 19 levels. In the Autumn term the Under 15 team qualified comfortably for the last 16 of the knockout Cup event and the Under 19 team went into the Trophy after missing out in the Cup by a single...

Under 16 Badminton Girls’ Team go through to National Finals

March 7, 2017

Congratulations to our Under 16 Girls’ Badminton Team who performed fantastically at the South West Regional Championships in Bournemouth last week and will now go on to represent the SW in the National Finals in...

European Championships, Plovdiv – March 2017

March 7, 2017

Fencers Bertie, Maria and Caitlin all distinguished themselves for the GB Team at the Junior European Under 17 and Under 20 Fencing Championships in Plovdiv last week....

Swimming Report: March 2017

March 3, 2017

On Thursday 2 March we hosted our annual swimming fixture against Plymouth College Pentathlon team. Thins year we decided to give our younger swimmers some experience. These pupils turned out superbly to represent Truro against Plymouth...

Louis makes it to the finals at the Squash Wimbledon Junior Open 2017

March 1, 2017

Louis had a fantastic day at the Wimbledon Junior Open, beating off stiff competition from opponents above his own age group to make it through to the Finals, where a tough match saw him narrowly miss out on the title....

Hockey Match Reports: February 2017

February 28, 2017

After a late arrival from Penrice the girls were thoroughly prepared both physically and mentally to play the game ahead. The girls had a fantastic match against Penrice, with the ball pace strong and the passes successful the girls maintained possession of the ball....

Truro School Fencers qualify for the European and World Fencing Championships

February 15, 2017

Three of Truro School’s fencers have received confirmation this week that they have been selected to represent Team Great Britain at both the European and World Fencing...

Truro School have Regional Cross Country Success

February 9, 2017

On a very wet and windy Saturday afternoon on 4 February, seven Truro School pupils represented Cornwall at the South West Regional Cross Country Championships. Held at Truro School the course was just about holding up after a large amount of rainfall over the previous...

Netball Match Reports: February 2017

February 8, 2017

The B Team played against a strong A team from Plymouth College. The girls played an excellent game however the height of the opposition proved too much. The team played their very best through the match and are to be commended for their effort. Player of the match was...

Hockey Match Reports: January 2017

January 31, 2017

What a great start for the U14 boys’ hockey team. Playing a 7-a-side match against Truro Junior Hockey Club, they should all be very proud....