Football

Football Update – 24 November 2015

November 24, 2015

The Under 16’s have been playing in the ESFA and County cups over the last two weeks. In the ESFA cup we travelled to Stover School where we recorded an excellent 4-1 win. We now play Oasis Academy from the Bristol area in the next round.   In the County Cup a depleted team travelled...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 28 September 2015

October 5, 2015

Canford School 3 – 1 Truro School   It has been a busy start to the term for our footballers. The ISFA AND ESFA cups have been a real test for our players.   The 1st XI started at Canford School and recorded an excellent 3-1 win. Goals from Francis, Dan and Gus secured a...

Cornwall Football Call-up for Trew Siblings

September 24, 2015

Rebecca Trew and William Trew have been celebrating this month following their call-ups to play football for Cornwall.   Rebecca, 13, has been selected for the first time to represent the Under 14 Girls team and will now be involved in a programme of games and training sessions over the coming year.   William, Rebecca’s...

End of Season Football Presentation

June 11, 2015

The football season ended with the school’s 9th annual football dinner.   The night was an opportunity to review the season with a superb video montage, which is produced by Mr Huckle.   The boys also have an opportunity to vote for their ‘Players Player’. This year’s awards went to the following boys:    ...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 04 May 2015

May 13, 2015

1st XI vs Falmouth School Truro School 1st XI went into their penultimate game against Falmouth School knowing a win would secure the County League. After a nervy 10 minutes Falmouth deservedly took the lead with a well worked goal. Truro responded and pressed hard for the equaliser. Toby Robinson brought the tie level with...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 27 April 2015

April 30, 2015

Three senior football games have taken place over the Easter period. Former Pupils Game On Easter Saturday the 1st XI entertained a Former Pupils team. Whilst the 1st XI had most of the possession the Former Pupils always looked dangerous on the break. However, the 1st XI were a little too strong in the end...

William Trew to follow in the footsteps of Frank Lampard

April 28, 2015

William Trew has this week been selected by the Independent School’s Football Association (ISFA) to play against three of England’s top football academies.   The one day tournament will see the ISFA Under 15 team play fixtures against Manchester United, Aston Villa and Liverpool on Saturday 16 May.   Hosted at Manchester United’s state-of-the-art AON...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 23 March 2015

March 27, 2015

Block Football Fixture vs Brannel School  Under 12: D 2.2 This was an excellent game of football. After a couple of early chances for Truro, it was Brannel who took the lead with a well taken goal. The 2nd half continued to flow from end to end. Brannel furthered their lead with another good goal. However,...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 16 March 2015

March 26, 2015

County Cup vs Mullion Under 15’s: L 6.5 on penalties. (3.3 after extra-time) In the Under 15’s County Cup Truro started much the better and found themselves 2.0. Mullion came back into the game and extra-time was needed after the game ended 3.3. No goals in extra-time saw the sides go to a penalty shoot-out....

Football Summary – Week Beginning 2 March 2015

March 11, 2015

There was a total of 16 games played last week across the age groups. Block Fixture vs Newquay Tretherras Under 12’s A: L 6.2   Under 12’s B: L 1.0   Under 13’s: L 5.0 The Under 13’s lost to a very good Newquay team. Nevertheless, there are some promising signs from the team that...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 23 February 2015

March 3, 2015

County Cup Fixture Truro School Under 12’s: L 6.1 The Under 12’s played Richard Lander in the County Cup and found themselves up against a very good side. Whilst there was much effort for the Truro players Richard Lander showed some real quality. Truro got to half-time and were losing 5.0. Nevertheless, a spirited second...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 9 February 2015

February 16, 2015

It has been a busy half-term in the football with this weeks action bringing the total number of matches played up to a staggering 52 games. This week the Truro School football teams had some tough block fixtures lined up against Penrice and Penryn. Truro School vs Penrice Under 12’s A: D 1.1    ...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 2 February 2015

February 9, 2015

Under 12’s Last week saw our Under 12’s progress in the County Cup with an excellent 2.1 win over Redruth. They also beat Polwhele 9.0 with Cameron Gurd and Luke Barnsley scoring 4 goals each. The other victory saw the Under 12’s B team win 3.1 Under 14’s Unfortunately the Under 14’s lost their County...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 26 January 2015

February 5, 2015

14 games took place last week. The 1st XI progressed to the next round of the County Cup with an excellent 1–0 win against Bude with Gus Angilley getting the crucial goal. The senior teams played Truro College last Wednesday and recorded a 0–0 draw and a 4–1 win for the 2nd XI. Our block...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 19 January

January 26, 2015

Our block fixture against Penair was disrupted with the weather, causing cancellations for the U15 and 16 teams. Nevertheless, we did manage to play some football. The U13 and 14’s both lost, but the Under 12 ‘B’ team recorded a 3.1 win whilst the ‘A’ team lost 3.1. The U15s had played the day before...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 12 January 2015

January 19, 2015

The term started off with two cancellations due to the weather conditions. However, the Under 12’s managed to play two fixtures against Truro Prep. In two competitive games our U12s came away with a 2-2. draw and a 1-0...

Will Selected for Under 15 ISFA Event

November 20, 2014

Will Trew, from the 4th Year, has been selected to attend the next Under 15 Independent Schools Football Association event at St George’s Park, Burton-on-Trent, at the Football Association’s National Football Centre.   Glynn Hopper, Head of Football at Truro School, said: “This is a terrific achievement by William to be recognised at National Level....

Football Summary – Week Beginning 6 October 2014

October 6, 2014

Our Under 15s played Bournemouth Collegiate in the last 16 of the ISFA cup.   With Bournemouth having links with Southampton FC and academy players in their squad, this was always going to be a difficult game. After an even 15 minutes, Bournemouth finally made the breakthrough. Two further goals before half-time left Truro with...

Football – Will and Joel Team Selections

October 3, 2014

Will Trew from the 4th Year has been selected for the U15 West Cornwall Football squad U15s for the coming 2014-15 Season, and Joel May from the 5th Year has been selected for the South of England Independent Schools squad. This is the first time we have had a player at that age group selected;...

Football Summary – Week Beginning 22 September 2014

September 29, 2014

There were four National Cup fixtures last week.   The Under 13s lost to Millfield Prep in the ISFA cup and the Under 16s to Liskeard in the ESFA cup. However, there were good wins for the Under 15s against Penair, winning 2:1, and the 1st XI had an excellent win against Helston 2:0.  ...