Dodgeball Tournament

Winning Team Knowsley Central

The biannual Dodgeball Tournament for Schools took place on Thursday 2 May at Greenbank Sports Academy. Eighty five pupils form seven schools came together to take part in this exciting game.

Pupils from Knowsley Central showed good form with Knowsley Central A winning the MLD Advanced section and Knowlsey Central C winning the MLD Interdermediate section. Cavendish High (Halton) won the intermediate PD/SLD Intermediate section and Merefield B won the Novice SLD section.

The days events were supported by students from Greenbank College, the Empower team and Panathlon Challenge who supplied staff, medals and certificates.

The tournament is part of the Merseyside Panathlon Schools Disability Events Programme that Greenbank Sports Academy host throughout the academic year. The competitions provide an opportunity for school pupils with physical disabilities and/or moderate / severe learning disabilities, to participate in competitive sports and promote inclusive sport in schools.

The results of the league were:

MLD Advanced Final

Knowsley Central A  3 v 2 Alt Bridge A

3rd / 4th place play off:

Knowsley Central B  3 v 2 Alt Bridge B


MLD Intermediate Final

Knowsley Central C  3 v 0 Lansbury Bridge

3rd / 4th place play off:

Sandfield Park A  3 v 1 Woodchurch High


PD/SLD Intermediate Final

Cavendish High  3 v 2 Merefield A

3rd place:

Palmerston A


Novice Section Final

Merefield B  3 v 0 Palmerston B

3rd place:

Sandfield Park B