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Ping-pong prize for St Dominic’s girls

Ping-pong prize for St Dominic’s girls

A table tennis team from St Dominic’s Priory School in Stone won the Stafford District under-13 championship. Around 50 ping-pong players were at Sir Graham Balfour High School on 12th November for the annual Stafford and Stone School Sport Partnership Under 13 Table Tennis Championships. Schools each had four members of a team and...

Point for Old Boys in gripping game

Point for Old Boys in gripping game

In gripping game, Stone Old Alleynians gave second place Bartestree a run for their money. The game finished all square, but the Old Boys had enough chances to win the match. With early play shared in this West Midlands League Division 1 clash on Saturday 23rd November, the Old Boys had a scare after...

Pool shark Colin defends his junior title

Pool shark Colin defends his junior title

Colin Paterson defended his Stone and District Pool League junior title, seeing off an increased field of quality opponents to claim the trophy for the second year running. Colin didn’t drop a frame in recording victories over four opponents and was clearly the best cueist, having benefitted from tutorage from The Pavillionaires captain Neil...

Stone rugby players go pink for local derby!

Stone rugby players go pink for local derby!

Stone rugby players will have their Movember moustaches dyed pink for a clash with local rivals Eccleshall this weekend to raise money for breast cancer charities! Stone Rugby Club’s players have been taking part in Movember all this month to raise money in support of charities related to men’s health. However, they are going...

Stone Ladies 1st XI continue run of form

Stone Ladies 1st XI continue run of form

Stone Hockey Club Ladies 1st team continue to pile on the pressure for a top three league finish aftera 2-1 victory over Lichfield 2nds. The Enson Lane side put Lichfield under pressure from the off and following a good team attack, top goal scorer Annie Holmes fired a perfectly placed shot from a tight...

Stone Hockey Club round-up

Stone Hockey Club round-up

Stone Ladies 1st’s turned on the style to get a 7-0 win over Hampton-in-Arden and continue their winning form in the league. The Enson Lane side didn’t have to wait long for the goals to start going in. Within the first minute, Rachel Lloyd picked the ball up and with her pace drove into...

Stone Old Alleynians seen off by league leaders

Stone Old Alleynians seen off by league leaders

Stone Old Alleynians crashed 4 – 0 at West Midlands League One leaders AFC Bridgnorth on Saturday 16th November and saw one of their players taken to hospital with a badly damaged ankle. Bridgnorth had won 13 and drawn 1 of their 14 league matches and also fielded a team who had played at two...

Stone paddlers on the British Open podium

Stone paddlers on the British Open podium

  Paddlers from Stafford and Stone Canoe Club in Stone once again featured heavily in the Canoe Slalom British Open at the 2012 Olympic Venue in Lee Valley, London. In the Canadian Singles heats, club paddler Mark Proctor was 2nd and in C1W, another club athlete, Emily Woodcock was just edged out of third...

Stone RUFC 24 – Newport 5

Stone RUFC 24 – Newport 5

Stone rugby club saw off Newport 24-5 last weekend and continue to be the team to beat this season. New to the Merit League, Newport travelled to Stone hoping to make their mark. However, things did not start well for the visitors. Within five minutes of the kick-off they lost a man with a...

Old Boys crash out of the Staffs FA Vase

Old Boys crash out of the Staffs FA Vase

In a high tempo game at Yarnfield on 9th November, Stone Old Alleynians’ progress in the Staffs FA Vase was halted by high-flying Ball Haye Green in the second round. With the early stages even, the hosts came the closest to scoring with good interplay between Sam Wilson, Danny Heard and Nick Buckley, with...

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